Kevin Shannon Guitarist
Kevin Shannon at Hillwood museum and gardens
The Hillwood Museum and Gardens
Kevin will be performing music from the French Baroque in collaboration with the New York Baroque dance company, July, 2014 at the Hillwood museum and gardens in Washington DC.


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Kevin Shannon solo guitar
Kevin will perform solo guitar at a private event, Saturday, May 24, 2014 in Herndon, VA



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Kevin Shannon solo guitar
Kevin will perform solo guitar at a private event on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Havre de Grace, MD


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet performance
Kevin will perform with his chamber group, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet on Friday, May 9, 2014. The concert will take place at the Engineers Club, Baltimore MD, where AGQ is artists in residence. Featuring works by Garth Baxter, Stephen Goss, Fred Frith, Joshua Bornfield, and Atanas Ourkouzounov.

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Atlantic Guitar Quartet performs with Peabody Camerata
Atlantic Guitar Quartet will perform with the Peabody Camerata on Saturday, April 26, 2014, at the Peabody Concervatory, 11 W Mt vernon pl, Baltimore, MD. The concert will include a premier of a work by composer Lewis Krauthamer http://www.lewiskrauthamer.net/


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet at Baltimore Composers Forum
Atlantic Guitar Quartet will perform as part of the concert series provided by the Baltimore Composers Forum. The event will take place on April 4, 2014 at An Die Musik, 409 N. Charles st Baltimore, MD. The quartet will perform works by Garth Baxter, and will premier a work written by composer Phillip Ravita. More info here:

http://baltimorecomposersforum.com/

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Atlantic Guitar Quartet at Baltimore Classical Guitar Society
Atlantic Guitar Quartet will perform at the Baltimore Classical Guitar Society as part of the societies composition commission concert. The concert will take place on March 9, 2014 at Towson University. The quartet will be premiering "Murmurs", a work written for the quartet by composer Joshua Bornfield (http://www.joshuabornfield.com/Home.html)

More info here:

www.bcgs.org


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet at Academy Art Museum
Atlantic Guitar Quartet will perform a full length concert at the Academy Art Museum on Friday, January 24, 2014. The concert will begin at 6pm. More info found here:

http://www.academyartmuseum.org/calendar.html

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Atlantic Guitar Quartet at Oldfields School
The Atlantic Guitar Quartet will perform a full length concert on Friday, Dec 4, 2013 at the Oldfields School.


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet CD release event
The Atlantic Guitar Quartet will be celebrating the release of their debut album with a CD release event. The event will take place on Sunday, November 17, 2013. It will be held at the Engineers Club at the Garret Jacobs mansion. There will be a short performance, followed by a cocktail reception.


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Kevin private concert
Kevin will be performing solo guitar for a private event at the Legg Mason building, Baltimore MD.

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Kevin at Hillwood
Kevin Will be performing at the Hillwood Museum and Gardens for thier annual French festival. July 13 2013, 11am - 4pm. Kevin will be performing 18th century French dance music on Baroque guitar, and will collaborate with the New York Baroque Dance Company.

http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/french-festival


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet Recording Session
Kevin will be recording a cd with the Atlantic Guitar Quartet. The CD will consist of new works written specifically for the quartet by composers, Ronald Pearl, Christopher Gainey, David Smooke, and Olivier Bensa. The CD plans to release in October, 2013.

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Atlantic Guitar Quartet Commision Award
Kevin and his group, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet have been awarded a commision grant and performance through the Baltimore Classical Guitar society. They will have a new work written for them by composer Joshua Bornfield, and it will be premiered at at concert in March, 2014.

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Atlantic Guitar Quartet concert
Kevin and his group, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet will perform concert on May 3, 2013 at the Peabody Institute, Baltimore, MD.

Thursday, May, 3, 2013, 7pm, Griswold Hall.


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet @ York College
Kevin will perform with his group the Atlantic Guitar Quartet at York College, Tuesday, December 4, 2012, 8pm. details can be found below:

http://athena.ycp.edu/wv3/wv3_servlet/urd/run/wv_event.DayList#wv_event.Detail?id=815594

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Performance with Divisio
Kevin Will perform with his group, Divisio, Sunday, December 2, 2012, 6pm at Emmanuel Episcopal church. Kevin will be playing percussion in a program of medevil music.


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet @ The Engineers Club
Sunday November 11, 2012 - Engineers Club 6:00pm

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Atlantic Guitar Quartet @ Harford Community College
Kevin will be performing with his group, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet on 10/28/2012 3pm at Harford Community College. AGQ will be performing some of thier recent commissions as well as works by David Pritchard, Augustin Castilla-Avila, and Arvo Part. details here:

http://www.harfordmd.com/event/Atlantic-



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Kevin Shannon performs with his group Diviso
Divisio, an early music ensemble based in Baltimore, presents an afternoon of Medieval music - from the catchy yet sentimental songs of minnesingers and troubadours, to the complex rhythms of Italian dance music and the contrapuntal labyrinth of Ars Nova. Come join us for some dancing, some love songs, and maybe even a battle or two!

Divisio:
Niccolo Seligmann - vielle
Tina Chancey - vielle
Brian Kay - lute, oud, percussion
Kevin Shannon - lute, percussion
Aik Shin Tan - recorders
Julie Bosworth - soprano

Suggested donation: $10

Grace and St. Peters Church
707 Park Ave, 21201-4703 Baltimore, MD ·

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Hillwood Museum
Kevin will be collaborating with the New York Baroque Dance Company to present music and dance from Baroque France. Sat, July 14, 2012 at the Hillwood Museum and Garden, 4155 Linnean Ave Washington, DC 20008.




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Atlantic Guitar Quartet @ Jordan Faye Contemporary
Kevin will be performing with his group, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet Friday June 8, 2012 @ Jordan Faye Contemporary. 1401 light st, Baltimore MD.

Works by Frith, Pearl, Smooke, Gainey, and Part.



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Atlantic Guitar Quartet @ The Engineers Club
Join Kevin and the Atlantic Guitar Quartet for a special multimedia event on Friday May 11th at the Engineer's Club, 11 West Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore MD 21201.

The quartet will perform works by Ronald Pearl, Olivier Bensa, Arvo Pärt, Fred Frith, and world premieres of works by David Smooke and Christopher Gainey.

Also featured will be artwork by Jonathan Zwi and performances by Peabody Dance and Junichi Fukuda.

Doors open at 7:30 for complimentary light refreshments and a cash bar.

Dress code at the Engineers Club is business casual.


tickets can be purchased here

http://atlanticgq.ticketleap.com/atlanti


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Atlantic Guitar Quartet @ Evolution Contemporary Music Series
Kevin will be performing with his group, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet as part of the Evolution contemporary music series' May 9 performance at An Die Musik. Baltimore, MD. AGQ will perform Ronald Pearl's "Be Not Afeard, Music from Prospero's Island", a five movement work written specifically for the quartet.

details can be found here:

http://evolutionseries.org/events.html


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The Broken Consort
Kevin will be performing a concert in collaboration with The Broken Consort. He will be performing Renaissance and Baroque music on Lute, Baroque Guitar, and Percussion.

The Broken Consort
Sunday, March 4, 2012 1pm
The Walters Art Gallery
600 N Charles St, Baltimore, Maryland
(410) 547-9000

http://thewalters.org/eventscalendar/eventdetails.aspx?e=2453




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Evolution Contemporary Music Series
Kevin will be performing with the Atlantic Guitar Quartet as part of the Evolution Contemporary Music Series' concert Entitled "Songs and Sweet Airs".

Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 8pm
7:00pm pre-concert conversation
Tickets: $15/$10 students



Evolution presents two remarkable, vastly different musical treatments of Shakespeare’s The Tempest: local composer Ronald Pearl's Be Not Afeard: Music from Prospero's Island and Paul Moravec’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Tempest Fantasy. Both composers will take part in the pre-concert conversation.


http://evolutionseries.org/events.html



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Atlantic Guitar Quartet @ Loyola College
Kevin will be performing with the Atlantic Guitar Quartet Friday, Feb. 3, 2012 7:30 pm at Loyola College. They will be performing works by Olivier Bensa, and Ronald Pearl.



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Atlantic Guitar Quartet
The Atlantic Guitar Quartet will be presenting a concert on Saturday, December 10, 2011, 7:30 pm at Jordan Faye Contemporary. The concert will feature new works written for four guitars by some of todays best composers, including a recently premiered work entitled "Be Not Afeard, Musc from Prospero's Island by Baltimore guitarist, composer and pedagogue Ronald Pearl.

Saturday, December 10, 2011
7:30pm
Jordan Faye Contemporary, 1401 Light st. [Federal Hill] , Baltimore, MD



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Atlantic Guitar Quartet
Kevin will be performing with his group, The Atlantic Guitar Quartet at the Engineers Club, where the quartet is an artist in residence. The program will include music from Roland Dyens, Olivier Bensa, and will also include the premier performance of music entitled "Be Not Afeard", by Ronald Pearl.

http://www.atlanticguitarquartet.com/tra

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Atlantic Guitar Quartet at Salisbury University
Kevin will be performing with his group, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet at Salisbury University, Thursday October 27, 2011 at noon.



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Federal Hill Parlor Series
Kevin will be performing on Lute and Baroque guitar with hexaCollective as part of the Federal Hill Parlor Series


Friday, September 23 · 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Jordan Faye Contemporary
1401 Light St [Federal Hill]
Baltimore, MD


This Parlor Series will feature performances of Early Music by singers Elizabeth Merrill and Sara MacKimmie in conjunction with other hexaCollective members.

Program:
"Beauty, since you so much desire" by Thomas Campion (1567-1620) - Elizabeth Merrill
"Can she excuse my wrongs?" by John Dowland (1563-1626) - Elizabeth Merrill
"Clear or cloudy" by Dowland - Sara MacKimmie
"Quel sguardo sdengosetto" by Monteverdi - Sara MacKimmie
"Begli occhi" a duet by Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) - Sara MacKimmie and Elizabeth Merrill


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Hillwood Museum
The Hillwood Museum and Gardens
Kevin will be performing music from the French Baroque in collaboration with the New York Baroque dance company, July 10-11 at the Hillwood museum and gardens in Washington DC.







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Atlantic Guitar Quartet
Kevin will appear with his group, The Atlantic Guitar Quartet on Sat, June 4 at 7:30 pm as part of the Spring St. concert series.

Program:

Cuban Landscape with Rhumba, Leo Brouwer

Gnossiennes, Stephen Goss

Flowing Through, Christopher Gainey

Lachryme, Stephen Goss

Cuban Landscape with Rain, Leo Brouwer

C, Ronald Pearl


for tickets click here:
http://springstage.ticketleap.com/atlantic-guitar-quartet/



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American University Chamber Singer
Kevin will be performing on Baroque and modern guitar with the AU Chamber Singers. The program will include the Washington, D.C., region premiere of the Missa Ego flos campi, a Baroque mass composed for the Cathedral in Puebla Mexico by the Spanish-born seventeenth-century composer Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla.

Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC, 20016

Phone: 202-885-ARTS

March 25, 2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
March 26, 2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

http://american.tix.com
Fee:
Tickets: $10 regular admission, $5 AU community and seniors
Peabody Renaissance Ensemble
Kevin will be performing as part of the Peabody Renaissance Ensemble. He will be featured on Baroque Guitar, and Percussion.

There will be a 2-night performance by the Peabody Renaissance Ensemble in celebration of the festive seasons!!

Performances on both Thursday and Friday, December 9, and 10, at 7:30 pm

tickets are $15, 10 (seniors), 5 (students)
free to the Peabody-Hopkins community

for more info:
http://www.peabody.jhu.edu/505?detail=event&id=7180&event_month=2010-12
Heaven's Noyse
Kevin will perform as part of Heaven's Noyse. He will be playing Bandora, Baroque Guitar, as well as a number of percussion instruments.

Heaven's Noyse will perform the music of John Playford, John Dowland, Anthony Holborne and others at Fredrick Presbyterian Church on November 28th at 4pm. This concert is FREE!!!!!!!






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THE ATLANTIC GUITAR QUARTET
Kevin will be featured with his new group, The Atlantic Guitar Quartet, in their first of many concerts at the Engineers Club at the Garret Jacobs mansion. The quartet consists of Kevin, Zoe Johnstone-Stewart, Jonathan Zwi, and Jaan Rannik. The concert will consist of works by Leo Brouwer, Roland Dyens, Stephen Goss, and Christopher Gainey.


The Engineers Club
Friday, November 12, 2010
doors open 7pm (pre concert happy hour with complimentary lite fare)
concert at 8pm.
tickets $15, $10 students, club members.











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Heavens Noyse
Kevin will be performing as part of "Heavens Noyse", an early music ensemble. They will be performing music for English broken consort, which is music written for recorder, Viol de Gamba, and a number of plucked string instruments including lute, cittern, and bandora.




Sunday November 7, 2010. 6:30pm ticket. $12, $8 students.

An Die Musik
409 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-4405







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Kennedy Center video
Here is a link to my performance at the Kennedy Center's Conservatory Project concert series:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klcdWnNn_hs








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The Hillwood Museum and Gardens
Kevin will be performing music from the French Baroque in collaboration with the New York Baroque dance company, July 10-11 and the Hillwood museum and gardens in Washington DC.





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The Peabody Consort
Kevin will be performing as part of the Peabody Consort in a concert untitled "A Woman Scorned". The concert will be performed at the Church of the Ressurection, Burtonsville, MD. It will tak place on Sunday, June 20, 2010 at 6pm. Featuring works by le Roy, Briceno, Merula, Sanz, Campion and others.




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The Textile Museum, Washington DC
Kevin will appear as a solo guitarist at the textile museum on Thursday, March 18, 2010. He will feature guitar works by, or inspired by Japanese composers.

Time: 7:30pm
Tickets: TBA



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Mid-Atlantic Guitar Festival
Kevin and the 1East Guitar Quartet will appear as clinicians at the Mid-Atlantic Guitar Festival on Saturday, March 13, 2010.

time: TBA
tickets: TBA




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The Kennedy Center
Kevin will be representing the Peabody Early Music Department at the Kennedy center, March 2, 2010. Appearing with Soprano Bethie Hungerford, Lutenist Kevin Dixon-Payne, and Lutenist Brian Kay.

Time: TBA
Tickets: TBA

Program: Tarquinio Merula "Canzonetta Spiritual Sopra alla Nanna"





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Concierto de Los Angeles
Kevin will performing as part of the guitar orchestra with the amazing William Kanengiser.
They will be performing "Concierto de Los Angeles" by Shingo Fujji. Conducted by Julian Gray.

Saturday
February 27th, 2010
8pm
Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School Auditorium
4301 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD

www.marlowguitar.org/





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The Peabody Consort
Kevin will appear as a guest artist with the Peabody Consort.

Concert will be February 23 2010, 7:30 pm at the Loyola College, Baltimore MD

Tickets: TBA
Program:TBA




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Peabody Renaissance Ensemble
Cristo e Nato: An Italian Christmas

Thursday, December 10, 2009
Friday, December 11, 2009

7:30pm Griswald Hall, Peabody Institute
$15 Adults
$10 Seniors
$5 Students with ID



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Peabody Prep Faculty Concert
The 1 East Guitar Quartet will perform at the annual Peabody Prep Faculty Concert on Sunday, November8, 2009, at 3pm. Goodwin hall, Peabody Institute. 17 East Mount Vernon Pl. Baltimore MD 21201









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1 East Guitar Quartet Full length Concert
Join me and the 1 East Guitar Quartet Thursday, November 12 at 8pm, at the Engineers Club at the Garret Jacobs Mansion, Baltimore Md.

This will be our first full length concert of the season, and we are kicking it off with a program new music written and arranged for four guitars.

Tickets $20, $15 advance, $10 students and seniors.Come early and enjoy the complimentary light fare, and cash bar.






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1 East Guitar Quartet NEW CD
Please check out the new cd from my group, the 1 East Guitar Quartet

http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/1eastguitar







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