CANCELLED - PLU Guitar Festival & Northwest Guitar Festival

In light of PLU's decision to move to distance learning through to the end of the semester, SOAC has made the difficult decision to cancel all events and performances during this time. Refunds will be issued for those who have already purchased tickets. Events will not be rescheduled at this time. If you have further questions, you may contact us at or or via phone during business hours (Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm) at 253.535.7150 (SOAC line) or 253.535.7602 (Music line).

PLU Guitar Festival & Northwest Guitar Festival  

This amazing three-day classical guitar festival features artists from throughout the Northwest with concerts, classes, Festival Guitar Orchestra and youth and adult competitions with prize money.  

Featured concerts will include:  

Friday, March 27 at 7:30pm in Lagerquist Concert Hall
Hilary Field, Alexander Dunn, Mario Diaz & Cameron O'Connor Duo, classical guitarists
This concert will feature four of the outstanding PLU & Northwest Guitar Festival Artists, including Hilary Field (Seattle), Alexander Dunn (Victoria), Mario Diaz & Cameron O'Connor Duo (Oregon), classical guitarists  
For tickets, please visit: Guest Artist Concert  

Saturday, March 28 at 8pm in Lagerquist Concert Hall
Iliana Matos, classical guitar
Over the past three decades, Iliana Matos has established herself as one of the world's preeminent classical guitartsts. As part of her world tour "Celebrating 30th Anniversary as a Performer" in 2016, legendary Spanish-Cuban virtuoso Iliana Matos completed a tour of nineteen cities in China, including a concert at the Shenyang International Guitar Festival. North American tours have included concerts in 23 cities, being featured by prestigious universities, guitar societies and festivals. In Mexico, she completed a tour of seven cities, including a concert and masterclass at the International Guitar Festival, organized by the Conservatory National of Mexico. For tickets, please visit: Guest Artist Concert

Sunday, March 29 at 1pm in Lagerquist Concert Hall
Guitar Ensembles & Orchestras
Various guitar ensembles and orchestras perform as part of the PLU & Northwest Guitar Festival.
For tickets, please visit: Guitar Ensembles & Orchestras

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Mary Baker Russell Music Center
Pacific Lutheran University - Mary Baker Russell Music Centr: 12180 Park Ave S, Parkland , WA 98447