Solstice Symposium 2019
for Classical Guitar
June 20th – June 23rd, 2019


With private lessons, master classes, receptions and evening concerts available to all registered participants, Solstice Symposium 2019 takes place over four days at two venues in Connecticut and offers expert instruction and performances by master guitarists, including: Jan Bartlema (The Netherlands), Patrick Kearney (Canada), Christopher Ladd (USA), Joseph Palmer (USA), and Dr. Andrew Zohn (USA).

Dates & Locations
June 20 - Thursday (day + evening): The Taft School, Watertown, CT
June 21 - Friday (day + evening): The Taft School
June 22 - Saturday (day + evening): Candlewood Farm, Higganum, CT
June 23 - Sunday (day): Candlewood Farm

Registration Fee for Participants
$200.00 per person (non-refundable). This full registration includes: 2 master classes, 1 private lesson, invitation to all 3 Evening Concerts* and receptions, and a performance in the Participants' Concert (June 23rd).

*For information on the June 2019 Evening Concert Series, click here.

It is possible to register only for master classes and/or a private lesson, however this partial registration does not include invitations to all program concerts and receptions. For details, contact us at: arts@candlewoodfarmartsfoundation

As this event has passed, REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. 

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Solstice Symposium 2019 and the Evening Concert series are made possible in part by the Taft School and friends and supporters of Candlewood Farm Arts Foundation.