21st Annual Texas Guitar Competition and Festival through March 4 Jonsson Performance Hall and University Theatre Admission: Free Remaining dates: Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 Various times
This unique annual competition, which began March 2, draws youth and college-level classical guitar competitors from across the globe and features master classes, lectures, college ensemble performances and concerts by internationally renowned guitarists. The competition final as well as ensemble and professional performances are open to the public. Check out the performance schedule here.
“Three Minutes” Author Glenn Kurtz March 5 Davidson-Gundy Alumni Center Admission: Free Sunday, March 5 6:30 p.m.
Glenn Kurtz presents the Mitchell L. and Miriam Lewis Barnett Lecture in conjunction with the 53rd Annual Scholars’ Conference. There will be a pre-event reception at 6:30pm with the lecture starting at 7:15 p.m. Kurtz is the author of “Three Minutes in Poland: Discovering a Lost World in a 1938 Family Film.”