The Heritage Guitar Ensemble started the year by performing with the Grammy Award Winning Los Angeles Guitar Quartet at the Eastern Shore Guitar Festival at Washington College. ?The group will also perform for First Friday of Leesburg, the LCPS School Board, the LCPS Guitar Festival, the Peabody Fret Fest as well as multiple performances at Heritage High School.
Over the last ten years, the HGE has performed in New York, NY, Cleveland, OH, New Haven Connecticut, Chestertown, MD at venues that include Trinity Church (NYC) and Yale University. Group highlights include the World Premieres of SHIKI: Seasons of Japan by Shingo Fujii and Cascade by Omid Zoufonoun.
The Heritage Guitar Ensemble is directed by Dr. Kevin Vigil who was recognized as the 2014 Shenandoah University Teacher of the Year for Loudoun County Public Schools.(Cultural Connections)