posted March 13, 2012

Classical Guitarist Robert Lunn to Perform on March 29

Classical guitarist Robert Lunn will perform at Hope College on Thursday, March 29, at 7:30 p.m. in Wichers Auditorium of Nykerk Hall of Music.

The public is invited.  Admission is free.

Winner of the 2008 Ruth Friscoe Award for his Sonata for Guitar, Lunn was a three-time recipient of the Donald and Marilyn Harris Scholarship at Ohio State.  He is currently an adjunct professor of music at Lake Michigan College, teaching theory and aural skills. 

Lunn is a 1996 Hope graduate, and holds a master’s in music theory and composition from The Pennsylvania State University and received his Doctorate of Musical Arts from The Ohio State University in June 2010.  He studied guitar with Larry Malfroid at Hope, and participated in a master class with Christopher Parkening in Montana during the summer of 1997. 

From the fall of 2000 to the spring of 2007, he was on the faculty at Hope College and Lake Michigan College, teaching guitar, composition and music theory.

More information about Lunn is available at his website at www.robertlunncomposer.com.

Nykerk Hall of Music is located in the central Hope campus at the former 127 E. 12th Street between College and Columbia avenues.