Judicaël Perroy has become widely known as an extraordinary virtuoso classical guitarist and musician with several prizes to his credit. In 1997 he captured the prestigious first prize of the 15th Guitar Foundation of America International Competition and Convention (GFA) awarding him tour of the United States and Canada with more than sixty concerts and master classes. In between his North American tour that year, he gave several concerts in France where his performances were broadcast live on France-Musique followed by extensive recital tours throughout the world.
Highly sought after and in great demand as a teacher, he is regularly invited to give master classes at many of the top conservatories and universities in the United States and abroad. Perroy’s students have won several top prizes in regional, national and international competitions including Guitar Foundation of America, while emerging as mature and upcoming rising stars of classical guitar and international music scene. Perroy is currently the Professor at the Ecole Nationale de Musique d’Aulnay-sous-Bois, a position which he has held since 2004. He holds the Certificate of Aptitude, and taught at the Ecole Nationale de Musique Blanc-Mesnil from 1995 to 2004.
$30 general admission; $25 for full-time students, members of the Baltimore Classical Guitar Society and seniors 65 and older. Tickets may be purchased here through BCGS.
Directions and parking information
UMBC is located about 10 minutes south of the Inner Harbor along I-95. For this event, free visitor parking is available in Lot 8, directly adjacent to the Performing Arts and Humanities Building, where Linehan Concert Hall is located — please see here for additional information.