08.15.15Second Place in the 2015 Wilson Center Guitar Festival and Competition

Samuel Hines placed 2nd in the 2015 Wilson Center Guitar Festival and Competition.
Repertoire performed in the finals:

Danza Paraguya by Augustin Barrios (Required piece)
Fandango by Joaquin Rodrigo,
Prelude in E major by J.S. Bach
Empress of the Pagodas by Maurice Ravel

07.24.15First place in the 2015 Sierra Nevada International Guitar Competition!

Samuel Hines won first place in the 2015 Sierra Nevada International Guitar Competition! .
The pieces which were performed were:

Prelude in E major by J. S. Bach
and two movements from the Mother Goose Suite
Pavane for a Sleeping Beauty and Empress of the Pagodas - by Maurice Ravel

05.27.15One of 15 competitors selected for the 2015 Parkening International Guitar Competition

Just received word that I\'ve been selected as one of 15 competitors for the 2015 Parkening International Guitar Competition! Here is a link to the competition website!!

03.01.15Waiting to hear from the Parkening competition

I recently recorded an audition video for the 2015 International Parkening Competition. Here is a link to check it out. Check back soon for news about my entry!

Empress of the Pagodas by Maurice Ravel
Bagatelle no. 3 by William Walton
Chaconne from Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor by J.S. Bach
Fandango by Joaquin Rodrigo
Prelude in E major from Violin Partita no 3 in E major by J.S. Bach

02.28.15Performing at the Vanguard University Guitar Festival

Samuel Hines will be giving a featured performance for Vanguard University Guitar Festival on Feb 28, 2015, at Needham chapel!