Contact: Evan McClanahan, 318-869-5656

Renowned Guitarist Muriel Anderson to Perform, Present Master Class at Centenary's Hurley School of Music on Dec. 11

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SHREVEPORT, LA -- The Hurley School of Music at Centenary College will present renowned guitarist Muriel Anderson in a concert and master class on Saturday, Dec. 11. The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall of the Hurley School of Music. Admission to the concert is $8.

Tickets will be available at the door, or patrons may call the music office of the Hurley School of Music at 869-5235 to purchase a ticket.

The workshop/master class will precede the concert from 2 to 4 p.m. in room 208 of the Hurley School of Music building. Admission to the workshop is $8 for observers. The cost for performers in the master class is $25. Guitarists who play in the workshop will receive two free sets of strings, courtesy of GHS Strings, one of Ms. Anderson's sponsors. Guitarists who wish to play for Ms. Anderson in the workshop should contact Evan McClanahan, the workshop coordinator, at 869-5656.

Acoustic guitarist Muriel Anderson was the National Fingerpicking guitar Champion of 1989. She has taken the music of her mentors, Chet Atkins and Christopher Parkening, and combined them with a heart and style that is uniquely her own.

Her show spans the musical world from Japanese Koto music and Spanish flamenco to Roger Miller's King of the Road. Muriel Anderson is very active in the music community as a performer, composer and writer. She has released five CD's, including Heartstrings, and has written several instructional guitar books.

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