Guest Artists

The Department of Music as well as Wake Forest University’s Secrest Artist Series presents internationally acclaimed performers in Brendle Recital Hall and Wait Chapel.

Music students have participated in master classes with opera stars Denyce Graves, Nathan Gunn and Ben Heppner; violinists Midori and Arnold Steinhardt; flutist Leone Buyse; percussionist Evelyn Glennie; clarinetist David Krakauer; trumpeter Allison Balsom; the Minneapolis Guitar Quartet; guitarist Carlos Perez; vocalist Meredith Monk; and Anonymous 4.

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Guitarist John Kossler, a student of Patricia Dixon, performs in a masterclass given by the Minneapolis Guitar Quartet in October 2010. Photo by Bill Ray.

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Clarinetist Jacob Eichhorn, a student of Eileen Young, performs in a masterclass given by David Krakauer in January 2011. Photo by Joanna Porter.