Top Ten Billboard charting artist Annalisa Ewald has received rave reviews from critics and audiences - "ALL IN ALL, A DELIGHT"-Seattle Post Intelligencer, "...PLAYED WITH POLISH AND PANACHE." -International Review of Music, ""...EXQUISITE" -Downtown Magazine, NYC. "A RICHLY-SOUNDING GUITAR…WELL-PLAYED"-The News-Times, Santa Barbara. If your goal is an enchanted event that will captivate beautiful memories for a lifetime, then you should meet classical guitarist Annalisa Ewald. She is an absolute pleasure to work with. Her skills embrace the passionate music of distinguished Latin-American composers, the fire of flamenco, and the great guitar composers of Europe. Annalisa has won numerous prestigious awards for her solo concert series and has received praise for her performances at Caramoor, the Boston Early Music Festival, and Lincoln Center. In addition to private performances she is highly sought after for corporate funtions including Fidelity Investments, the USTA Open, and the Pilot Pen Tennis Tournament. At age 12 Annalisa was the protégée of Sophocles Papas, a close friend and colleague of the acclaimed Spanish guitarist, Andrés Segovia. She studied at the San Francisco Conservatory and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Classical Guitar Performance from Bard College. For many years, until his death in 2014, she was the private student of renowned international pedagogue and lutenist, Patrick O'Brien, Juilliard. Annalisa specializes in Latin American and Baroque music and also performs on period instruments.