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Wertheim Performing Arts Center
Florida International University 10910 SW 17 Street Miami, FL 33199
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Cuban born guitarist, Rafael Padrón, began studying the guitar at the age of eleven. Padrón has been featured in festivals like the International Festival of Guitar in Havana, Cuba; The International Festival of Music of El Hatillo in Caracas, Venezuela, where he premiered Leo Brouwer’s Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra No. 3, “Elegíaco”; The International Guitar Festival in Costa Rica were he premiered Leo Brouwer’s Suite “From Yesterday to Penny Lane”; The International Festival of the Guitar in Panama; The International Music Festival in Costa Rica; The Festival Iberoamericano de Guitarra, Tenerife, Spain; Rust International Guitar Festival and Competition, Austria; and Bruno International Guitar Festival, in Czech Republic.