Classical Guitarist, Arnold Yzaguirre is a highly talented performer and teacher. He started his classical guitar journey with Cain Budds at Laredo Community College in 2003 and then with Robby Gibson, Aleksandr Tsiboulski and Adam Holzman at the University of Texas at Austin in 2006. Mr. Yzaguirre is an active solo and ensemble performer from small to large concerts with audiences of 1,000+. Arnold is the founder/member of a classical guitar duo, Duo Cantabile which has been a feature in Austin and surrounding areas. He has also performed in several master classes with recognized guitarists such as Philip Hii, Douglas Rubio, Adam Holzman and Pasquale Rucco. He currently teaches classical and flamenco guitar styles and techniques in Austin. One of the highlights of his career thus far is being a part of Austin Classical Guitar. He is the current event manager which allows him to work directly with the Event Coordinator to achieve the best possible concert experience for over 30,000 classical guitar patrons yearly at 9 separate concert series include the ACG International Concert Series, Flamenco Austin, and Classical Cactus. Arnold is also an artist for Austin Lullaby Project, a professional collaboration with Austin Classical Guitar and Carnegie Hall Weill Institute. In his spare time, Mr. Yzaguirre enjoys, hiking, biking, building furniture with reclaimed wood, watching movies and lots of live music.