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Sound Carvings: Ric Larsen

Presented by Aurora University at Schingoethe Center, Aurora IL

Sound Carvings: Ric Larsen

Ric Larsen creates custom-commissioned classical guitars for clients such as Jim Perona, Gigmaster's 'Top National Guitarist,' and award-winning virtuoso Rene Izquierdo.

The exhibit visually portrays Larsen’s process, from selecting distinct woods originating in multiple continents, to carving and assembling core parts of the instrument and the labor-intensive process of polishing the final creation.

Ritsma said, “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to showcase a variety of

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Admission and parking are free.

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  • Nov 30, 2022 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 1, 2022 at 10:00 am - 07:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 2, 2022 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 5, 2022 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 6, 2022 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 7, 2022 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 8, 2022 at 10:00 am - 07:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 9, 2022 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Schingoethe Center

1315 Prairie Street, Aurora, IL 60504

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