Holiday Classics For Classical Guitar - December 07, 2017
Bentley Hotel
Alexandria, LA
6:30 PM
Private
Holiday Classics For Classical Guitar
 
Faculty Recital - March 27, 2018
Beidenharn Recital Hall
Monroe, LA
7:30 PM
FREE
Music of Dowland, Bach, Domeniconi, Bogdanovic and the Beatles

ulm.edu/vapa/
 
Guest Artist Recital - April 03, 2018
Marsch Recital Hall
Hattiesburg, MS
TBA
Free
Music of Dowland, Bach, Domeniconi, Bogdanovic and the Beatles
 
Guest Artist Recital - April 05, 2018
Poindexter Hall
1100 College Street, Columbus, MS 39701
7:30 PM
FREE
Music of Dowland, Bach, Domeniconi, Bogdanovic and the Beatles
 
Guitar Festival Dallas, TX - April 27, 2018
TBA
Dallas, TX
TBA
TBA
Music of Dowland, Bach, Domeniconi, Bogdanovic and the Beatles
 
Sugarmill Music Festival - May 20, 2018
Sugarmill, Rosalie Plantation
Alexandria, LA
TBA
TBA
Elizabethan Music and solos for guitar.

www.sugarmillmusic.org/

Past Events

 
Cain Budds and soprano Lisa Maxedon perform the music of John Dowland, J. S. Bach, Carlo Domeniconi, - October 03, 2017
BrainSurge Powered by Harmeyers 1260-F Texas Avenue, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
1260-F Texas Avenue, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301
6:30 PM
Nachtmusik Program 2017

Cain Budds, guitar

Come again! Sweet love doth now invite John Dowland (1563-1626)

Shall I sue

Awake, sweet love

Sleep, wayward thoughts

Flow my Tears

Fantasia

Forlorn Hope Fancy

Diferencias Diferentes Dusan Bogdanovic (b. 1955)

Intermission

Suite for Lute, BWV 997 Johann Sebastian Bach(1685-1750)

Praeludio

Fuga

Sarabande

Gigue

Double

Variations on a Turkish Folksong Carlo Domeniconi (b. 1947)

 
New Music on the Bayou - June 02, 2017
Biedenharn Recital Hall
Monroe, LA
7 PM
FREE
Ferdinando DeSena – Between Logic and Rhetoric for Guitar and Marimba with Dr. Gregory Lyons
 
New Music on the Bayuou - June 01, 2017
The Palace, Monroe – 7 PM
Monroe, LA
7 PM
FREE
Peter Dayton – Mar de Lurín, after paintings by Fernando de Szyszlo for Oboe and Guitar
 
Faculty Recital Featuring Trevor Davis, and Cain Budds - April 27, 2017
Howard Recital Hall
Ruston, LA
7:30 PM
Faculty Recital feraturing Dr. Trevor Davis, Saxophone and Clarinet along with Dr. Cain Budds, Guitar!

 
Guest Artist Recital - December 06, 2016
Lincoln Parish Library
Lincoln Parish Library, Ruston, LA
6:30 PM
FREE
Guitar Solos and Holiday Classics.
 
Tennessee Guitar Festival and Competition, 2016 - June 02, 2016 to June 04, 2016
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN
TBA
TBA
Solo Recital and Competition Judging.
 
Faculty Artist Recital - April 28, 2016
Trinty United Methodist Church--Burkhalter Chapel
Ruston, LA
7:30 PM
FREE!
Music of Bach, Barrios, Lauro, Dowland, Orbon and Giuliani!
 
Guest Artist Recital - March 24, 2016
Bossier Parish Community College
Bossier City, LA
3:30 PM
Music of Bach, Orbon, Giuliani,Barrios, Dowland and Lauro!
 
University of Louisiana at Monroe Guitar Fest 2016 - February 17, 2016 to March 28, 2016
Biedenharn Hall
Monroe, LA
7:30 PM
FREE!
 
Solo Recital - April 19, 2015
Shearman Fine Arts Center, Ralph Squires Recital
Lake Charles, LA
7:30 PM
FREE!
SOLO RECITAL

Music by:

Sanz

Mertz

Brouwer

Albeniz

Barrios

Pujol

Murcia
 
Solo Recital - April 07, 2015
TBA
Bossier Parish Community College
7:30 PM
FREE!
SOLO RECITAL

Music by:

Sanz

Mertz

Brouwer

Albeniz

Barrios

Pujol

Murcia
 
Solo Recital - March 27, 2015
Recital Hall
University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA
7:30 PM
FREE!
SOLO RECITAL

Music by:

Sanz

Mertz

Brouwer

Albeniz

Barrios

Pujol

Murcia
 
Voice and Guitar Recital - February 14, 2015
Howard Recital Hall
Louisiana Tech University
3:00 PM
Music for Voice and Guitar by:

John Dowland

Thomas Campion

John Bartlet

Giovanni Battista Pergoloesi

Giovanni Martini

Isaac Albeniz (solo guitar)

Benjamin Britten

 
University of Louisiana at Monroe Guitarfest 2015 - February 11, 2015
Beidenharn Recital Hall
ULM, Monroe, LA
7:30 PM
FREE!
SOLO RECITAL

Music by:

Sanz

Mertz

Brouwer

Albeniz
 
Louisiana Music Teachers Association Faculty Showcase - November 21, 2014
Main Hall
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Baton Rouge
6:00 PM
Guitar Music of Johann Kaspar Mertz
 
Chamber Music with Guitar - September 22, 2014
Magale Recital Hall
Northwestrn University, Natchitoches, LA
7:30 PM
FREE!
Guitar and Cello (Paul Christopher) Gnattali--Sonata for Guitar and Cello, Bogdanovic:

4 intimate pieces

Guitar and Flute: Piazzolla---History of the Tango.

Guitar, Flute and Cello: Gary Schocker---Garden Music.
 
Chamber Music Recital - September 21, 2014
Howard Recital Hall
Louisiana Tech University
3:00 PM
FREE!
Guitar and Cello (Paul Christopher) Gnattali--Sonata for Guitar and Cello, Bogdanovic:

4 intimate pieces

Guitar and Flute: Piazzolla---History of the Tango.

Guitar, Flute and Cello: Gary Schocker---Garden Music.
 
Chamber Music Recital - April 01, 2014
Art Gallery
Louisiana Tech University
7:30 PM
Solo guitar music by Scarlatti and Brouwer

Chamber Music:

Guitar and Cello (Karl Puljak) Gnattali--Sonata for Guitar and Cello

Guitar and Marimba (Gregory Lyons) Mark Francis--Triple Axis
 
Classical Guitarist Dr. Cain Budds in Concert at Del Mar College - January 24, 2014
Wolfe Recital Hall, Fine Arts Center Music Building, Del Mar College
Corpus Christi, TX
FREE
Works by Carver, Brouwer, Sor, Rodrigo and Scarlatti
 
Guest Artist Recital and Masterclass - November 01, 2013
Bossier Community College
Bossier, LA
12:00 NOON
FREE
Works by Carver, Brouwer, Sor, Rodrigo and Scarlatti
 
Guest Artist Recital: Cain Budds, guitar - October 24, 2013
Tuthill Performance Hall/Hassell Hall
Rhodes College, Memephis, Tennessee
7:30 PM
Works by Carver, Brouwer, Sor, Rodrigo and Scarlatti
 
National Association of Composers, USA National Festival - October 05, 2013
Howard Auditorium
Louisiana Tech University
3:00 PM
Performing East of...West of...

by Greg A Steinke

and

Blue Rag by David Cortello

 
National Association of Composers, USA National Festival - October 05, 2013
Howard Auditorium
Lo
7:30 PM
Free
Performing with the Louisiana Guitar Quartet

Brewing Suite by Joe L. Alexander

I. Krausen

II. Primary Conditioning

III. Zymurgy
 
National Association of Composers, USA National Festival - October 04, 2013 to October 05, 2013
Howard Auditorium
Louisiana Tech University
3:00 PM
Free
Concerts will be in Howard Performing Arts Center.

Performing Sonata No. 1 for guitar solo by Joshua Carver

and

Triple Axis with Dr. Gregory Lyons, marimba
 
Guest Artist Recital - March 27, 2013
Southeastern Louisiana University
TBA
TBA
Solo Recital featuring the works of Jose Broca, Peter Sculthorpe, Joaquin Rodrigo, Fernando Sor and a new Sonata written for especially Dr. Budds by Joshua Carver.
 
Faculty Solo Recital - March 19, 2013
Howard Auditorium
Louisiana Tech University
7:30 PM
Solo Recital featuring the works of Jose Broca, Peter Sculthorpe, Joaquin Rodrigo, Fernando Sor and a new Sonata written for especially Dr. Budds by Joshua Carver.
 
2013 University of Louisiana at Monroe Guitar Fest - February 22, 2013
Beidenharn Recital Hall
University of Louisiana at Monroe
Student Ensemble Recital for the 2013 ULM Guitar Festival...featuring "Fandango" by Liugi Boccherini
 
2013 University of Louisiana at Monroe Guitar Fest  - February 20, 2013
Beidenharn Recital Hall
University of Louisiana at Monroe
Solo Recital featuring the works of Jose Broca, Peter Sculthorpe, Joaquin Rodrigo, Fernando Sor and a new Sonata written for especially Dr. Budds by Joshua Carver.
 
Louisiana Tech Studio Concert - November 16, 2012
Lincoln Parish Public Library
Ruston, LA
10:00 AM
FREE!!!
solo and chamber music by Josquin de Prez, Beethoven, Handel, Dowland, Tarrega, Brouwer, Bach, Broca, Sainz de La Maza and Villa-Lobos!
 
Louisian Tech Guitar Ensemble and Studio Recital - November 06, 2012
Howard Recital Hall
Louisiana Tech University
7:30 PM
FREE!!!
solo and chamber music by Josquin de Prez, Beethoven, Handel, Dowland, Tarrega, Brouwer, Bach, and Villa-Lobos!
 
Louisiana Composer's Consortium Concert - November 03, 2012
Howard Recital Hall
Louisiana Tech University
3:00 PM
Free
Scenes from Heinrich Heine's Noth Sea Pictures by Joe L. Alexander for voice, clarinet, trumpet, violin, percussion and guitar
 
Faculty concert Series - October 30, 2012
Howard Recital Hall
Louisiana Tech University
7:30 PM
Free
Scenes from Heinrich Heine's Noth Sea Pictures by Joe L. Alexander for voice, clarinet, trumpet, violin, percussion and guitar

Pensamiento Espanol by Jose Broca, Renaissance and Romantic music for guitar and voice with Dr. Sean Teets, Tenor
 
Chamber Music Recital - October 26, 2012
Beidenharn Recital Hall
University of Louisiana at Monroe
10:00 AM
Scenes from Heinrich Heine's Noth Sea Pictures by Joe L. Alexander for voice, clarinet, trumpet, violin, percussion and guitar
 
Louisiana Tech Guitar Quartet - October 19, 2012 to November 11, 2012
Ouachita High School, Monroe, LA
10:00 AM
FREE
 
Louisiana Tech String
Area Recital
 - May 01, 2012
Howard Center for the Performing Arts
Ruston, LA 71270
7:30 PM
Free
 
Guest Artist Solo Recital - April 17, 2012
Bloomsburg University, Pennsylvania
TBA
7:30 PM
 
Faculty Recital Series
III--Cain Budds
 - April 12, 2012
University Center
Ruston, LA 71270
Free
located near the

campus quad by Keeny

Hall. Building #13 on

campus map
 
Guest Artist Recital, Cain Budds, guitar - March 27, 2012
Bossier Parish Community College
Recital Hall
3:30 P.M.
 
ODAIR ASSAD - March 08, 2012
Howard Center for the Performing Arts
Ruston, LA 71270
7:30 PM
The New York Times, in reviewing Mr. Assad's performance of Kevin Callahan's

Red Fantasy, said that "Mr. Assad's phrasing is highly personalized, with extreme rubato and articulation so varied as to sound almost impoverished...​and he gave a spellbinding performance." Join us for an evening of incredible music that will stir and move the soul of our audience.

Mr. Assad's performance is one that you won't want to miss! For ticket information call the Box Office between

1:30-4:30 M-F at 318-257-3942.
 
UAHuntsville New Music Festival 2012 - February 09, 2012 to February 11, 2012
TBA
Huntsville, Alabama
Performing Soundscapes for Guitar and Electronics by Dr. Joe Alexander
 
Faculty Concert
Series II
 - February 07, 2012
Howard Center for the Performing Arts
Ruston, LA 71270
Free
Featuring performances

by the Department of

Music Faculty
 
Louisiana Tech String
Area Recital
 - February 02, 2012
Howard Center for the Performing Arts Recital Hall
Ruston, LA 71270
7:30 PM
Free
 
Scholarship
Fundraiser Concert
 - January 27, 2012
Squire Creek Country Club
Choudrant, LA
6:30 PM
Private
 
Scholarship
Fundraiser Concert
 - January 24, 2012
Howard Center for the Performing Arts
Ruston, LA 71270
6:30 PM
$10/15
 
Solo Recital - December 14, 2011
Cypress Baptist Church
Bossier City, LA
7:30 PM
Private
 
Bossier Parish Community College - March 18, 2011
Main Campus - Building C - Theater
Bossier City, LA
10 AM
Recital and Masterclass


Concert 12 pm and Masterclass 10 am
 
Guest Artist Concert - March 11, 2011
Choral Room
Univ Louisiana at Lafayette
7:30pm
 
Guest Artist Lecture/Recital - March 03, 2011
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
10AM and 2 PM
Free
 
Louisiana Tech University - February 18, 2011
Lincoln Parish library
Ruston, LA 71270
10 AM
Guitar/String Area Studio Recital
 
Louisiana Tech University - February 17, 2011
Main Campus - Biomediacal Building-Rotunda
Ruston, LA
7:30 PM
Guitar/String Area Studio Recital
 
ULM Guitar Festival - February 16, 2011
University of Louisiana at Monroe
700 University Ave., Monroe, LA 71209
7:30 pm
 
Guest Artist Recital - January 27, 2011
Magale Recital Hall
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
7:30 pm
AA Fredericks Fine Arts Building
Cain Budds, guitar
 
Faculty Recital - November 02, 2010
University Art Gallery
Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA
7:30 PM
Free
 
Master Class - October 15, 2010
Giles Auditorium
Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS
12 PM
Free
 
Guest Artist Recital - October 14, 2010
Giles Auditorium
Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS
7:30 PM
Free
 
Recruitment concert - April 22, 2010
Alexandria HS
Alexandria, LA
1:30 pm
 
Faculty Scholarship Recital - March 26, 2010
Howard Auditorium
Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272
7:30 p.m.
Louisiana Tech University School of the Performing Arts Schorlarship Fundraiser
 
Concert and Masterclass - March 12, 2010
Main Campus - Building C - Theater
Bossier Parish Community College
10 AM
Concert 12 pm and Masterclass 10 am
 
Chamber Orchestra Kremlin - February 08, 2010
Howard Auditorium
Louisiana Tech Univ

Ruston, LA 71272
7:30 p.m
Admission $25.00
Performing Mauro Giuliani, Quinetto, Op. 65 for guitar and string quartet
 
The Man of La Mancha - October 24, 2009
RiverView Theater
Shreveport, LA

600 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA 71101

7:30 p.m.
$10 - $85
 
Miss Saigon - The Louisianna Lyric Opera - June 12, 2009 to June 13, 2009
Brown Auditorium
University of Louisianna at Monroe
7:30 PM
$15 - $75
Additional Performance June 14, 2:00 PM
 
Faculty Scholarship Recital - May 09, 2009
Dixie Theater
Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272
7:30 p.m.
Louisiana Tech University School of the Performing Arts Schorlarship Fundraiser
 
Choir Concert - May 05, 2009
Howard Auditorium
Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272
7:30 p.m.
Performing Romancero Gitano for Choir and Guitar
 
LA Tech Faculty Recital -- Music of Latin America - April 16, 2009
Stone Theater
Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272
7:30 p.m.
Free
 
Louisiana Composer's Consortium - April 05, 2009
LA Tech Howard Center Recital Hall
Ruston, LA
3 p.m.
FREE
Soundscapes for Guitar and Electronics by Dr.Joe Alexander
 
Louisiana Tech University Research Symposium - April 01, 2009
Wylie Auditorium
Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA 71272
Time TBA
Performing selected movements from Romancero Gitano by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Lecture: Nikita Koshkin: Insights into the Compositional Process and Style and performance of Usher Waltz by Nikita Koshkin
 
Louisiana Composer's Consortium - November 09, 2008
University of Louisiana at Monroe Biedenharn Recital Hall
3 p.m.
FREE
Petite Suite for Two Clarinets and Guitar

by Dr. Joe Alexander
 
Louisiana Composer's Consortium - November 02, 2008
LA Tech Howard Center Recital Hall
3 p.m.
FREE
Petite Suite for Two Clarinets and Guitar by Dr.Joe Alexander
 
Performance/Masterclass - October 29, 2008
Bossier Parish Community College
2-4 p.m.
FREE
 
TAMIU/LCC - April 18, 2008
Martinez Fine Arts Theatre
7:30 p.m.
Free
Ross Edwards Guitar Concerto with TAMIU/LCC Combined College Orchestra
 
Chamber Recital - April 11, 2008
Congregation of Saint John
In the Chapel
7:45 p.m.
Free
 
Solo Recital - February 06, 2008

University of Texas at Brownsville
8:00 p.m.
TBA
CANCELLED
 
Duo 46 - November 19, 2007

Martinez Fine Arts Center
7:30 p.m.
Free
 
Masterclass: Cain Budds - October 15, 2007
Kemp Recital Hall
Illinois State University
1-3 p.m.
Free
 
Solo Recital - October 15, 2007
Kemp Recital Hall
Illinois State& University
7:30 p.m.
$5.00
 
Solo Recital - October 13, 2007
Indianapolis Guitar Society
Time TBA
Free
 
Solo Recital - September 30, 2007
Chapel
Congregation of Saint John, Laredo, TX
2:30 p.m.
Free
 
Faculty Showcase - August 31, 2007
Martinez Fine Arts Center
7:30 p.m.
Free
 
Mini Recital Tour - July 12, 2007
Casa de la Cultura
antiguo templo del Carmen, Morelia Michoacan
8:00 p.m.
Free
 
Mini Recital Tour - July 11, 2007
Church of San Miguel Arcangel
Uriangato, Guanajuato
9:00 p.m.
Free
 
Mini Recital Tour - July 10, 2007
San Francisco de Asis
Acambaro, Guanajuato
8:00 p.m.
Free
 
Mini Recital Tour - July 08, 2007
Church of San Antonio de Padua
Salvatierra, Guanajuato
8:00 p.m.
Free
 
Mini Recital Tour - July 07, 2007
Sanctuary of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Acambaro, Guanajuato
9:00 p.m.
Free
 
Tuba on the Edge - May 12, 2007
Martinez Fine Arts center
4:00 p.m.
Free
You've missed it.
 
Chamber Recital - May 11, 2007
Chapel
Congregation of Saint John, Laredo TX
8:00 p.m.
Free
 
Young People's Concert - May 02, 2007
Martinez Fine Arts center
10:00 a.m.
Free
LCC Jazz Ensemble
 
Spring Concert - May 02, 2007
Martinez Fine Arts center
7:30 p.m.
Free
LCC Jazz Ensemble
 
Dance recital - April 29, 2007
Martinez Fine Arts center
7:00 p.m.
Free
Boccherini Quintet in D