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DJing my radio show, Guitar Journeys, on KUSF 90.3 fm

In a masterclass with Manuel Barrueco

San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Playing guitars by Romanillos, Fleta, and Ramirez, from the John Harris collection

Performing Torroba’s Sonatina at the “Historical Instrument Showcase” during the Guitar Foundation of America Convention 2008, San Francisco

Being introduced by David Tanenbaum at the “Historical Instrument Showcase” during the Guitar Foundation of America Convention 2008, San Francisco

Performing my arrangement of

Fratres, by Arvo Part,

with Jeff Anderle (and Max Stoffregen, out of frame) - San Francisco, CA

Photo by Su Yin Mah

Photo by Su Yin Mah

Photo by Su Yin Mah

Photo by Michelle Jorgensen

Beethoven, Symphony No. 7

Songs for Relief benefit concert

San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Dvorak, Slavonic Dance No. 1

Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra

Center Stage, Richmond VA

Go here to preview tracks from “Music for Compline,” sung by the “Sanctuary” choir.  Brian conducts on tracks  7, 9, and 14  (Palestrina’s “Scapulis suis,” Ortiz’s “Te lucis ante terminum,” and Byrd’s “Salve Regina”), and he sings on the rest. Enjoy!

Recent snapshots and soundbites

Rossini, Overture to La Gazza Ladra

Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra

Center Stage, Richmond VA

Preparing to begin “Project Beck,”

Atlantic Chamber Ensemble

In Your Ear Studios, Richmond VA

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Conducting videos available upon request.  Contact Brian at briandowdy@briandowdy.com

Mozart: Don Giovanni - University of Minnesota

Bizet: Le Tragedie de Carmen - University of Minnesota

Rostropovich Retrospective, Conductors Guild Annual Conference - with Stephen Klein, Ted Libbey, Patricia O’Kelly, Lambert Orkis, Rudy Vrbsky

New headshots by the wonderful photographer and baritone, Lu Zang. Thanks, Lu!

Pictures from live events

Floyd: Susannah - University of Minnesota Opera Theater

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 - Campus Gold Chamber Orchestra