David Ross (guitar) earned a B.M. in Guitar Performance and a B.A. in Composition and Theory from KeeneState College and an M.M. and Graduate Performance Diploma from the Peabody Conservatory at JohnsHopkins University. He has studied classical guitar withJosé Lezcano, Julian Gray, and Scott Tennant, and jazzwith Paul Bollenback, and has also performed regularly in masterclasses with Manuel Barrueco, Eliot Fisk, and Pepe Romero. Mr. Ross has performed extensively throughoutthe United States, playing both classical and jazz, and has won several international prizes and awards in festivals and competitions. He teaches music theory, ear training, and music history at Keene State College; improvisation, jazz guitar, and combo-jazz at the Vermont Jazz Center; and music history, art aesthetics, and jazz at Fitchburg University.