Dr. Adam Pettit has engaged audiences across the United States, Canada, and Mexico with performances characterized by the Los Angeles Times as "meditative," and "brilliantly colored, articulated and focused." Locally, he has performed at a number of established venues such as the American Guitar Society, KPFK's Global Village, LACMA's Sundays Live, and the Los Angeles Bach Festival. Dr. Pettit is also an experienced chamber musician, most
notably with the award-winning Helios Guitar Quartet, with whom he recently performed at the 2011 Guitar Foundation of America Convention in Columbus, GA. Dr. Pettit earned his Bachelors and Masters degrees from the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore in the studio of Julian Gray. He then continued his studies at the University of Southern California, where he earned the Doctorate of Musical Arts degree under the tutelage of William Kanengiser, James Smith, Brian Head, and Pepe Romero.

In addition to his solo appearances, Dr. Pettit collaborates with a number of ensembles in Southern California. Past appearances include the Santa Barbara Master Chorale, the South Coast Symphony, and most recently, the Orange County Guitar

Dr. Pettit serves on the guitar faculty at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music and Orange Coast College.

Sample Music

1. Cancion Play Download this Song
2. Cathedral Play Download this Song
3. Danza Play Download this Song
4. Prelude Play Download this Song
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