from professional endorsements
Tichavsky, Director of School of Music, Universidad Regiomontana, Monterrey,
course was very motivating for our students in two ways: because of his
great human quality and receptiveness, along with his ability to communicate;
and his professional and unconditional commitment to teaching."
Norte, Monterrey, Mexico
artista demostro un dominio que se transformo en un inspirado mensaje
Philip Hii, Director of Guitar Studies at Delmar College and Corpus Christi
University, Corpus Christi, Texas; editor of the guitar forum for the
American String Teachers Association..
"Like a fine actor, Michael Carenbauer is able to assume
all of the necessary characteristics of a role, and deliver it with conviction."
Gene Bertoncini, jazz recording artist, instructor at Eastman School of
Music, former NBC staff guitarist on Johnny Carson's "Tonight"
"The popularity of the guitar makes it necessary for music departments
to seek out teachers-performers versed in all aspects of the guitar, a
most difficult task indeed...Michael Carenbauer is such a person.
He has full command of the classical guitar repertoire, and is a fine
jazz guitarist...he is a dedicated teacher with a giving, open mind to
the differing levels and musical directions of his students."
Norman Fagan, Commissioner of the Department of Culture and History of
the state of West Virginia...
"The enthusiasm, energy, and knowledge Michael Carenbauer
projects is electrifying and inspiring to future musicians, as well as
appealing to the audience".
Stuart Work, Director of the National Cathedral Middle School, Washington,
"Outstanding!..One of the best musical events we have had
at the school in a long time..Mr. Carenbauer brought them into the performance
with warmth and humor..."
Hall, Head, Department of Fine Arts, Univ. of Arkansas/Monticello
"The recital was
outstanding! You played so beautifully with sensitivity, attention
to detail and flair...thank you for being such a dedicated musician and
role model to our students...
Ellis, Director of Stifel Fine Arts Center, Wheeling, West Virginia...
again for your sensational performance at the Stifel Center...your excellent
rapport with (the audience) contributed to the enjoyment of the evening...
Klickstein, Co-Director of the program for guitar at the North Carolina
School of the Arts
"Michael Carenbauer has grown to represent
the leading edge in guitar pedagogy and will set new standards for excellence
into the 21st century."