The IV Festival de Guitarra de San José will be at the Auditorio Roberto Sasso Sasso of the Universidad Veritas in Zapote from May 17 to 21.
Some 17 guitarists from Costa Rica and the Cuban Jorge Luis Zamora will perform. The guest of honor is Berta Rojas from Paraguay. Foreign guitarists also will give classes to local musicians.
Performances will be at 7 p.m. all nights except Saturday, May 21, when the time will be 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.
The festival will open May 17 with performances restricted to Costa Rican musicians. Zamora plays May 18 and Ms. Rojas May 19. The finale is at 7 p.m. May 21 when the participants will be accompanied by the Orquesta de Guitarras de Costa Rica.