JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition postponed

Posted at 4:27 PM, Mar 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-19 16:34:01-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra has postponed the JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition. The competition, which was scheduled from June 3-5, is being pushed back because of the coronavirus.

“It is with a heavy heart that we made the decision to postpone the Competition," JoAnn Falletta, music director of the BPO and the namesake of the competition said in a statement. "We look forward to a time when we can again welcome them to Buffalo.

Ticket holders can visit the BPO website for canceled event ticket options.