Lute Fest 2022

Join us in Cleveland for an in-person festival this year!

June 26 – July 2, 2022

Plan to join us back at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland for an in-person Lute Fest with classes, lectures, lessons and concerts – a week not to be missed! We will follow covid-19 developments and comply with Ohio and Case Western Reserve University policies to keep everyone healthy. Proof of vaccination will be required. Scroll down to view a list of faculty and information about scholarships.



Robert Barto
Eduardo Egüez
Lucas Harris
Grant Herreid
Catherine Liddell
Nigel North
Paul O’Dette
Drew Minter – Voice
Bor Zuljan
Andy Rutherford – Lute Doctor
Hopkinson Smith – Patrick O’Brien Lecturer
Grant Herreid with Drew Minter – Ensemble Project


To donate to a scholarship fund and help support the next generation of lutenists, click here. Find all the instructions for applying for one of our LuteFest scholarships here:

Apply for a Scholarship!  (Word document download)



Festival Director – Jason Priset