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.

Schedule & Class Details

Click the button below to see the full festival schedule and details for every class!



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.


Festival Director – Jason Priset