Stacy Arnold is recognized for his artistry as a concert soloist, recording artist, and educator whose concerts have been described as "a variety of guitar music, stylistically pleasing in every way" and applauded for his innate musicianship, virtuosity, and beautiful tone. Mr. Arnold has toured throughout the United States at Universities, Colleges, Arts Organizations, and Classical Guitar Societies. Mr. Arnold's concerts are characterized by performances that represent the history of the guitar, presenting composers from 16th century Renaissance Spain to the modern day, featuring the Sambas, Choros, and Waltzes of Latin America.
Mr. Arnold serves as Professor of Classical Guitar Studies at Dallas Baptist University and holds a Master of Music degree in performance from Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of Music where he studied under the tutelage of world-renowned performer and teacher Robert Guthrie. He also holds a Bachelor of Music degree in performance from Middle Tennessee State University, where he studied under the guidance of Dr. William Yelverton. Mr. Arnold has been guided in master class instruction by David Tanenbaum (San Francisco Conservatory of Music) and Robert Guthrie (Taos, New Mexico)
Stacy Arnold's debut recording Classical Guitar features the music of Renaissance Spain, followed by his recordings Timeless and the music of J.S. Bach that feature music of the Baroque and the Venezuelan Waltzes of Latin America. Live in Concert is a live concert performance from 2002 in Dallas, Tx. that features an eclectic variety of beautiful 20th century music from Spain by Federico Moreno Torroba, the music of Brazil by Heitor Villa-Lobos, a well-known Prelude by J.S. Bach, and a Passacalle by Baroque guitarist/composer Gaspar Sanz. Mr. Arnold has also served as a faculty artist at Southwestern Assemblies of God University. Mr. Arnold's students have been rewarded acceptance and scholarships for both Undergraduate and Graduate degrees at Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of the Arts, The University of North Texas, Texas Women's University, Texas State University, and hold positions as the Professor of Guitar Studies on college campuses.
Stacy Arnold has toured throughout the United States at many prestigious and distinguished venues as The Waxahachie Symphony Association, Mississippi State University Concert Series, Cass County Performing Arts Council, Noel Masterworks Concert Series, Fort Worth Guitar Guild, Mu Phi Epsilon Sunday Concert Series, City Arts Festival, Lord of Life Lutheran Church Concert Series, Evangel University Artist Series, University of Louisiana, and Louisiana College. Stacy Arnold has also been a featured artist in "Arts Now" in Waxahachie Now as a concert artist.