Classical Guitarist Stacy Arnold is active as a soloist, recording artist, and teacher located in Waxahachie, Tx. (Dallas/ Ft. Worth), whose concert performances have been described as "a variety of guitar music, stylistically pleasing in every way". Stacy holds a Master of Music degree in performance from Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of Music (Scholarship recipient and Graduate Teaching Assistantship) where he studied under the tutelage of world-renowned performer and teacher Robert Guthrie. He also holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Classical Guitar Performance from Middle Tennessee State University, where he studied under Dr. William Yelverton. Mr. Arnold's teachers have included Robert Guthrie (Southern Methodist University), Dr. William Yelverton (Middle Tennessee State University), and John Pell (Belmont University). Mr. Arnold has been guided in master class instruction by David Tanenbaum, Gordon O’Brien, and Robert Guthrie (Taos, New Mexico).
Mr. Arnold serves as Professor of Classical Guitar Studies at Dallas Baptist University and Navarro College. Stacy has been a faculty artist at Southwestern Assemblies of God University, North Central Texas College, and Hill College. Mr. Arnold's students have been scholarship recipients for both Undergraduate and Graduate degrees at Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of the Arts, Texas State University, and Southwestern Assemblies of God University and are active participants in masterclasses and recitals at Classical guitar workshops/festivals.
Mr. Arnold has been a featured performer with the Waxahachie Symphony Association, Cass County Performing Arts Council, Noel Masterworks Concert Series, Mu Phi Epsilon Sunday Concert Series, City Arts Festival, Frisco Arts Festival, West Fest Music Festival, Robson Ranch Concert Series, Evangel University Artist Series, Mississippi State University Concert Series, University of Louisiana, and Louisiana College. Stacy has also been a featured artist in "Arts Now" in 2008 in Waxahachie Now Magazine as a concert artist.
-Stacy performs on a 2009 Joseph Slack Classical guitar (cedar-top), Elm Mott (Waco), Tx.