Peter Lingen

Title: Teaching Associate in Music
Jenson-Noble 164
Phone: 1.563.387.2140
Email: [email protected]
Interests: Guitar, lute, class guitar

Peter Lingen first studied guitar at the McPhail School of Music in downtown Minneapolis, then with Albert Bellson in St. Paul and with Jeffrey Van at University of Minnesota in the BFA program. From 1973–78 he taught guitar for the Schmitt Music Company in Minnesota. In the fall of 1979 he began teaching at Luther College, while teaching guitar at several colleges and universities in Winona and Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has been living in northeast Iowa and teaching exclusively for Luther College since 1990. Peter Lingen performs guitar, lute and viola da gamba literature and has composed and arranged numerous works for guitar. His “Romance” for violin and guitar was published in 1979 by Cavata Music Publishers (Music of the Americas). In 1995 his “Hymns of Reverence” for flute and guitar was published by: ALRY Publications, Etc., Inc. P.O. Box 36542 Charlotte, NC 28236 (704)334-3413 Fax: (704)334-1143. He has also composed music for voice and guitar, viola and guitar, flute and guitar, works for piano, and a string quartet. His arrangements of Greek music for guitar and mandolin have been recorded with singer Maria Zouves. The CD is available from VAI of New York City 1-800-477-7146.

Sample Audio

Sonata Longo 483
Composed by Domenico Scarlatti