The 1991 Utah Suzuki Guitar Festival will begin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14, in the Provo Tabernacle, 50 S. University Ave., with guiest classical guitarist Frank Longay performing in concert.

Longay has studied guitar with Rey de La Torre and George Sakellariou at the San Francisco Conservatory. He is director of San Jose Guitar Talent Education ahd chairs the Guitar Committee for the Suzuki Association of the Americas.Tickets cost $5, or $3 for students and senior citizens. Tickets may be purchased at the door or by calling Norma McNamara at McNamara's Guitar, 377-7878 or 377-1031.

The festival will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 14-16, and will feature guitar master classes, recitals, parent topics and Suzuki workshops.