Guitarist Chuck Allred earned his B.M. in Classical Guitar Performance from the University of North Texas, and his M.M. in Classical Guitar Performance at Southern Methodist University. Chuck is the Senior Teaching Fellow in Classical Guitar at SMU, under Professor Robert Guthrie. A two-time recipient of the Meadows Artistic Scholarship Award, Chuck was accepted into the Performer’s Diploma Program for Fall 2015 at SMU. He has taken Suzuki training with guitarists David Madsen and Andrea Cannon, and teaches with the Suzuki Strings of Dallas. Chuck is also adjunct guitar professor at Collin County Community College. Chuck enjoys performing classical, rock, blues, acoustic, and electric guitar throughout the DFW, and is thrilled to be a member of the Suzuki Music Institute of Dallas family.