Larry Aynesmith is an honoree of the Nevada Artist Fellowship Program. He has appeared on ABC Television and National Public Radio. He performs as a solo artist, in ensembles, and in symphony performances and concertos. His primary instrument is Classical Guitar and he also performs on Cello and other instruments.
Aynesmith has performed in master classes for many of the world's leading classical guitarists including Roland Dyens, Marc Teicholz, and Elena Papandreou.
Aynesmith is currently working on a new CD featuring his own compositions. He teaches select students Classical Guitar and received an M.M in Music at Butler University and doctoral study at Indiana University. Aynesmith is also an award-winning published poet. He founded the Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival, www.sierraguitar.org, and the Walnut Creek Guitar Series, www.walnutcreekguitar.org.