Affiliate artist, classical guitar

John Mantegna received his BM and MM degrees from Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, MD, where he studied classical guitar with Aaron Shearer. He also studied flute and electronic/computer music while at Peabody, and composition with Lee Mitchell. Subsequently, he earned an MS degree in computer science from the Johns Hopkins University and pursued a career in computing, specializing in music technology. His current interests and activities include all of the above.

John Mantegna

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Classical guitar, music technology


  • M.M. (Performance - Classical Guitar), Peabody Conservatory
  • B.Mus. (Performance - Classical Guitar), Peabody Conservatory


Courses Taught

MUL BB - Applied Lessons, classical guitar

MU 060 - Intro to Music Technology