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Local professor, guitarist wins award

Published On: Mar 27 2012 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Mar 28 2012 07:20:46 AM EDT

A top-notch guitarist was honored before Martino's concert.


A top-notch guitarist was honored before Pat Martino's concert Tuesday night.

David Cullen received the Frank Scott Memorial Award from the Berks Arts Council.

Cullen currently teaches classical guitar at Kutztown University.

Back in 2004, he won a Grammy for best pop instrumental recording.

The award is in honor of the late Frank Scott, an iconic jazz musician from the area.