Aerial Acoustics is a guitar duo featuring Dorothy Wagner on classical guitar and Dennis Smith on steel-string guitar. Their original instrumental music is an eclectic blend of New Age, jazz, classical and folk. Dorothy Wagner earned a Master's degree in classical guitar from the Yale School of Music, where she studied with Ben Verdery, and is an active freelance musician throughout the New York metropolitan area. She has recorded for the Neuma label and has been featured in Guitar Player magazine. Dennis Smith has been an active member of several musical acts throughout New Jersey for 15 years. His energetic and virtuosic style incorporates many genres including rock, jazz and blues. He has performed at the Village Gate and numerous venues throughout the tristate area.