Sydney Guitar Trio with Rory O’Donoghue. Nov 18

In a program of guitar music with narrator, featuring works by Phillip Houghton, Richard Charlton (Banjo Paterson’s “the Geebung Polo Club” and nonsense poems by Spike Milligan) and Claude Gagnon’s “Alice in Wonderland”. Saturday 18th November 2017 Pre-concert talk 4.30pm, Concert 5pm Mosman Art Gallery, Art Gallery Way, Mosman 2088. For more details

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Classical Guitar Society Membership – for the financial year ending June 30, 2018. Membership subscriptions are valid from the 1st of July to the 30th of June of the following year.  To update your membership please download the pdf membership form. 2018 Membership form

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Presidents’ and Artistic Directors’ report September 2017

The past twelve months has seen the CGS work in the same routine that has served it well for decades. Regular meetings continue to be held on the first Saturday of each month (excluding January), the CGS Guitar Orchestra rehearsed and performed, and the annual summer school was held for

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Vale Gilbert (Tig) Thomas

Born 7 July 1926 Wagga Wagga, NSW Long term CGS member Tig Thomas passed away on August 30 after a brief illness. Tig was 91. Early in the CGS’s history Tig served as Treasurer – I believe was our longest serving Treasurer – and set us upon the path to

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For the Five-day course, Tuesday 9th – Saturday 13th January 2018. These scholarships are made possible by the generosity of and the Classical Guitar Society, Sydney. These are aimed primarily at promising and enthusiastic pre-tertiary and tertiary guitar students from regional areas around Australia. The scholarships will cover the Summer

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Songs and Dances JUNE 3 2017

The Classical Guitar Society Sydney Guitar Orchestra & Friends present Songs and Dances  Songs and Dances June 3 2017 flier This annual concert is one of the most popular events on the Guitar Society’s calendar. The CGS Orchestra and friends present songs and dances from South America, England and Europe –

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Inaugural 2017 ‘Win’ CGS Concerts at Farrer Brown Court, Castle Hill ARV – 2nd set of dates

Venue: Farrer Brown Court, Castle Hill ARV Gough Drive NSW 2154 ARV Farrer Brown greatly appreciates previous CGS entertaining performances, providing residents an important aspect of well being. The Inaugural 2017 ‘Win’ CGS Concerts provide an opportunity for members to perform a well rehearsed 1/2-hr segment of solo, duo or

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What’s On This Month

Our next monthly meeting will be held on Saturday 7th October – at our regular venue – Crows Nest Uniting Church Hall, cnr Shirley Rd and Nicholson st, Wollstonecraft. There will be a playing list so please bring your guitar and your best-prepared work.  Please remember that as a courtesy to others, keep performances down to 5 minutes so that everybody gets a go. Anybody wanting to play extended works can do so at the end of the meeting. More on the ‘This Month’ page, see link below.

The CGS monthly radio broadcast airs live on the third Saturday in each month at 6.00 pm on Fine Music 102.5 FM.
You can also listen online at:
(NOTE: Our program is not currently broadcast on the digital wireless channel).

For more on the two items above, click the link to our This Month page below:

Become a member / Renew your membership now!

Membership is due for renewal on the 1st of July each year. Renew using the application form, either online or in person at the next monthly meeting.

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