Andrew Blanch success!

Andrew Blanch success!

Andrew Blanch played a brilliant concert at the 2016 summer school. Andrew mentioned from the stage that that his program was also being used at the International Guitar Competition Maurizio Biasini that was held at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music the following week. This competition alternates biennially between three

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ANDREY LEBEDEV Saturday, 12 September 2015

ANDREY LEBEDEV Saturday, 12 September 2015

Andrey Lebedev. The young Adelaide guitarist taking Europe by storm. 7:30pm,  Saturday, 12 September 2015 Glebe Town Hall 160 St Johns Road Glebe NSW 2037. Adults $30. CGS members/concession $25 Works by Mauro Giuliani, J.S. Bach, Isaac Albeniz, Toru Takemitsu, Leo Brouwer, and Harrison Birtwistle. Asked by Julian Bream to perform new

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James Audet accepted into Mozarteum

CGS member James Audet has been accepted into The University Mozarteum (usually called the Mozarteum) in Salzburg. The Mozarteum – http://www.moz.ac – boasts among its many leading teachers Maria Isabel Siewers who visited the Society two years ago.   Over the last few years James has played as a soloist and

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The New Zealand Guitar Quartet – master class/workshop June 28

The New Zealand Guitar Quartet (Owen Moriarty, John Couch, Christopher Hill and Jane Curry) ran a master class and workshop for members of the CGS on Sunday June 28 in the Uniting Church at Crows Nest. The Hills players performed three works, Darryl Rule played the 1st and 2nd movements

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May 2015 – Guitar Society Orchestra and Friends

May 2015 – Guitar Society Orchestra and Friends

 Ensemble Extravaganza! Saturday 30th May 2015 7:30pm Ryde Anglican Centre 42 Church Street, Ryde  Tickets at the door $20 ($15 CGS members, conc) The CGS Orchestra and Ensemble will be featured. Special guests include the Canberra Guitar Society, the Hills Ensemble, the Carmen Trio, and ‘Completely Plucked’. This annual event has

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June 2015 – New Zealand Guitar Quartet

7:30pm Saturday, 27 June 2015 Glebe Town Hall 160 St Johns Road Glebe NSW 2037.  Adults $30. CGS members/concession $25 ”nothing less than extraordinary” ~ Motueka Music Society ”technical brilliance and emotional depth” ~ Christchurch Arts Festival “sublime musical entertainment” ~  Whangarei Music Society “scintillating” ~  Rotorua Music Society Formed in

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August 2015 – Duo Amythis

August 2015 – Duo Amythis

7:30pm Saturday, 15 August 2015 Glebe Town Hall 160 St Johns Road Glebe NSW 2037. Adults $30. CGS members/concession $25 The Duo Amythis is made up of guitarists Véronique van Duurling (Belgium) and Harold Gretton (Australia). Formed in December 2008, they have played concerts, both solo and as a duo, in

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October 2014 – Ermanno Brignolo

October 2014 – Ermanno Brignolo

  Segovia: un Omaggio Italiano Saturday 11 October 2014  7.30pm at Glebe Town Hall. 160 St Johns Rd Glebe. Tickets at the door $30  $25 conc/CGS members. Italian virtuoso Ermanno Brignolo performs a selection of pieces by Italian composers dedicated to Segovia or to the memory of the great master.

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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: http://www.finemusicfm.com
(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:
http://www.classicalguitarsydney.org/this-month/

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.

Click here to download the membership form.

 

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