Sydney Guitar Summer School Events – 2018

This page will list the activities of the 2018 Summer School

The Five Day Course –

Tuesday 9th – Saturday 13th January 2018.

Ascham School Music Department
188 New South Head Road,  Edgecliff, Sydney.

Information appearing her will be –

  • List of works to be played in the Open Lessons.
  • Lectures and Lecture recitals.
  • Concert by Gary Ryan. Friday January 12, 7pm, Packer Theatre.
  • Concerts featuring Vincent Lindsey-Clark and the summer school tutors.
  • Details of the Social Evening.
  • Finale Performance. A free public concert of chamber music prepared during the summer school featuring all the participants and tutors. Saturday January 13, 5:30pm.

Chamber music rehearsals start at 9:25am on each of the five days.

The Ascham buildings open at 8:50am.

Finishing time is 4:30pm each day, but don’t forget –

the Gary Ryan concert on Friday and the Finale Performance on Saturday.


There is also a Four Day Junior Guitar Summer School – junior summer school 4 day


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What’s On This Month

Our next monthly meeting will be held on Saturday 2nd December at 2pm – 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 try to keep performances down to 5 minutes as a courtesy to others and so that everybody gets a go.

The next CGS monthly radio broadcast, “In Memorium: Phillip Houghton”, will be presented live to air by Darryl Rule on Saturday 18th November 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 items above, click the link to our This Month page below:

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