Sydney Guitar Summer School
This festival is the envy of many in the Americas and Europe. Carlos Bonell, January 2004
- 5 Day Summer School Events
- Artist’s Biographies
- 5 Day Summer School Timetable
- 2016 5 Day Sydney Summer School Brochure
- 2017 Junior Summer School
- 2016 5 Day scholarships announced
The Classical Guitar Summer School is an annual event organised in January by the Classical Guitar Society. It is arranged in graded classes and involves:
- Ensemble work
- Participation in a Guitar Orchestra. Music includes guitar orchestra works by internationally recognized guitar orchestra composers Vincent Lindsey-Clark and Paul Svoboda.
- Masterclasses and workshops
- Lectures and Lecture recitals
- The summer school tutors in recital. Thursday January 7, 7:00pm
- Matinee Concerts
- Open playing session for all participants. Thursday January 7, 3:10pm.
- Finale Performance. A free public concert of chamber music featuring all the participants and tutors. Saturday January 9, 5:30pm.
- Doug De Kroo Music Store
- www.guitarsonline.com.au Guitars for you to play and compare.
Tuesday 10th – Saturday 14th January 2017.
Ascham School Music Department
188 New South Head Road, Edgecliff, Sydney.
Download the general outline of the 5 day summer school. 2016 5 Day Summer School Timetabe outline @ December 2
Registration and Brochure
Download the brochure – 2016 Sydney Summer Sch brochure
Applications for the 2016 Regional and Rural scholarship have closed. Winners will be listed under “News and Events”.
Sydney Junior Guitar Summer School
Wednesday 6th – Saturday 9th January 2016
A fun and stimulating four day course for guitarists from 8 to approximately 14 years in age. Details on the brochure.
For more information please contact: Christopher Keane (02) 9389 6782 Raffaele Agostino (02) 9453 3113