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SACRAMENTO GUITAR SOCIETY
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Locations for meetings, open stage and orchestra rehearsals:
Programs immediately follow Sacramento Guitar Orchestra rehearsals from 1:30 -2:50pm.
Refreshments and Starbucks coffee provided.
Our last concert of the 2014-15 season was Sunday May 17th. We're taking a break from monthly meetings until August and orchestra rehearsals until July.
Watch this space for updates. Our Spring Concert featured the Sacramento Guitar Society Orchestra, directed by Sean O'Connor, supported by the Live Oak Waldorf School guitar class in Auburn, led by Nan Shaw, Raphael Carpenter, students of the Sac Prep Music Academy led by Ben McClara, and Daniel Roest. About 100 people were in the audience.
Roland Dyens and many more great artists.
The Parkening International Guitar Competition will be held from May 26-30, 2015.
Guitar-centered House concerts in Shingle Springs - info email@example.com - announced dates:
June 13, 7pm. Davis Arts Center’s 6th Annual Classical Guitar Concert Series continues with Tatiana Senderowicz. Davis Arts Center members receive a 10% discount on tickets purchased in advance. Discount does not apply to children’s tickets. For more information on the series and to purchase tickets, visit www.davisartscenter.org/events/classical-guitar-concert-series/ or call 530-756-4100. Tickets are $15 general admission, $10 students and seniors, and $5 children 12 and under.
Contact: Erie Vitiello, Executive Director
530-756-4100, firstname.lastname@example.org www.davisartscenter.org
Saturday June 27, 2015, 7PM, TRIO SEVEN. St. Paul’s Church, 1430 J street, Sacramento 95814
Admission $15 General; $10 Student trioseven.com
Come enjoy an evening of classical masterworks, including Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite, and selections from Falla’s El Amor Brujo. The program will also include works by Rachmaninov, Bach, Gismonti, Grasso, and popular movie themes.
Founded in 2010, Trio Seven is an all Extended 7-string guitar ensemble that covers a range of styles, including baroque, romantic, classical, impressionist, and improvisatory.
Trio Seven seeks to expand and elevate the repertory of guitar ensemble through lucid transcriptions and original works.
Its current members are Matthew Grasso, Harry Stoddard, and Matthew Foley.
Matthew Grasso, Classical Guitarist and Composer, 530-759-9071, Website:matthewgrasso.com
Andrew York is one of classical guitars crowned jewels. Having a rich history in classical guitar and jazz expect a high degree of experience to draw from during your workshops.
Ed Gerhard is one of fingerstyle guitars greatest tone masters. Taking a simple set of changes whether soulful or contemporary he will coax and finesse endless color out of each note.
Macyn Taylor is a rising presence in the fingerstyle world. She trained with John Stropes at UWM and is a frequent performer at fingerstyle guitar festivals and concerts.
Maneli Jamal has found a passion and groove like no other. He consistently creates palatable compositions with excellent musicality and freshness in the ear.
Michael Chapedelaine is without a doubt the beach surfer guitar genius in the crowd. Having studied with Segovia this gifted player has a rich vocabulary of techniques for creating jaw dropping interpretations of classic gems.
Muriel Anderson began with and picked up where Chet Atkins left off. A consummate artist she has created an impressive catalog of compositions and recordings during her career. The queen of the craft she is well worth spending time with.
Tony McManus is one of the legends in the Celtic tradition who has taken his musical skill to a rare level of excellence. He has arranged Mingus in DADGAD, plays Bach on occasion, and mastered the Scottish "Shiver" with his thumb.
William Coulter is deeply rooted in Irish music and culture. Classically trained on guitar and aligned with the pure traditions of Ireland Bill produces a sonic feast for the ears in his arrangements and performances.
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Visit our sponsor, Kremona North America. Handmade guitars since 1924. Featuring the Artist Series Join us at 3823 V. Street in Sacramento, CA and CSUS Capistrano Hall to observe a rehearsal or join in with the Sacramento Guitar Society Orchestra at 1:30.
Free will donations cover costs. (916) 207-5678, Sean O'Connor, Director.
Community Outreach, Concerts, Orchestra and Special Events - a celebration of guitar!
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Mark your calendar for
Oct. 24 and Feb. 13:
George Sakellariou &
Jon Mendle October 24th
Two-Time Grammy winner Laurence Juber &
Peppino D'Agostino Feb. 13th
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