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SACRAMENTO GUITAR SOCIETY
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Locations for most meetings, open stage and orchestra rehearsals:
The Clara Auditorium in Midtown. There is free off-street parking adjacent to the Auditorium. The building and grounds take up the entire block and you want the backside of the campus. ENTER lot on "O" Street between 24th and 25th. Try this map link to get to the gate: Map Link
Programs immediately follow Sacramento Guitar Orchestra
rehearsals from 1:30 -2:50pm. Refreshments & Starbucks coffee provided. SGS is grateful to Edith Carmona at the Fair Oaks and Howe Starbucks.
July 17, 2016 Brian Burns and friends - Luthiers Gathering special event
Luthiers only: 1:30-2:50, Auditorium. Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Sac Prep across the courtyard. General Meeting and guitar building presentation 3-5pm.
Aug. 21, 2016 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Open Stage 3-4:30pm.
Sept. 18, 2016 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Sac Prep across the courtyard. General Meeting 3-4:30pm.
Oct. 16, 2016 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Mak Grgić, special guest presenter, 3pm
Dec. 18, 2016 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Then HOLIDAY CONCERT featuring SGSO and Black Cedar Trio
Jan. 22, 2017 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Open Stage 3-4:30pm
Feb. 19, 2017 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Then YOUNG ARTISTS SHOWCASE
March 19, 2017 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Open Stage 3-4:30pm
April 22, 2017 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Community Concert with Matthew Fish "The Solo Guitar Music of Johannes Möller, 3pm
NOTE CHANGE FROM EASTER APR. 16.
May 21, 2017 Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Auditorium. Then SPRING CONCERT
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GUITAR CONCERT SERIES LINKS
Jan. 7, 7pm Muriel Anderson in Concert, SGS Joint Fundraiser with Mosaic Law Congregation. The Center at 2300, 2300 Sierra Blvd. Sacramento
Jan. 22, 2017 SGS Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Clara Auditorium. Open Stage 3-4:30pm
Feb. 19, 2017 SGS Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Clara Auditorium. Then YOUNG ARTISTS SHOWCASE
March 19, 2017 SGS Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Clara Auditorium. Open Stage 3-4:30pm
April 16, 2017 SGS Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Clara Auditorium. Open Stage 3-4:30pm
May 21, 2017 SGS Orchestra Rehearsal 1:30-2:50 at Clara Auditorium. Then SPRING CONCERT
June 23-24, 2017: Acoustic Guitar Festival in Winters, California
SHINGLE SPRINGS OPERA HOUSE - World Class Guitar-centered Acoustic Music, House concerts in Shingle Springs - info Subscribe to our Email Roster:send a blank message to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Visit our sponsor, Kremona North America. Handmade guitars since 1924. Featuring the Artist Series Join us monthly for classical guitar ensemble rehearsals and performances undor the direction of Sean O'Connor, Director. Free will donations help cover costs.
December 18th, 3PM, HOLIDAY CONCERT at The Clara Auditorium - Black Cedar Trio and Sacramento Guitar Society's Community Guitar Orchestra Holiday Recital, Sean O'Connor, Director. $10 Donation
January 7th, 7pm, MURIEL ANDERSON! SGS joint fundraiser concert with Mosaic Law Congregation. TIX INFO
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SGS 2016-17 Season at Harris Center:
Season Tickets no longer available
Our Holiday Concert Sunday, December 18th at 3pm will feature the Sacramento Guitar Society Orchestra and special guests Black Cedar Trio, Steve Lin, Kris Palmer and Isaac Pastor-Chermak at The Clara Auditorium.
The guitar orchestra's program:
Percy Grainger: Ye Banks and Braes O’ Bonnie Doon
Jeff Claybaugh: We Three Bluesy Kings
Waters/Tchaikovsky: Sugarplum Money
Various: Enter Mr. Grinch
Leontovich: Carol of the Bells
Harris Center Concerts Reminder: Buy both Fall and Spring Shows to save even more off your SGS member discount.
FESTIVAL OF FOUR
Mar. 25 7:30pm
See the best, most entertaining nylon-string artistry all year at the Harris Center!
David Leisner, October 1, 2016
Smaro Gregoriadou, November 19, 2016
Zoran Dukic, January 14, 2017
GFA Winner: Thibaut Garcia, February 17, 2017
Duo KM, March 4, 2017
Connie Sheu, March 5, 2017
Irina Kulikova, April 15, 2017
SGS programs include high level ticketed concerts, local open stage and/or featured presenters, workshops, a professionally directed community guitar orchestra, schools outreach events, guitar donations to students in need, 100% scholarships for guitar education for those who can't afford it, a website serving as a hub of guitar information and activity, including a Teacher Database and a Regional Calendar, Spring and Holiday Concerts, and our Annual Young Artists Showcase. How to help make it go and grow? Be a MEMBER. Or make a contribution of any size - premiums are available for larger gifts - see DONATE.
Guest performers from Live Oak Waldorf School in Auburn at our Spring Concert