Monthly Archives: April 2012

Miles Franklin Music Festival 17-19 August

Attention guitar teachers. The Miles Franklin Music Festival is scheduled for 17-19 August 2012 for young players up to age 14. They have several guitar categories which are non-competitive.  Deadline for signup is 29 June.  You can find more details … Continue reading

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Guitar Quartet at Wesley – 30 May

Wednesday 30 May 12:40 – 1:20pm “Wednesday Lunchtime Live” concert.  ANU Student Guitar Quartet featuring Andrew Blanch, Campbell Diamond, Cal Henshaw and Andrey Lebedev, an exciting classical guitar quartet making their debut appearance in the Wednesday Lunchtime Live series!  $2 … Continue reading

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Andrey Lebedev and Ariel Nurhadi at Wesley – 16 May

Wednesday 16 May 12:40 – 1:20pm “Wednesday Lunchtime Live” concert.  Andrey Lebedev and Ariel Nurhadi, classical guitar students of ANU School of Music, performing a wonderful concert of Joaquín Rodrigo’s Tres Piezas Españolas, J.S. Bach’s Sonata for Solo Violin BWV … Continue reading

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Adelaide International Guitar Festival 9-12 August 2012

There is a great lineup of talent for Adelaide, including Canberra-based Guitar Trek – celebrating their 25th anniversary in 2012.  Click here to visit the festival website.

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Sculthorpe: Music for Guitar – 19 May 2012

Canberra International Music Festival “Australian guitar masterworks performed by young virtuosos” When: Saturday 19 May, 1:00pm Venue: Albert Hall Tickets: $39 // $35  Buy tickets.

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Duo Trystero on 17 May in Canberra

Duo Trystero (tenor Robert Macfarlane and guitarist Alex Tsiboulski) perform in Canberra for the first time with a program of music by Hans Werner Henze, Benjamin Britten, Alexander Goehr and Gottfried von Einem on Thursday, 17 May 2012.  The concert … Continue reading

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“Plenty of Strings Attached” – Canberra Times – 7 April 2012

The ANU School of Music has the best guitar studies department in the Southern Hemisphere, Jennifer Kingma writes.  (We already knew that!)  Read more online at

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Tim Kain National Tour 2012

Australia’s most renowned classical guitarist and teacher Timothy Kain will kick off his 2012 Australian solo tour with a premiere in the Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House, on Saturday, 14 April 2012 at 7:30pm.  Tim’s concert will feature a range … Continue reading

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