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Canberra Classical Guitar Society

Minh Le Hoang solo house concert – 18 January

The inaugural Canberra Classical Guitar Society “house concert” for classical guitar in Canberra hosted by Bill and Libby at their home in Rivett will feature Minh Le Hoang in a solo performance. Limited seating for 45 guests in a lovely … Continue reading

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Johannes Möller in Concert – 26 July

Canberra Classical Guitar Society is proud to present Swedish guitarist and composer Johannes Möller who has captivated audiences throughout the world with charismatic and soulful performances. In 2010 he was awarded first prize in the GFA Concert Artist Competition, considered … Continue reading

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Bradley Kunda “In the Woods” CD release concert -14 June

International prize-winning guitarist Bradley Kunda launches his debut solo release on Soundset Recordings with a special concert at the Wesley Music Centre on 14 June. IN THE WOODS CD LAUNCH Bradley Kunda, guitar | John Gould, viola | Rebecca MacCallion, … Continue reading

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Society meeting dates for June

Our regular monthly meetings are held on the THIRD Sunday of each month. Our next meeting is planned for Sunday,  15 June 2014. Ensemble rehearsal from 2:30-4pm and meeting from 4-5pm.  Ainslie Arts Centre, Elouera St, Braddon ACT 2612.  

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Matt Withers Solo Concert – 15 November

Matt Withers is the Head of Guitar at the University of Canberra Music and a Director of the Canberra Classical Guitar Society. He was recently named the Best ACT Classical Solo Artist of 2012 in the MusicACT Annual Music Awards … Continue reading

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Lutenist Nigel North in Canberra on 1 September

The Song Company presents Nigel North and the music of John Dowland The Song Company will present the second concert in its 2013 concert season entitled Dowland’s Lute with guest artistic director Nigel North. In celebration of the 450th anniversary … Continue reading

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Harold Gretton concert – 8 August

Thursday 8 August 7:30pm “An Evening with the Guitar” at Wesley Music Centre. Guitarist Harold Gretton invites you to lose yourself in the intimate sound world of this expressive instrument.  Works by Torroba, Castelnuevo-Tedesco, Regondi, Ginastera, Mertz, Gretton and Abril.  … Continue reading

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Timothy Kain, AM

Congratulations to Canberra classical guitarist and educator Timothy Kain on being made a Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia, announced on the Queen’s Birthday honours list. Tim has received the honour, “For significant service to … Continue reading

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Classical Guitar Teacher Recruitment – Afghanistan National Institute of Music

To Whom it May Concern, My name is Allegra Boggess and I am the piano and oboe teacher at the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) in Kabul, Afghanistan.  We are currently recruiting teachers to expand our program and we … Continue reading

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Lunchtime concert on 22 May – Andrey Lebedev

Wednesday 22 May 12:40 – 1:20pm “Wednesday Lunchtime Live” Andrey Lebedev is one of Australia’s finest young classical guitarists. In 2012 he won three major Australian instrumental awards including first prize in the Adelaide International Guitar Competition. This is Andrey’s … Continue reading

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