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Canberra Classical Guitar Society

Jacob Cordover & Laura Karney – 25 May at Wesley

“Cordover impresses with his intuitive musicianship and impeccable technique” Leicester Mercury, UK Currently residing in Barcelona, Australian classical guitarist Jacob Cordover enjoys a truly international career. His “consummate artistry” (Adelaide Advertiser, Australia) has enticed audiences in over a dozen countries … Continue reading

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Flamenco guitar workshop and dance classes

The Flamenco Centre Canberra provides an opportunity for aspiring Flamenco guitarists wishing to train in the discipline of live dance accompaniment as distinct from solo playing or concert recital playing. This privileged exposure allows you to develop an understanding of … Continue reading

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Joseph Tawadros “The Prophet” concert on 13 April

Please note this event is at St Christopher’s Cathedral, Forrest, Canberra Few books have left such a profound impression on so many people in East and West. The Prophet, the best known book by the Lebanese poet, philosopher and artist … Continue reading

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Lunchtime concert on 24 April at Wesley

Wednesday 24 April 12:40 – 1:20pm “Wednesday Lunchtime Live” Classical Guitars.  Campbell Diamond, Andrew Blanch and Ariel Nurhadi.  These three talented classical guitarists will perform works of Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, JS Bach, Domenico Scarlatti and Antonio José.  Paper note entry or … Continue reading

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CCGS meeting venue change

The regular monthly meetings of Canberra Classical Guitar Society and twice-monthly rehearsals of the Canberra Guitar Ensemble will be held at Ainslie Arts Centre in Braddon beginning on 7 April. View the  map here or click this link.

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Sunday Live – Free concert – 24 March

ABC Classic FM Sunday Live – 3:00pm – Live broadcast from Llewellyn Hall, ANU School of Music, Canberra presented by Emma Ayres. “A Lightly Latin Blend” In this penultimate Sunday Live from Canberra, flute and guitar duo Virginia Taylor and … Continue reading

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Masterclass with Pavel Steidl

During a recent visit to Canberra, Czech classical guitarist Pavel Steidl held a masterclass on the stage at Llewellyn Hall at the ANU School of Music.  ANU students Stephanie Jones, Alex Clark, Jesse Flowers and Campbell Diamond participated.  The photo … Continue reading

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Classical Guitar Composition Project – 2013 Winners

In 2010, Canberra Classical Guitar Society and Wesley Music Foundation launched The Classical Guitar Composition Project. Thanks to the generosity of the community, we conducted a second round in 2012 and are pleased to announce the two winners of the … Continue reading

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Mandolin semester starts 10 Feb

COME & PLAY MANDOLIN! WHEN: Sunday 10 February 2013 WHERE: Hellenic Club In The City, 13 Moore St, Canberra City (Atlas Room) WHAT: COZMO & COZYMO – SEMESTER 1, 2013 COZYMO The next one-semester length COZYMO Learning Group (Beginning) and … Continue reading

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Karin Schaupp & Pavel Steidl – 28 Feb

Music Viva’s 2013 concert program includes two of the world’s greatest guitarists perform together for the first time, in this striking concert experience. Australian Karin Schaupp and Czech Pavel Steidl, both equally acclaimed for their technical brilliance, bring their renowned … Continue reading

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