August 10 - 7:00 PM Friday - Eastport, Maine - Moose Island, near the Canadian border.
Concert: Aaron Larget-Caplan & special guest Tim Pence
Aaron Larget-Caplan with special guest Tim Pence performs a classical guitar concert featuring the music of Mussorgsky, Bach, John Cage, Hovhaness, and Veneet Shende.
Location: Eastport Arts Center, 36 Washington St, Eastport, ME 04631
Cost: Call Eastport Arts Center for ticket information: 207-853-4650
Reservations at: https://eastportartscenter.org/
August 11 - 4:30-5:30 PM Saturday - Burlington, Vermont
Guitar Open Mic
Come listen and play music on acoustic guitars in a friendly environment. There will be solo, duet and trio performances by local guitar musicians, professional and amateurs. All levels of skills and styles welcome.
Location: Fletcher Free Library, Pickering Room, 235 College St, Burlington, VT 05401
Info: Contact John Halvey for more information; email@example.com
August 16 - 7:00 PM Thursday - Southbridge, MA
Concert: Aaron Larget-Caplan
Solo classical guitar concert of Landscapes, Meditations & Dances.
Location: Eastport Jacob Edwards Library, 236 Main St, Southbridge, MA 01550
August 29 - 7-9PM Wednesday - Hadley, MA - Northampton/Amherst Region
Classical Guitar Open Mic; Last Wednesday of each month
This monthly Classical Guitar open mic is a low key and low
pressure affair; perfect for trying out new pieces, getting used to playing in public, or just hanging out with fellow guitarists. Come to play or come to listen. All skill levels
Location: The Tap Room, 1 Mill Valley Rd, Suite C, Hadley, MA 01035
Contact & Info: Hosted by Jim Jewell, firstname.lastname@example.org
September 7 - 7PM Friday - Veronica Robles Center, East Boston
Concert: Son Jarocho Project - Zaira Meneses
Son Jarocho liberates musicians and audience members alike. Through singing amusing melodies, and reciting humorous versos, this fluid and vibrant performance invites people of all ages to participate.
Location: Veronica Robles Center, 175 McClellan Highway, East Boston, MA
Contact & Info: http://guitarandfriends.org/index.php/upcoming-events/
September 9, 1-3PM Sunday - Marion, MA; New Bedford, MA Region
Concert: Robert Bekkers Quintet, Featuring Quartett Giocosa
Guitarist Robert Bekkers joins Quartett Giocosa for an evening of quintets, string quartets, and solo guitar repertoire. Together the ensemble will perform Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco's Quintette Op. 143, and Mauro Giulini's Qintet for guitar and strings. Also on the program is solo guitar music by Giuliani and Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and Antonin Dvorak's famous Quartet No. 6, the American.
Cost: $20 General Admission; $15 Students/Seniors
Quartett Giocosa Website: https://www.quartettgiocosa.com/events
Ticket Info: Call (508) 353-2150 or go to brownpapertickets.com
September 15, 7:30-9:30PM Saturday - Porter Square, Cambridge, MA
Concert: Dave McLellan Classical Guitar
A home concert with Dave McLellan, sponsored by Cambridge Chamber Concerts in Porter Square. Program includes Couperin, Debussy, Villa-Lobos, Berkeley, Albeniz, de Falla, and more! Reserve a seat through Meetup.com (info below). Dave's programs are exciting and informative. The music ranges from 16th century Europe, through almost every country in South and Central America. Dave introduces all his pieces with interesting history and anecdotes about the the composers and their music.
Location: Porter Square, Cambridge, MA (For exact location signup at Meetup.com below)
Cost: Open to the public, but limited seating.
Contact & Info: For more info and to reserve a seat for this concert, signup through the Meetup.com website.
September 25, 7:30PM Tuesday - Gore Place, Waltham, MA - Boston Metro West
Concert: Jamie Balmer Classical Guitar
A Guitarist Jamie Balmer presents a solo guitar program entitled "The Silence Before Bach," exploring the extended world of J.S. Bach's solo instrumental music - its antecedents and the contemporary guitar music music it has inspired in Latin America. Program features music by Froberger, Kapsberger, Weiss, Brouwer, Villa-Lobos, Maria Luisa Anido, (and Bach).
Cost: $15 General Admission; $12 Members; $10 Students with I.D.
For Tickets & Info: https://goreplace.org/event/jamie-balmer-solo/
September 29, 8PM Saturday - Cambridge, MA
Concert: Radius Ensemble w/Aaron Larget-Caplan Guitarist
Radius Ensemble presents Solace playing the music of Golijov, Ruehr, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and Shostokovich. Guitarist Aaron Larget-Caplan will play the Ecologues by Castelnuovo-Tedesco for flute, English horn and guitar.
Location: Pickman Hall, Longy School of Music, 27 Garden St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Cost: $25 General Admission, $12 Students & Seniors ($4 surcharge for door tickets.)
Tickets & Program Info: https://radiusensemble.org/products/concert1
September 30, 10AM-3PM Sunday - Marlborough, MA - Boston Metro West
Guitar Show: Metro West MA Guitar Show & Swap Meet
We welcome all guitarists, musicians, vendors, collectors, and other interested individuals to our Metro West, MA Guitar Show & Swap Meet - the perfect venue to buy, sell, or swap guitars, amps, and all kinds of musical equipment & gear! (FMI-New England will be showing Kenny Hill New World Classical Guitars at the show.)
Cost: General Admission $10.00; children 12 & under free
Tickets & Program Info: http://sixstringmusiccompany.com/index.htm
October 21 - 3-5PM Sunday - Weston, MA - Boston Metro West
Technique Class: Presentation on Extended Guitar Techniques
Guitarist Catherine O'Kelly leads a presentation and workshop on extended techniques for the classical guitar. The presentation will begin with a discussion and performance of "The Prince's Toys" by Russian composer Nikita Kishkin, after which participants will earn to play the various extended techniques on their own guitars. So, please bring your guitar with you!
Location: Rivera Recital Hall, The Rivers School Conservatory, 333 Winter St, Weston, MA
Cost: Free and open to the public
Website Info: https://www.catherineokelly.com/schedule
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