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Classical Guitar Events in Southern California

Classical guitar events (recitals, master classes, etc.) which have come to our attention are listed below.  While we make every attempt to provide an accurate listing, make sure you confirm all relevant information before getting on the road for an event. 

If you learn of an event which should be listed here, please let us know.

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Also of interest to guitar aficionados...

A number of music shops and venues in the SoCal area offer frequent, mostly non-classical, guitar concerts,  including Boulevard Music in Culver City, Trilogy Guitars in Playa del Rey, The Fret House in Covina, McCabe's Guitar Shop in Santa Monica, Fretted Products in Glendora, the Coffee Gallery Backstage in Altadena and Sierra Madre Music in Sierra Madre.  Notable classical guitar events in these venues will normally appear in the listing below.  

For updates and corrections to the Events list please contact       (Updated 21 August 2014)

 

Date

City

Venue

Contact

Event

August 2014

Saturday

August 2

7:30 PM

Free

Van Nuys

St. Andrew's Lutheran Church

15520 Sherman Way

NOTE: Change of Venue

American Guitar Society

(818) 758-0089

AGS Monthly Meeting

Tuesday

August 5

8:00 PM

Hollywood

Hollywood Bowl

2301 North Highland Ave.

Trumpet and Guitar

(323) 850-2000 

Miloš Karadaglić performing Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez" with the L.A.  Philharmonic

Friday

August 8

8:30 PM

Los Angeles

Gallery 1548 DTLA

1548 S. Central Ave.

(224) 595-7886

web

 The L.A. Duo with Jack Cimo, Recital

Monday

August 18

7:00 PM

Free

Fullerton

Fullerton Public Library

323 West Commonwealth Avenue

email

Orange County Guitar Orchestra (David Grimes, Conductor), Concert

Saturday

August 23

2:00 PM

Free

Torrance

Civic Center Library

3604 Artesia Blvd.

email

Orange County Guitar Orchestra (David Grimes, Conductor), Concert

Saturday

August 23

4:00 PM

Pasadena

Steinway Piano Gallery

150 E. Colorado Blvd.

Suite 101

Performing "City Vignettes" song cycle

email

Malkin-Trybek Duo (voice/guitar), Recital

Sunday

August 24

3:00 PM

Temecula

The Merc

at Old Town Temecula Theater

42051 Main St.

Classics at the Merc

(866) 653-8696

Michael Nigro, Recital

Wednesday

August 27

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 East Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

 Liz Cole email

VCCGS Monthly Meeting, Carlos Gonzales, guest artist

September 2014

Saturday

September 6

7:30 PM

Free

Valley Glen

Music 104

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 758-0089

AGS Monthly Meeting

Sunday

September 7

6:00 & 8:00 PM

North Hollywood

Republic of Pie

11118 Magnolia Blvd.

(818) 308-7990

 Leslie & Mark Duo (voice/guitar), Recital

Wednesday

September 17

12:00 N

Free

Pasadena

Pasadena Presbyterian Church

585 E. Colorado Blvd.

Music at Noon Series

(626) 798-2191 x243

Perfecto de Castro, Recital

Saturday

September 20

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

John Schneiderman, Recital

Wednesday

September 24

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 East Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

 Liz Cole email

VCCGS Monthly Meeting, Peter Yates, guest artist

October 2014

Saturday

October 4

7:30 PM

Free

Valley Glen

Music 104

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 758-0089

AGS Monthly Meeting

Saturday

October 18

8:00 PM

Orange

Irvine Lecture Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Members' Showcase Recital

Members' Showcase Recital

Wednesday

October 29

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 East Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

 Liz Cole email

VCCGS Monthly Meeting, James Edwards, guest artist

November 2014

Saturday

November 1

7:30 PM

Free

Valley Glen

Music 104

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 758-0089

AGS Monthly Meeting

Saturday

November 15

8:00 PM

Orange

Irvine Lecture Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

Miroslav Tadić, Recital

Wednesday

November 19

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 East Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

 Liz Cole email

VCCGS Monthly Meeting, Tony Harmon, guest artist

December 2014

Saturday

December 6

7:30 PM

Free

Valley Glen

Music 104

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 758-0089

AGS Monthly Meeting

January 2015

Saturday

January 10

7:30 PM

Free

Valley Glen

Music 104

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 758-0089

AGS Monthly Meeting

Saturday

January 17

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Members' Showcase Recital

Members' Showcase Recital

February 2015

Saturday

February 21

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

Anton Baranov (2013 GFA Winner), Recital

March 2015

Saturday

March 21

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Members' Showcase Recital

Members' Showcase Recital

April 2015

Saturday

April 18

8:00 PM

Orange

Irvine Lecture Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

Roberto Aussel, Recital

May 2015

Saturday

May 16

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Members' Showcase Recital

Members' Showcase Recital

June 2015

Saturday

June 20

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Directors' Showcase Recital

Directors' Showcase Recital

 

 

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