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Classical Guitar Events in Southern California

(Archive 2011-2012)

Date

City

Venue

Contact

Event

September 2011

Saturday

September 3

11:30 AM

Free to auditors

Long Beach

Room G-124

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

Thomas Viloteau, Master Class

Saturday

September 3

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-122

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

Thomas Viloteau, Recital

Thursday

September 8

12:00 Noon

Free

Los Angeles

Music Building

Room 247, Clausen Hall

Los Angeles City College

855 North Vermont Avenue

(323) 953-4000 ext.2880

 Westside Duo, Recital

Friday to Sunday

September 9-11

San Luis Obispo

California Polytechnic State University

email

2011 La Guitarra California Festival

Sunday

September 11

3:00 PM

Free

Newport Beach

Friends Meeting Room

Newport Beach Public Library

1000 Avocado Avenue

(949) 717-3800

  Modus Novus guitar duo, Recital

Thursday

September 15

8:00 PM

Playa del Rey

Trilogy Guitars

143 Culver Boulevard

(310) 305-7577

Roland Dyens, Recital

Friday

September 16

7:30 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2488

David Leisner, Recital

Saturday

September 17

10:00 AM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Room 105)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2488

David Leisner, Master Class

Saturday

Sept 17

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

Roland Dyens, Recital

Wednesday

September 21

12:30 PM

Free

Cypress

Cypress College

Room 304 Fine Arts Building

9200 Valley View St.

email

Lee Zimmer, Recital

Friday

September 23

7:30 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

Faculty Artist Recital

(818) 677-2488

Steven Thachuk, guitar,
Sarah Wass, flute, Recital

Wednesday

September 28

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Ramon Fermin, Recital

October 2011

Saturday

October 1

6:30 PM

San Pedro

Croatian Cultural Center

510 W. 7th ST.

web site AlmaNova Duo and Michel White Quartet, Recital

Tuesday

October 4

6:45 PM

Free

Claremont

Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum

Claremont McKenna College

385 East 8th Street

Homage to Federico Garcia Lorca

(909) 621-8244

Francesc de Paula Soler, Recital

Wednesday

October 5

12:00 N

Free

Los Angeles

United University Church

817 West 34th Street

Thornton School of Music Calendar

USC

Music at Noon

(213) 740-7399

 Cameron O'Connor, Recital

Saturday

October 8

8:00 PM

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society International Concert Series

(818) 947-2346

 Cameron O'Connor, Recital

Friday

October 14

7:30 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2488

 

 CSUN Guitar Faculty Recital

Saturday

October 15

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Showcase

Showcase Recital

Sunday

October 16

2:00 PM

Free

Simi Valley

Simi Valley Library

2969 Tapo Canyon

(805) 526-1735

Cameron O'Connor, Recital

Sunday

October 16

4:00 PM

Free

Riverside

Culver Center of the Arts

UC Riverside

900 University Ave

(951) 827-4629

  Miloš Karadaglić, Recital

Friday

October 21

8:00 PM

Free

Fullerton

Recital Hall

Performing Arts Center

Cal State University

800 N. State College

(714) 278-3371

Guitar Chamber Recital

Saturday

October 22

8:00 PM

Downey

Downey Theater

8435 Firestone

(562) 861-8211

Downey Symphony Orchestra (with Tim Callobre performing Rodrigo's "Concerto de Aranjuez")

Wednesday

October 26

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Jesse Davis and Juanita Wooten, Recital

Thursday

October 27

12:00 N

Free to auditors

Los Angeles

Music Faculty Building (MUS) 

Room 204

USC

(213) 740-7399

Paul O'Dette, Master Class

Friday

October 28

8:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Powell Library Rotunda

UCLA

Powell Music in the Rotunda

Peter Zisa, Recital

 Changed

Saturday

October 29

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-120

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

Peter Zisa, Recital

November 2011

Friday

November 4

7:30 PM

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

(818) 947-2346

Faculty and Student Guitar Recital (Tribute to Prof. Robert Mayeur)

Saturday

November 5

10:00 AM - 8:30 PM

Los Angeles

Central Los Angeles High School for Visual and Performing Arts

450 North Grand Avenue

Free for GFA members

2nd GFA Los Angeles Regional Symposium

Sunday

November 6

3:00 PM

Free

Laguna Beach

Laguna College of Art & Design

2222 Laguna Canyon Road

Laguna Beach Live

First Sundays

(949) 376-6000

email

Lee Zimmer, Recital

Thursday

November 10

12:45 PM

Free

Woodland Hills

Performing Arts Building Mainstage

Pierce College

6201 Winnetka Ave.

(818) 719-6476

directions

Duo Amantis (guitar/flute), Recital

Saturday

November 12

8:00 PM

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society International Concert Series

(818) 947-2346

 Jordan Charnofsky, Recital

Saturday

November 12

8:00 PM

Pasadena

Neighborhood Church

301 N. Orange Grove Blvd.

In Memory of the Masters

(310) 458-4504

John Schneiderman (lute/baroque guitar), with Musica Angelica, Recital

Sunday

November 13

3:00 PM

Santa Monica

First Presbyterian Church

1220 Second Street

In Memory of the Masters

(310) 458-4504

John Schneiderman (lute/baroque guitar), with Musica Angelica, Recital

Monday

November 14

7:30 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Alfred Newman Recital Hall

3616 Trousdale Parkway

USC

(213) 740-2584

email

USC Faculty Guitar Concerto Concert

Saturday

November 19

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

Nemanja Ostoich, Recital

Saturday

November 19

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-120

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

Frank Wallace, Recital

Saturday

November 19

8:00 PM

Pomona

Music Recital Hall

Cal Poly Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

(909) 869-3554

Cahueque & Noll (guitar/piano duo), Recital

Sunday

November 20

10:00 AM

Free to auditors

Orange

Bertea Hall 223

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist

Nemanja Ostoich, Master Class

Wednesday

November 30

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Christmas Play-Along (bring your guitar)

December 2011

Thursday

December 1

7:30 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Alfred Newman Recital Hall

3616 Trousdale Parkway

USC

(213) 740-2584

email

USC Classical Guitar Department Recital

Friday

December 2

8:00 PM

Pomona

Music Recital Hall

Cal Poly Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

(909) 869-3554

Cal Poly Pomona Guitar Ensemble (Buzz Gravelle, Director), Recital

Saturday

December 3

1:00 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2488

 

 CSUN Guitar Studio Concert

Saturday

December 3

4:00 PM

Free

La Verne

LaVerne Library

3640 D St.

(909) 596-1934

Westside Duo, Recital

Saturday

December 3

7:30 PM

Long Beach

Ruth Todd Memorial Concert Hall

Bldg. G, Room G-122

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

(562) 938-4411

Student Showcase Recital

Sunday

December 4

2:00 PM

Carson

La Corte Hall, Rm. A103

California State University Dominguez Hills

1000 E. Victoria Street

(310) 243-2049

CSUDH Guitar Ensemble Winter Concert, Scott Morris, Director

Sunday

December 4

7:30 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2488

 

 Guitar Ensemble and Chamber Music Recital

Friday

December 9

8:00 PM

Fullerton

Recital Hall

Performing Arts Center

Cal State University

800 N. State College

(714) 278-3371

Guitar Showcase Recital

Saturday

December 10

3:00 PM

Free

San Dimas

San Dimas Public Library

145 North Walnut Avenue

(909) 599-6738

 Westside Duo, Recital

Saturday

December 10

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-120

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

Student Showcase Recital

CANCELLED

Wednesday

December 14

7:30 PM

Free

Anaheim

Servite Theatre

Servite High School

1952 W. La Palma Ave.

(714) 774-7575 x1154

Servite Annual Christmas Concert (guitarists, band & choir)

Thuirsday

December 15

7:30 PM

Santa Ana

Symphony Hall

Orange County High School of the Arts

1010 N. Main Street

714-224-8847

Guitar Conservatory Holiday Concert

January 2012

Saturday

January 7

8:00 PM

Free

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M104

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 947-2346

Showcase Recital, Jack Cimo

Saturday

January 14

8:00 PM

Free

La Mirada

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts
14900 La Mirada Boulevard

 "Viva España!"

(526) 941-5779

(714)521-0774

La Mirada Symphony, Concert (with Jeff Cogan performing "Fantasia Para un Gentilhombre")

Sunday

January 15

2:00 PM

Free

Yorba Linda

Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace

18001 Yorba Linda Blvd.

(714) 993-5075

Amy Hite, Recital

Sunday

January 15

3:30  PM

(2:30 dance performance)

Free

Santa Monica

SGI Auditorium

525 Wilshire Boulevard

An Afternoon of Dance

email

Santa Monica Symphony (with Adam del Monte performing his new Guitar Concerto)

Saturday

January 21

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Showcase

Showcase Recital

Wednesday

January 25

12:00 N

Free

Pasadena

Pasadena Presbyterian Church

585 E. Colorado Blvd.

Music at Noon

(310) 458-4504

Malkin-Trybek Duo, (voice/guitar) , Recital

Wednesday

January 25

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Los Angeles Guitar Duo, Recital

Saturday

January 28

7:30 PM

Los Angeles

Gateway Christian Church

11760 Gateway Boulevard

Gateway Performance Series

(310) 473-3191

AlmaNova Duo, Recital

Saturday

January 28

8:00 PM

Playa del Rey

Trilogy Guitars

143 Culver Boulevard

(310) 305-7577

Martha Masters, Recital

Saturday

January 28

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-122

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

The Los Angeles Guitar Duo, Recital

Sunday

January 29

6:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Leo S. Bing Theater

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

5905 Wilshire Blvd.

Sundays Live (& webcast)

(213) 473-8525

Brasil Guitar Duo, Recital

February 2012

Wednesday

February 1

12:00 Noon

Free

Glendale

First Baptist Church of Glendale

209 N. Louise St. (at Wilson)

Glendale Noon Concerts

(818) 232-2114

email

Malkin-Trybeck Duo (voice/guitar),  Recital

Friday

February 3

8:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Jeanette McDonald Recital Hall

Rubenheimer Music Faculty Building

USC

(714) 875-8175

 USC Classical Guitar Department Alumni Recital

Sunday

February 5

2:00 & 4:00 PM

Beverly Hills

Schwimmer House

Chamber Music in Historic Sites

Da Camera Society

Brasil Guitar Duo, Recital

Friday

February 10

8:00 PM

Free

Azusa

Munson Chapel, East Campus

Azusa Pacific University

901 E. Alosta Ave

(800) 219-9920

email

Jason Vieaux, Recital

Saturday

February 11

8:00 PM

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society International Concert Series

(818) 947-2346

 Brian Head, Recital

Sunday

February 12

4:00-6:00 PM

Free to auditors

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 947-2346

Brian Head, Master Class

Wednesday

February 15

7:30 PM

Cerritos

Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts

12700 Center Court Drive

(800) 300-4345

email

The Assad Brothers, Recital

Thursday

February 16

7:00 PM

Los Angeles

Zipper Concert Hall

Colburn School of Performing Arts

200 South Grand Avenue

Baroque Conversations 2

(213) 622-7001 x215

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (with John Schneiderman playing baroque guitar)

Friday

February 17

7:30 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2246

Denis Azabajic, Recital

Saturday

February 18

2:00-6:00 PM

Free to auditors

Malibu

Raitt Recital Hall

Pepperdine University

24255 Pacific Coast Highway

(310) 506-4462

email

Christopher Parkening, Master Class

Saturday

February 18

4:00 PM

Free to auditors

Fullerton

Redfield Room (PA-170)

Performing Arts Center

Cal State University

800 N. State College

email

Denis Azabajic, Master Class

Saturday

Feb 18

8:00 PM

Orange

Irvine Lecture Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

 Johannes Moller, Recital

Thursday

February 23

2:00 PM

Free for auditors

Costa Mesa

Needham Chapel

Vanguard University

55 Fair Drive

(714) 556-3610

email

David Grimes, Master Class

Thursday

February 23

7:00 PM

Free

Costa Mesa

Needham Chapel

Vanguard University

55 Fair Drive

(714) 556-3610

email

Antonyi Kakamakov,  Recital

Thursday

February 23

7:30 PM

Free, reservations required

Los Angeles

Bovard Auditorium

3551 Trousdale Parkway

USC

Vision & Voices, Calendar & Reservations

L.A. Guitar Quartet and Phil Proctor, "The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote: Words and Music from the Time of Cervantes"

Friday/Saturday

February 24/25

Concert 7:00 PM Friday

Monrovia

Monrovia United Methodist Church

140 E. Palm Ave.

(714) 875-8175

Pacific Guitar Festival 2012

Saturday

February 25

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-122

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

David Isaacs (guitar) & Robert Johnson (piano), Recital

Saturday

February 25

8:00 PM

Irvine

Winifred Smith Hall

UC Irvine

19th Century Guitar Music on Period Instruments

(949) 824-2787

email

 John Schneiderman, Hideki Yamaya and & Peter Fisk, Recital

Sunday

February 26

3:00 PM

Covina

The Fret House

309 N. Citrus Ave.

(626) 339-7020

e-mail

Pacific Guitar Festival Winners' Concert

Sunday

February 26

6:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Leo S. Bing Theater

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

5905 Wilshire Blvd.

Sundays Live (& webcast)

(213) 473-8525

USC Thornton Guitar Orchestra & Ensembles

Wednesday

February 29

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Michael Nigro and the Vanguard University Guitar Ensemble, Recital

March 2012

Thursday

March 1

12:00 Noon

Free

Los Angeles

DaVinci Hall, Room 302l

Los Angeles City College

855 North Vermont Avenue

(323) 953-4000 ext.2880

Charles Suovanen , Recital

Friday

March 2

12:00 N

Free

Claremont

Balch Auditorium

Scripps College

1030 Columbia Ave.

Friday Noon Concert Series

(909) 607-3266

Jason Yoshida (baroque guitar and lute), Recital

Friday

March 2

7:30 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2246

Steve Thachuk (guitar) and Sarah Wass (flute), Recital

Tuesday

March 6

7:30 PM

Aliso Viejo

SOKA Performing Arts Center

SOKA University

1 University Drive

(949) 480-4278)

email

Paul Galbraith, Recital

Thursday

March 8

12:00 N

Free

Los Angeles

Room 204

Music Faculty Building (MUS) 

USC

(213) 740-7399

Andrew York, Master Class & Lecture

Friday

March 9

8:00 PM

Pomona

Music Recital Hall

Cal Poly Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

(909) 869-3554

Cal Poly Pomona Guitar Ensemble, Peter Yates, Director, Recital

Saturday

March 10

8:00 PM

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society International Concert Series

(818) 947-2346

 Colin Davin, Recital

Friday

March 16

8:00 PM

Free

Fullerton

Recital Hall

Performing Arts Center

Cal State University

800 N. State College

(714) 278-3371

Guitar Chamber Recital

Saturday

March 17

8:00 PM

Covina

The Fret House

309 N. Citrus Ave.

(626) 339-7020

e-mail

 Jeremy Collins, Recital

Saturday

March 17

8:00 PM

Orange

Irvine Lecture Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Showcase

Showcase Recital

Thursday

March 22

12:00 N

Free for auditors

Los Angeles

Room 204

Music Faculty Building (MUS) 

USC

(213) 740-7399

Shingo Fujii, Master Class & Lecture

Friday-Sunday

March 23-25

Los Angeles

Loyola Marymount University

One LMU Drive

(310) 338-5142

The 8th Annual LMU Guitar Festival

Saturday

March 24

4:00 PM

Culver City

Culver City Presbyterian Church

 11269 W. Washington Blvd

National Association of Composers/USA

(310) 838-4465

NACUSA-LA Guitarathon

Saturday-Sunday

March 24-25

Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center

1935 Manhattan Beach Boulevard

(562) 556-4824

Los Angeles International Flamenco Festival

Sunday

March 25

4:00 PM

Pasadena

The Neighborhood Church

301 N. Orange Grove Blvd.

National Association of Composers/USA

(310) 838-4465

NACUSA-LA Guitarathon

Wednesday

March 28

12:30 PM

Free

Cypress

Cypress College

Room 304 Fine Arts Building

9200 Valley View St.

email

Lee Zimmer, Recital

Wednesday

March 28

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Giacomo Fiore, Recital

Wednesday

March 28

7:30 PM

Aliso Viejo

SOKA Performing Arts Center

SOKA University

1 University Drive

Chamber Series

(949) 480-4278)

email

USC Thornton Guitar Orchestra with Bill Kanengiser and Shingo Fujii

Thursday

March 29

8:00 PM

La Verne

Ann & Steve Morgan Auditorium

University of La Verne

1950 Third Street

(909) 593-3511 Ext.4696

Los Angeles Jewish Symphony (with Vanessa Paloma, voice, and Jordan Charnofsky, guitar)

Saturday

March 31

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-122

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

David Rogers, Recital

Saturday

March 31

8:00 PM

Encino

Valley Beth Shalom
Synagogue

15739 Ventura Blvd.

(818) 436-5260

Los Angeles Jewish Symphony (with Vanessa Paloma, voice, and Jordan Charnofsky, guitar)

April 2012

Sunday

April 1

3:00 PM

Free

Laguna Beach

Laguna College of Art & Design

2222 Laguna Canyon Road

Laguna Beach Live

First Sundays

(949) 376-6000

email

AlmaNova Duo (flute & guitar), Recital

Monday

April 2

7:00 PM

Free for auditors

Los Angeles

Alfred Newman Recital Hall

3616 Trousdale Parkway

USC

(213) 740-2584

email

Pepe Romero, Master Class

Tuesday

April 3

7:00 PM

Free for auditors

Los Angeles

Alfred Newman Recital Hall

3616 Trousdale Parkway

USC

(213) 740-2584

email

Pepe Romero, Master Class

Wednesday

April 4

12:00 N

Free

Pasadena

Pasadena Presbyterian Church

585 E. Colorado Blvd.

"Music at Noon"

(626) 793-2191, x243

Isamu Nakashio, Recital

Friday

April 6

8:00 PM

Pomona

Music Recital Hall

Cal Poly Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

(909) 869-3554

Line Forms Here (guitar trio), Recital

Friday

April 6

8:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Jeanette McDonald Recital Hall

Rubenheimer Music Faculty Building

840 West 34th St.

USC

(213) 740-7399

Wenjun Qi, Master's Recital

Monday

April 9

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Free for performers and auditors

Valley Glen

Rehearsal Hall (Music 112)

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

Email for reservation to perform

Luis Zea, Master Class

Tuesday

April 10

12:00 Noon

Free

Los Angeles

Music Building

Room 247, Clausen Hall

Los Angeles City College

855 North Vermont Avenue

Daytime Concert Series

(323) 953-4000 ext.2880

Cameron O'Connor, guitar & Michael Matsuno, flute, Recital

Wednesday

April 11

7:30 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Alfred Newman Recital Hall

3616 Trousdale Parkway

USC

email

Ricardo Escobar, Doctoral Recital

Saturday

April 14

2:00 PM

Free, reservations requireed

Los Angeles

Alfred Newman Recital Hall

3616 Trousdale Parkway

USC

(213) 740-2584

email

USC Classical Guitar Department Recital

Wednesday

April 18

1:00 PM

Free

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room M104

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

(818) 947-2346

Guitar Faculty Concert

Wednesday

April 18

8:00 PM

Pomona

Music Recital Hall

Cal Poly Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

(909) 869-3554

Peter Yates (guitar & arpeggione), Nadia Shpachenko (piano), Recital

Saturday

April 21

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Showcase

Showcase Recital

Sunday

April 22

4:00 PM

East LA/Boyle Heights

Tamayo Restaurant

Chamber Music in Historic Sites

Da Camera Society

(213) 477-2929

Falla Guitar Trio, Recital

Wednesday

April 25

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Levante Guitar Duo, Recital

Wednesday

April 25

8:00 PM

Los Angeles

Cicada at the Oviatt

Chamber Music in Historic Sites

Da Camera Society

(213) 477-2929

 Eliot Fisk, guitar, Richard Stoltzman, clarinet, Recital

Thursday

April 26

8:00 PM

Los Angeles

Walt Disney Concert Hall

111 S. Grand Avenue

Web site

Pepe Romero plays Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez" with the L.A. Philharmonic

Friday

April 27

11:00 AM

Los Angeles

Walt Disney Concert Hall

111 S. Grand Avenue

Web site

Pepe Romero plays Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez" with the L.A. Philharmonic

Saturday

April 28

1:00 PM

Northridge

Music Recital Hall

Cypress Hall Music Building

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2246

Guitar Studio Recital

Saturday

April 28

8:00 PM

Los Angeles

Walt Disney Concert Hall

111 S. Grand Avenue

Web site

Paco de Lucia, Recital

Saturday

April 28

8:00 PM

Long Beach

Room G-122

Long Beach City College

4901 East Carson St

Long Beach CG Society

(562) 809-6818

Line Forms Hear, Recital

Saturday

April 28

8:00 PM

Costa Mesa

Renée & Henry Segerstrom Hall

Segerstrom Center for the Arts

600 Town Center Drive

(714) 556-2787

Pepe Romero plays Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez" with the L.A. Philharmonic

Sunday

April 29

2:00 PM

Los Angeles

Walt Disney Concert Hall

111 S. Grand Avenue

Web site

Pepe Romero plays Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez" with the L.A. Philharmonic

Sunday

April 29

2:00 PM

Northridge

New Mission Theater

18916 Nordhoff Street

(818) 780-2308

(818) 571-3116

RSVP, limited seating

Gregory Newton and David Grimes, Recital (benefit for Inspiring Notes Youth Music Program)

Sunday

April 29

2:00 PM & 4:30 PM

Los Angeles

24th Street Theater

1117 West 24th St.

Tickets

 "Pictures of an Exhibition", OC High School of the Arts Music & Dance event, featuring the Orpheus Guitar Ensemble and the USC Guitar Ensemble

Sunday

April 29

3:30 PM

Free

Claremont

Bridges Hall of Music

Pomona College

150 E. 4th St.

(909) 621-8155

 Jack Sanders plays Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez" with the Claremont Symphony, Robert Sage, Conductor

May 2012

Thursday

May 3

12:00 Noon

Free

Los Angeles

DaVinci Hall, Room 312

Los Angeles City College

855 North Vermont Avenue

(323) 953-4000 ext.2880

LACC Guitar Program, Solo Guitar & Ensemble Recital

Friday

May 4

4:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

United University Church

817 West 34th Street

USC

(213) 740-7399

 Cameron O'Connor, Recital

Friday

May 4

7:30 PM

Northridge

Cypress Hall (Music 158)

Cal State Northridge

18111 Nordhoff Street

(818) 677-2246

Guitar Ensemble & Chamber Music, Recital

Friday/Saturday

May 4-5

Free (except Friday recital)

Torrance

El Camino College

16007 Crenshaw Blvd.

ECC Guitar Department

3rd Annual El Camino Guitar Festival

Saturday

May 5

6:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Hancock Memorial Museum

USC

(213) 740-7399

Eva Beneke, Lecture/Recital on Bach's Chaconne

Saturday

May 5

8:00 PM

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room 106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

American Guitar Society

(818) 947-2346

Bickford Scholarship Contestants, Recital 

Wednesday

May 9

12:00 N

Free

Pasadena

Pasadena Presbyterian Church

585 E. Colorado Blvd.

"Music at Noon"

(626) 793-2191, x243

Michael Nigro, Recital

Friday

May 11

7:00 PM

Free

Fullerton

Concert Hall

Fullerton Museum 

301 N. Pomona Blvd.

(714) 774-7575 x1154

Servite High School Guitar Ensemble, Gregg Goodhart, Director 

(reception following)

Friday

May 11

8:00 PM

Fullerton

Recital Hall

Performing Arts Center

Cal State University

800 N. State College

(714) 278-3371

Guitar Showcase Recital

Saturday

May 12

3:00 PM

Free

Santa Monica

Santa Monica Main Public Library

601 Santa Monica Boulevard

(310) 458-8600

Richard Dawson, Recital

Saturday

May 12

7:00 PM

Brentwood

Contrapuntal Performance Hall 

655 N. Bundy Dr.

email

Limited seating, reservations required

Eva Beneke (with vocalists) performing Bach's Second Partita

Saturday

May 12

8:00 PM

Oxnard

Oxnard Performing Arts Building

Oxnard College
4000 South Rose Ave.

(805) 654-6400

Ext. 6020

Carlos Gonzales plays Rodrigo's "Concerto de Aranjuez" with the Ventura College Symphony Orchestra, Robert Lawson, Director

Wednesday

May 16

7:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

DaVinci Hall, Room 312

Los Angeles City College

855 North Vermont Avenue

(323) 953-4000 ext.2880

LACC Guitar Program, Ensemble & Solo Guitar Recital

Thursday

May 17

7:30 PM

Free

Anaheim

Servite Chapel

Servite High School 

1952 W. La Palma Ave.

(714) 774-7575 x1154

Servite High School Guitar Ensemble & Solo Recital, Gregg Goodhart, Director

Friday

May 18

8:00 PM

Valley Glen

Music Recital Hall - Room 106

Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Ave.

(818) 947-2346

LAVC Guitar Ensemble, Kate Lewis, Director

Saturday

May 19

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Featured Artist Recital

Martha Masters, Recital

Saturday

May 19

8:00 PM

San Bernardino

California Theatre of the Performing Arts

562 W. 4th Street

(909) 381-5388

David Cahueque plays Rodrigo's "Concerto de Aranjuez" with the San Bernardino Symphony Orchestra, Carlo Ponti, Director

Sunday

May 20

6:30 PM

Buena Park

St. Joseph's Episcopal Church

8300 Valley View St.

email

Orange County Guitar Orchestra, David Grimes, Director, Concert

Friday

May 25

8:00 PM

Pomona

Music Recital Hall

Cal Poly Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

(909) 869-3554

email

Ensemble Fret (guitar, mandolin, arpeggione et al.), Recital

Sunday

May 27

2:00 & 4:00 PM

Pacific Palisades

Kappe Residence

Chamber Music in Historic Sites

Da Camera Society

 Cavatina Duo (flute & guitar), Recital

Tuesday-Saturday

May 29 - June 2

Malibu

Pepperdine University

24255 Pacific Coast Highway

(310) 506-4097

tickets:

(301) 506-4522

Parkening International Guitar Competition

Wednesday

May 30

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Benjamin Shearer, Flamenco Recital

June 2012

Friday

June 1

7:30 PM

Rolling Hills Estates

The Strings Connection

716 Deep Valley Drive

(310) 377-0803

Duo Fado, Recital

Friday

June 1

8:00 PM

Pomona

Music Recital Hall

Cal Poly Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue

(909) 869-3554

Cal Poly Pomona Guitar Ensemble Recital, Buzz Gravelle, Director

Thursday

June 7

8:00 PM

Free

Los Angeles

Organ Studio (Rm 1655-A)

Schoenberg Music Building

UCLA

(310) 825-4760

UCLA Guitar Ensemble, Recital

Sunday

June 10

4:00 PM

Long Beach

California Heights United Methodist Church

3759 Orange Avenue

(562) 595-1996

email

Lisa Schroeder, flute, José Luis Merlin, composer/guitar, Recital

Saturday

June 16

8:00 PM

Orange

Salmon Recital Hall

Chapman University

333 North Glassell

OCGC Directors' Showcase

Directors' Showcase Recital

(Preceded at 7:00 PM by a free lecture/performance by Jeff Cogan, "Buying a World-Class Guitar from Daniel Friederich")

Saturday

June 23

8:00 PM

Bellflower

Arts Development School of Music

10044 Rosecrans Ave.

(562) 556-1346

Reservations recommended

  The Artisan Guitar Ensemble, Recital

Wednesday

June 27

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Peter Yates, Monthly Member Recital

July 2012

Wednesday

July 25

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Scott Sanchez, Monthly Member Recital

CANCELLED

Saturday

July 28

8:00 PM

Covina

The Fret House

309 N. Citrus Ave.

(626) 339-7020

e-mail

Roberto Hermosillo and Olivia Chiang, Recital

Sunday

July 29

2:30 PM

Free with paid museum admission

Santa Ana

Fluor Gallery

Bowers Museum

2002 N. Main St.

web page

map

John Schneiderman (Russian 7-string guitar), Recital

August 2012

Sunday

August 12

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 29

7:00 PM

Free

Camarillo

Camarillo Senior Center

1605 Burnley St.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

(805) 579-0009

Carlos Gonzales, Monthly Member Recital