Corvallis Guitar Society

The next Guitar Society Meeting is Monday September 9th 2019 7-9PM

Venue: Odd Fellows Hall, Corvallis
Free & Open to the Public

Details of the event will follow shortly.

Corvallis Guitar Society 3rd Annual Guitar Festival May 11th 2019 Schedule:

All Events Take Place at the 1st Presbyterian Church, Corvallis

More information available at the Corvallis Guitar Society Website
http://www.corvallisguitarsociety.org

10:00am – 12:00pm Masterclass with Bill Kanengiser: 4 students, 30 mins each

Free and open to the public

12:00 – 1:00pm                 LUNCH

1:00 – 2:00pm            Featuring James Bishop Edwards, Cameron O’Connor & Tom Strini

Discussion and music performance from the period 1750-1800 when the newly developing early Classical six single string guitar and the traditional five and six course Baroque double string guitar were contemporary. The lecture includes two historical instruments: a 1798 Italian guitar (Fabricatore) and an 1800 Spanish guitar (Benedid).

Free and open to the public

2:00 – 2:30pm                 BREAK

2:30 – 3:30pm            Hawaiian Guitar and Ukulele Concert featuring Ian O’Sullivan

Tickets Available online, and at the door

4:00 – 5:00pm            Ukulele and Hawaiian Music Workshop with Ian O’Sullivan

A brief history of the ‘ukulele, prominent players and style, strumming and picking techniques, chord melody, and arranging for ‘ukulele as a solo instrument vs ensemble.                            

Free and Open to the Public

5:00 – 7:00pm                 DINNER BREAK

7:00pm- 7:30pm            Corvallis Guitar Ensemble Concert Directed by Cameron O’Connor

7:30pm – 10:00pm         Closing Concert: Classical Guitarist Bill Kanengiser

Tickets Available online, and at the door