Events

OSU a’ La Carte Lunchtime concert Friday Jan 12th 12:00 Noon
CONCERT FEATURING JON SHARP CLASSICAL GUITAR, AND SOPRANO REBECCA FROMHERZ IN THE STUDENT MEMORIAL BUILDING; wonderful Soprano Rebecca Fromherz and classical guitarist Jon Sharp will be kicking off the OSU a’ La Carte Lunchtime Concert Series. This free, lunch-hour concert series has been a tradition at Oregon State University since 1969. The concerts take place in the Memorial Union Lounge, beginning at 12 p.m. and lasting for approximately 45 minutes. We will be performing works by Heitor Villa-Lobos, John Dowland, Andrew York, and others.

 Winter Concert Series Continues at the Corvallis-Benton County Library…
Saturday Jan 20th  2018, 3:00 PM
CONCERT FEATURING FLAMENCO GUITAR DUO BERTO BOYD & GRANT RUIZ
Berto Boyd and Grant Ruiz will perform original Flamenco music from their CD “Convivencia”. Their group Flamenco Pacifico has been a favorite among Oregon festivals such as Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Oregon Country Fair, Britt Fest and DaVinci days. Web: www.flamencopacifico.com

Saturday Feb 17th  2018, 3:00 PM
CONCERT FEATURING CLASSICAL GUITARIST JON SHARP & SOPRANO REBECCA FROMHERZ
his concert will feature music from South America including Heitor Villa-Lobos, one of Brazil’s greatest composers, along with Argentinians Jose Luis Merlin and others. We will also explore some of the modern compositions by American guitar maestro Andrew York and look back at early music from Europe that inspired the New World.

Spring Concert Presented by the Corvallis Guitar Society and Corvallis Arts Center Sunday April 8th 2018
CONCERT FEATURING CLASSICAL GUITARIST CAMERON O’CONNNOR AND PIANIST HUI WU
The Guitar Society is combing with the Corvallis Arts Center to present a spring concert on the afternoon of Sunday April 8th. This promises to be a fantastic musical experience featuring two top flight musicians who will be performing a combination of solo and duet works.

Guitar Festival  Weekend of June 8th and 9th
Following the success of our first festival in 2017, the Guitar Society will be presenting Corvallis’ Second Annual Guitar Festival in June 2018. We are in the process of establishing the agenda for the festival, but we are delighted local maestro Cameron O’Connor is going to open the event for us with the Friday night concert. We are in the process of securing the Saturday Headline artist who, assuming all goes ahead, will be fabulous.