Flamenco Pacifico

March 23 @ 7:30pm
Majestic Theatre Main Stage
Tickets: $28-30 Available online: https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=77438

Premiere Flamenco music & dance ensemble led by Berto Boyd returns to the Majestic to take listeners on a journey through a musical landscape that can be haunting and deeply moving, due in no small part to the spine-tingling duende, or trance-like spirit unleashed by the music. Additionally, this concert will feature special guest artist and dancer Melissa Cruz from the Bay Area.


The Next Guitar Society meeting is Monday April 2nd 7-9pm Odd Fellows Hall, Corvallis

We are pleased to announce classical guitarist Travis Johnson as our featured artist and as the maestro who will conduct the guitar workshop.

7:00 – 7:05pm Welcome
7:05 – 7:40pm Guitar Workshop with Travis Johnson.
7:40 – 8:10pm Open Stage; share your music with us – all solo guitar styles (or ensembles) and all abilities welcome.
8:10 – 8:20pm BREAK and Refreshments
8:20 – 9:00pm Featured Artist from Portland  Travis Johnson

Entrance is FREE and open to the public (donations gratefully received).

Location: Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW 2nd St, Corvallis, OR 97333. The entrance is between New Morning Bakery and Sedlaks Boots and Shoes.


Duo demitasse Spring Concert Presented by the Corvallis Guitar Society and Corvallis Arts Center

Sunday April 8th 2018 3pm – 5pm

Corvallis Arts Center

Tickets $25 Available at Grass Roots Books and Music, Corvallis, and on line at Brown Paper Tickets: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3355559

We are very pleased to be working with the Corvallis Arts Center to present the spring concert on the afternoon of Sunday April 8th at the Corvallis Arts Center, downtown Corvallis. This promises to be a fantastic musical experience featuring two top flight musicians who will be performing a combination of solo and duet works. You can check out more about these two great talents on their respective websites:

The local Guitar maestro Cameron O’Connor


Pianist Hui Wu


And feel free to share the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/194089658031485/


Guitar Festival  Weekend of June 8th and 9th


Following the success of our first festival in 2017, we will be presenting Corvallis’ Second Annual Guitar Festival in June 2018. We are delighted local maestro Cameron O’Connor is going to open the event for us with the Friday night concert and equally delighted that our Saturday night Concert Artist will be Grisha Goryechev. A native of St Petersburg, Russia, now residing in the US, Grisha is an extraordinarily talented and internationally famous classical and flamenco guitarist. He has plenty of postings on YouTube so you can check him out:


He will also be presenting the festival Master-Class on Saturday morning.

You can find out more about Grisha here http://www.grishaguitar.com/


I am delighted to announce that, following the award of a grant from the Benton County Cultural Coalition (thank you BCCC!), the Guitar Society is in the process of planning a Guitar Festival in Corvallis which is scheduled to take place on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th June 2017. Please mark your calendars! The Festival will comprise two concerts, a Masterclass with our internationally acclaimed headline concert artist (who we hope to announce soon), and guitar workshops. More information will follow as we nail down the details so please watch this space and please tell your friends.

Based in Corvallis, Oregon, Jon Sharp is a classical guitarist teaching and performing in the Willamette Valley area. He holds a Masters Degree in Music from San Jose State University, is President of the Corvallis Guitar Society, and sells Córdoba classical guitars out of his studio in downtown Corvallis.

Jon_SharpJon has been teaching classical guitar for a number of years and will tailor classical guitar instruction to your needs. Students can expect a structured approach to their lessons with time allocated to technique building, developing repertoire, reading music and the fundamentals of music theory.

You can email Jon at: jmds157@yahoo.com or call: 541 829 2092