The Columbus Guitar Society



The Columbus Guitar Society, founded by a dedicated group of amateur classical guitarists in 1992, has grown to be one of the country’s most successful guitar societies. Under the leadership of Artistic Director, Eugene Braig, the CGS is the only organization to offer comprehensive programming for the classical guitar in the Central Ohio region. CGS brings a variety of activities to the public:

1. A professional concert series featuring world-renowned international stars. The season offers a handful of amazing concerts between October and May. Click here for details.

2. The Members’ Ensemble prepares two concerts each season. Click here for details.

3. Amateur players meet up and entertain the cafe crowd at 1 p.m. on the third Saturday of every month at the Starbuck’s Coffee, 2450 East Main Street, in Bexley.

Click here for details.

Our Next Event:

The Annual Fall Members’ Concert

Sunday, September 17, 3:00 p.m.

Capital University Conservatory of Music’s

Huntington Recital Hall

Your $5 General Admission ticket for this fundraiser will help to support the Columbus Guitar Society’s 2017-18 Concert Series. You’ll hear solos, duos, and ensemble music presented by members of the Columbus Guitar Society, including the

Members’ Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Waverly Wilkerson

The Professional Concert Series continues on October 14


Timo Korhonen

Legendary Finnish classical guitarist Timo Korhonen is among the most distinguished of his generation. His more than 15 albums on the classical Ondine label have received wide critical acclaim and several awards. The dedicatee of Leo Brouwer’s Helsinki Concerto, Korhonen has performed in more than 30 countries, both as soloist and under the baton of some of the world’s leading conductors. “Freedom of interpretation, bearlike strength, and richness of sound are components of his deep-rooted artist persona,” which is not to be missed.

Saturday, October 14, 2017


Capital University Conservatory of Music’s

Huntington Recital Hall

Tickets are $20 for General Admission, $15 for CGS Members and Senior Citizens, free with Capital University ID


Tickets may be purchased using cash, check, or credit card at the door,

via CAPA at 614-469-0939 or

from Ticketmaster

For info: or 614-561-9204

Season tickets available from CAPA at 614-469-0939.

Individual tickets available from CAPA or