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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:

Saturday, 5 November 2022

8:00 pm at Capital University’s Kerns Religious Life Center
(just NE of the Conservatory of Music)


University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music Guitar Ensemble
General admission: $10 at the door

 

The Concert Series Resumes

on
Saturday, January 7, 2023
8:00 p.m.

Capital University’s Huntington Recital Hall

 

 Celebrated cello–guitar duo, “Boyd Meets Girl”
Australian guitarist Rupert Boyd and American cellist Laura Metcalf have toured the world sharing their eclectic mix of music from Debussy and Bach to Radiohead and Beyoncé. Their albums have been streamed well over 2 million times on Spotify alone! Both acclaimed soloists in their own right, Boyd has been described as “a player who deserves to be heard” by Classical Guitar Magazine while Metcalf was celebrated as “brilliant” by Gramophone. Their global engagements have included performances at the Newport Music Festival, Moab Music Festival, and many others.

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Individual ticket prices on our professional guest-artist series are $20 general admission, $15 for seniors, and $10 for students with valid ID. A subscription to all four dates is available for the remarkably affordable price of only $60 at simpletix.com.  Individual tickets will be available at the door or in advance from simpletix.  All guest-artist series performances are at 8 pm in Capital University’s Huntington Recital Hall (map). 

See columbusguitarsociety.org or call 614-561-9204 for additional info.