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Judicaël Perroy

***Please note that this concert is on a Sunday and starts at 2PM. Judicaël Perroy was born in Paris in 1973. At the age of 7, he began guitar studies at the Paris Academy of Music. During the period from … Continue reading

Date and Time: Sunday September 27, 2015 at 2 pm
Location: Pyatt Hall, VSO School of Music, 843 Seymour St., Vancouver, BC
Performer's Website: http://www.naxos.com/person/Judicael_Perroy/53829.htm

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Upcoming Festivals

Posted On: 2015-06-24 04:28:48

Calgary GuitarFest West  -  August 10 to 14

Classical and flamenco guitar solo and ensemble lessons, workshops, and performance opportunities! Local and guest instructors including Murray Visscher, Daniel Bolshoy, Marc Teicholz, Celso Machado, and others.

For more information and to register, please visit the website.

Kaslo GuitarFest 2015  - August 15 to 22 

A festival for classical guitarists of all ages and stages! A week of masterclasses, concerts, private lessons, ensembles, and workshops in the most beautiful little mountain town in Canada. The guest faculty includes Daniel Bolshoy, Marc Teicholz, Rita Deane, Luis Medina, and Alec Pearson.

Please visit the website  www.kasloguitarfest.com  for further details and to download a registration form.

 

Festivals and Competitions 2015

Posted On: 2015-06-07 19:30:33

Congratulatios to all Kiwanis Award Recipients 2015!

VCGS Junior Scholarship recipient: Aaron Kroeker
VCGS Intermediate scholarship recipient: Sara Sheikholeslami
VCGS Senior scholarship recipient: Luis Medina

Steven Guo received a Kiwanis Scholarship and was advanced to Provincial Level in Powell River where he was awarded first place.

 

Steven, Aaron, and Luis

 

Congratulations to Alan Liu who recently took first prize in The VSOSoM 2015 Future of Excellence Competition and was awarded second place in The Parkening Young Guitarist Competition. Alan also won first place in the recent North West Guitar Festival 2015.

Read more about Alan here.

Alan and Christopher Parkening

Alan and Bramwell Tovey

Notice to Members: The Annual General Meeting of The Vancouver Classic Guitar Society

Posted On: 2015-03-18 16:59:57

The rescheduled AGM will be held on Sunday, May 31, 2015, 3:00pm

Arbutus Music Academy, 4255 Arbutus St, Vancouver

In order to vote you must be present and paid up in membership fees. Voting by proxy is not allowed.Family memberships are entitled to one vote. The offices of Chairman, Vice-Chairman, Program Director, Publicity Director, Secretary-Treasurer and Member at Large will be open to election. Candidates must have served as members of the Executive Board or as volunteers for at least for one year to be eligible for election to the Board of Directors. Members of the Executive Board will be elected as well. A Nomination Committee will maintain a list of nominees. To put names forward for nomination please email  info@vancouverguitar.org.

 

Agenda

3:00 pm AGM Registration

3:15 pm AGM Call to order

Quorum Report

Chairman’s Report

Presentation of Financial Statements

Program Director Report

Election of Board of Directors

Election of Executive Board

Other Business

Adjournment

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