April Open Mic/Social and mini-concert by Jérôme Ducharme

Date and Time: Sunday April 20, 2014 at 1PM
Location: Room 329, VSO School of Music 843 Seymour St, Vancouver, BC NOTE THE CHANGE OF LOCATION!!!
Performer's Website: http://www.jeromeducharme.ca/

Our April Members’ Social will include three events which you are all invited to attend. We will start off with children ensemble (simple sight reading in 1st position). Following will be a free mini-recital by Jérôme Ducharme, and we conclude with AGM

1:00 pm Children Ensemble

2:00 pm  Jérôme Ducharme Mini Concert

2:45 pm Annual General Meeting

One of the most respected guitarist of his generation, Jérôme Ducharme travels through North America to perform recitals, masterclasses and for adjudication panels. His career took off when he won the first prize at the 2005 Guitar Foundation of America International Competition. His cd, released on the NAXOS label, received appraisal from various critics, as well as the mention of CD of the month from the Scena musicale.

Jérôme graduated from the Conservatoire de Musique et d’Art dramatique du Québec with great distinction in 2000 and holds a doctorate degree in performance from Université de Montréal.

Jérôme is a guitar instructor at McGill University’s Schulich School of Music and at Marianopolis College. Jérôme is also a member of the Tangere Trio.

Jérôme Ducharme plays on a 2011 Daryl Perry guitar.