Classical guitar duo Neil and Tamara Caulkins are performing at the Willamette Heritage Center Pleasant Grove Church in Salem on the morning of Saturday 28th January at 10:30am. Neil and Tamara share a rich history of guitar and will be playing works from the early 19th century on period instruments. Neil and Tamara are planning to come to Corvallis to perform in May – more details will follow, and Neil is giving a paper on guitar improvisation in the early 19th century: Improvising Preludes in the Early Nineteenth- Century: Guitar Methods as an Uncommon Source for a Common Performance Practice. He’ll be speaking on Friday May 26th at 3pm at the Collier House on the University of Oregon campus.
The agenda for the November 7th Meeting is as follows:
7:00 – 7:05pm Welcome
7:05pm to 7:50pm Open Ensemble: bring your guitar, footstool and join in. Music can be downloaded from the website one week ahead of time.
7:50 – 8:00 pm BREAK and Refreshments
8:00 – 9:00pm Open Stage: please share your music with us – all ages and abilities welcome
The meeting will take place as usual on the 3rd floor at Gracewinds Music downtown Corvallis (please use rear entrance).