Ensemble Music for June 6th 6pm Meeting

Here are the scores and parts for the ensemble music we will be playing at the Guitar Society meeting on Monday June 6th. Please note the ensemble session will begin at 6pm this month because we have the Tavi Janariu Master Class running from 7pm to 9pm. Please take a look at the music and download the parts you wish to play. Take a look at the Greek traditional piece at the end – it might need some practice 🙂
Forrest Guitar Ensemble No 4

May 2016 Newsletter

Dear Guitar Friends,
There are a number of key events, calendar, and time changes coming up in the next few weeks, so please read on!

On Sunday June 5th at 3pm Corvallis Guitar Society is very excited to present our next major concert, “The Segovia Guitar with Tavi Jinariu”. Born in the Carpathian Mountains of Transylvania, Romania, Tavi began playing guitar at age 5. His obvious passion and ability led to a scholarship in 1999 that made it possible for him to study with one of the world’s preeminent classical guitarist, Christopher Parkening, who in turn was the American protĂ©gĂ© of maestro AndrĂ© Segovia. By the age of twenty-three Tavi completed a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on classical guitar performance under the tutelage of Christopher Parkening and John Nelson. While contemplating other guitars, Tavi finds himself returning over and over to his old Ramirez instruments for recordings and performances due to their mysterious and haunting sound quality. Ramirez was one of the guitars favoured by AndrĂ© Segovia and Tavi’s program will feature some of the significant repertoire of the great Maestro. Continue reading “May 2016 Newsletter”