Bringing Local Guitarists Out of the Woodwork
Corvallis Guitar Society Monthly Meeting Monday December 6th 2021
Our monthly meeting is providing everyone the opportunity to bring their guitars and play! We are going to focus on the Open Guitar Ensemble in which anyone is welcome to participate, and the Open Stage for anyone to play their own music featuring beginner, intermediate, and advanced.
7:30 – 7:35 pm Welcome
7:35 – 8:30 pm Open Guitar Ensemble: See below for the Guitar Ensemble music – everyone is welcome!
8:30 – 8:40 pm BREAK and Refreshments
8:45 – 9:30 pm Open Stage: beginners, intermediates, and advanced guitarists are all welcome to come and share their music with us.
Here are the five pieces of music for the ensemble session:
- In the Bleak Midwinter, Gustav Holst Arr. Dan Jones
- Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, by Peter Tchaikovsky, Arr. Jerry Snyder
- Champagnoise, After Claude Gervaise by Andrew Forrest
- Le Phenix, Allegro No. 1, by Michelle Corrette, Arr. Andrew Forest
- Bike Ride with Square Wheels, by Andrew Forrest
The pieces for guitar ensemble by Andrew Forrest and Jerry Snyder are free, and open to the public, so click on them above. In order to get the arrangement by Dan Jones, email me [email protected]. When you look at the pieces, decide which part you wish to play, let me know, and bring the music with you to the Guitar Society meeting.
Entrance is FREE and open to the public (donations gratefully received). Location: Odd Fellows Hall, 223 SW 2nd St, Corvallis, OR 97333. The entrance is between New Morning Bakery and Sedlaks Boots and Shoes.
Jon Sharp, President Corvallis Guitar Society