Our next monthly meeting will be on Monday, January 10th 2022
Time: 7:30 – 9:30pm
Venue: Odd Fellows Hall, Corvallis
Free & Open to the Public
At this point, given Covid 19, we do need to wear masks at the monthly meetings.
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:
Click on the title to be able to view and download the scores.
- Tyrolean Cradle Song, a traditional Austrian carol Arr. by Andrew Forrest
- The Water is Wide, a traditional English or Scottish Folk Song Arr. by Andrew Forrest
- A Winter’s Tale, by Tim Rice and Mike Batt Arr. by Derek Hasted (see below)
- Noches de Luna (Moonlit Nights), a vidala from Argentina, Arr. by Andrew Forest
- Barcarowl, by Andrew Forrest
The pieces for guitar ensemble by Andrew Forrest are free, and open to the public, and the scores/parts are available above. In order to get the Winter’s Tale score arranged by Derek Hasted, email me firstname.lastname@example.org. 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