NESCGS 7th Annual Concert

Kemnay Church Hall 15th June at 2:30pm, doors open at 2:15pm

NESCGS members will be performing at their annual performance concert. There will be a selection of solos, duo and trio and the guitar orchestra will be led by Peter Stewart.

AGM and Recital by Maxime Mazuyet

Our 2019 AGM will be held in the Session Room at Queen's Cross Church in Aberdeen. It takes place on Monday 27th May @ 7:00. The AGM will be followed by a recital by the winner of our competition which is held annually for classical guitar students at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. This year's winner is Maxime Mazuyet. Maxime has recently won second prize 2nd prize of the Guitar Concerto Competition from the Veria International Guitar Festival! The recital will start at 8:30, is free to attendees and is open to the public. Members of the public should arrive after 8:15.

Escocia Duo Concert

NESCGS and Inverurie Music are presenting an afternoon concert on Sunday January 13th, 3 pm, at the Acorn Centre. The Escocia Duo will be playing music including Farewell to Stromness (arr. Escocia duo) by Peter Maxwell Davies and their own arrangement of Wild Mountain Thyme. Other composers featured in the program are Paganini, Bach , Bartok and Piazzola with lots of folk rhythms and tunes from around the world.

NESCGS 6th Performance Concert

Kemnay Church Hall 23rd June at 2:30pm, doors open at 2:20pm

NESCGS members will be performing at their annual performance concert. There will be a selection of solos and duos and the guitar orchestra will be led by Peter Stewart.

 

AGM and Recital

21st May NESCGS AGM 7pm at Queens Cross Church, Aberdeen.

Followed by a FREE Guitar Recital by Jacopo Lazzaretti at 8:00pm

Jacopo was 1st in the NESCGS competition held at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Nov 2017. As the prize he is playing for the society. He won the prize back in 2016 and we look forward to hearing him again.

NESCGS Members performing at Newton Dee

Some NESCGS members will be performing at the Phoenix Community Centre at Newton Dee on 10th Feb. 5pm - 6pm.

The concert is shared with the singing group 'B Naturals Chorus'.

Free entry, donations welcome.

Sasha Savaloni Concert - 28th January 2018

Inverurie Music and the North East Scotland Classical Guitar Society are together staging a “pop-up” concert at the Acorn Centre, Inverurie on Sunday 28th January at 3pm.

As this is a shorter recital the ticket price has been reduced to £5, payable at the door.

Jan Depreter Workshop 16th September

Jan Depreter will be leading a workshop on 16th September at Kemnay Church Centre. The workshop will start at 9am and finish at 5pm. Cost £45 which includes lunch and refreshments. Booking essential.

Jan Depreter Concert - 15th September - 8.00pm Acorn Centre, Inverurie

Tickets available at the door. £10, £8(concession), free for accompanied children 16 and under.

Born in Belgium in 1975, Jan Depreter is considered as one of the most remarkable guitar players of our time. Discovering music at the age of 5, he had to wait 3 more years for Santa Claus to introduce him to his first guitar; an encounter which would result in a lifelong passion for the instrument.

NESCGS 5th Performance Concert

Members of NESCGS will be giving a performance on 11th June. The orchestra will be led by Peter Stewart and there will also be ensembles, duets and solos.

The concert will take place in Kemnay Church Centre, Kemnay from 2-4pm.

Free entry, donations welcome.