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PLEASE DONATE!
Help us fund our
Concert Presentations and
Educational Programs.

LTCGS/CGWest is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization

Reno Classical Music
Open Mic


Next one Nov. 2
• At Fine Vines Cheese and Wines in Northwest Reno!

6300 Mae Anne Avenue #3
Reno, NV 89523
• Every other Thursday
7:00pm to 9:00pm
(may move to weekly later)
• Fine music in a fun and supportive environment
• Sponsored by Larry Aynesmith and the Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival
• Pros, students all ages, amateurs welcome. Violin and strings, classical guitar, all fine instrumental and vocal genres welcome
• Email music@cgwest.org to sign up to play. (Online signup form will be added later)
* Monthly mini-concerts coming up at this location, check this site for updates or email us to get on email list

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SIERRA NEVADA GUITAR FESTIVAL & COMPETITION

• July 19-22, 2018
• July 19-20
Concerts and Competition at
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Reno, Nevada
• July 21-22
Workshops, Masterclasses
at Lake Tahoe tba

Featuring Guest Artist
MAREK PASIECZNY


This young Polish composer/virtuoso is one of the top talents in the Classical Guitar world today. New! Two day workshop at Lake Tahoe following concerts and competition in Reno. Check this website for future details and registration.

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The 2018 Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival & Competition welcomes Jack Cimo as new Competition Director. For more info see www.jackcimo.com

• For more info or to join our email list, send request to:
music@cgwest.org and like "Classical Gala West" on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/
classicalgalawest

Please support us with your generous donation for our operations, prizes and scholarships for deserving students. Email music@cgwest.org for more info or specific donation requests. Mail checks to: CGW, P.O. Box 5083, Incline Village, Nv 89450. Online donations will be back soon.

Classical Gala West is one of the premier organizations in the American West presenting concerts, festivals and educational events. A division of LTCGS (Lake Tahoe Classic Guitar Society), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, ID 20-1754458 organization and donations may be tax deductible. Donations may be made specifically for any geographic area where we present concerts, scholarships for competition prize winners, and to support our overall programs.

Larry Aynesmith, President
David Forristall, Vice President
Terry Boyes, Secretary
Jack Cimo, Treasurer

• Thanks to all those who help make this series possible in part, including:

All of our sponsors, donors volunteers and attendees, City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission, Nevada Arts Council, Trinity Episcopal Church, Reno, St. John's Presbyterian, Reno, First Lutheran Church, Palo Alto, National Endowment for the Arts, Artown Festival, Reno

Classical Gala West and its associated programs have presented a plethora of fine artists and events including:

Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival
SF Bay Guitar Festival
Duo Siqueira Lima
Andrew York
Ronn Mcfarlane
Victor Villadangos
Maximo Diego Pujol
Ronn McFarlane
Paul Galbraith
Denis Azabagic
Vida Guitar Quartet
Celso Machado
Celino and Lito Romero
Marc Teicholz
Adam Levin
San Francisco Guitar Quartet
Sedona Farber
and many others

(c) 2017 Classical Gala West
music@cgwest.org
P.O. Box 6083, Incline Village, NV 89451




SF BAY CLASSICAL GUITAR FESTIVAL & COMPETITION

Featuring BRADLY PUPA, 1st Prize Winner of the 2017 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Competition
Date: Saturday December 2, 2017
Location: First Lutheran Church, 600 Homer Avenue, Palo Alto, California 94301
Presented by: Classical Gala West, www.cgwest.org, music@cgwest.org
All events are unticketed and open to the public. $20 donations are requested at each event. Competitors must pay competition fee.

ADULT COMPETITION RULES & REGISTRATION
Online: sfbay17adultcompetition.brownpapertickets.com

YOUTH COMPETITION RULES & REGISTRATION
Youth Competiton is full! Please register next year and for
the Sierra Nevada Competition July 19-22, tba.

MASTERCLASS REGISTRATION
Online: sfbay2017masterclass.brownpapertickets.com

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE - December 2, 2017
11:00 am to 12:30pm - Youth Competition
12:00pm to 2:00pm - Masterclass with Bradly Pupa
1:00pm to 3:30pm - Adult Competition
4:00pm to 4:45pm - Afternoon Concert featuring Jack Cimo and
Larry Aynesmith
5:00pm to 6:30pm - Free Time
7:00pm to 8:30pm - Concert featuring Bradly Pupa, 1st Prize Winner of the 2017 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Competition
Adult and Youth Competition winners will be announced at intermission of evening concert.

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IRINA KULIKOVA

Concert in Reno March 2018, tba

FINE TEACHING PROGRAM
COMING TO RENO IN 2018 !!!


Irina Kulikova is one of the finest Classical Guitar performers in the world today! Irina will be guiding a quality Classical Guitar Program in Reno with youth and adult programs. Check this website for future details and Irina's concert dates in early 2018.

Email music@cgwest.org to get on a student list to study with Irina Kulikova and Larry Aynesmith

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Larry Aynesmith ________ Jack Cimo
Artistic Director ________ Competition Director
www.larryguitar.com _____ www.jackcimo.com