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Saturday/Sunday July 21-22
2018 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Workshop at Donner Ski Ranch
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Classical Guitar Holiday Concerts
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2018 SF Bay Classical Guitar Festival & Competition

July 2019
Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival
Artown Classical Guitar Concerts
SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST:
MATT PALMER
www.mattpalmerguitar.com

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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, National Endowment for the Arts, Artown Festival, Reno, Gryphon Strings, Palo Alto

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CGWest 2018
Larry Aynesmith, President and Director
David Forristall, Treasurer
Terry Boyes, Secretary


July 2019 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Festival
Special Guest Artist: Matt Palmer
See this website soon for online registration
for masterclasses, workshops and concerts

2018 SIERRA NEVADA CLASSICAL GUITAR
FESTIVAL & COMPETITION
, July 19-20
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 200 Island Ave., Reno, Nevada
FREE Concerts, Donations Requested!
Music Education Workshops July 21-22

Thursday July 19, 7:00pm
Vasil Chekardzhikov
- Artown Classical Guitar Concert
Also including youth ensemble and competition winners
Trinity Episcopal, Reno

Friday, July 20, 12:00pm
Triada Trio
- Artown Classical Guitar Concert
Trinity Episcopal, Reno

Friday, July 20, 2:00pm
Sedona Farber - Lecture/Discussion on College Admissions
Students of any major and parents invited.
Ms. Farber is a recent dual enrollee at Harvard University
and New England Conservatory of Music

Sunday, July 22, 6:30pm
Donner Ski Ranch, Norden, California
Classical Guitar Open Mic Concert
Featuring artists and students from our 2018 festival

2018 YOUTH CLASSICAL GUITAR COMPETITION
9:30am - 11:30am, Thursday July 19, Trinity Episcopal
Two Divisions:
Division I ages 15-18
Division II ages 14 and under
Competitors must register, see info:
July 19, Info, Rules and Registration:
REGISTER FOR YOUTH COMPETITION:
2018 SIERRA NEVADA CLASSICAL GUITAR YOUTH COMPETITION

Featured Guest Artists and Concerts:
Vasil Chekardzhikov and Triada Trio

Thursday July 19, 7:00pm, Trinity Episcopal, Reno
VASIL CHEKARDZHIKOV
of Triada Trio

1st Prize Winner of the 2011 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Competition and renowned Classical Guitar educator performs magnificent interpretations of works by Bach, Brouwer, Torroba, and duos and trios with students from Mr. Chekardzhikov's studio.

Friday July 20, 12:00pm, Trinity Episcopal, Reno
TRIADA TRIO

Triada Trio
with the three brothers Chekardzhikov from Bulgaria always delivers virtuosity, inventive programs, and fun! Triada Trio is one of the best received acts ever presented by Classical Gala West and we welcome them back after a too long hiatus!
www.triadatrio.com

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Classical Gala West, Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival, SF Bay Guitar Festival - www.cgwest.org
Larry Aynesmith, Artistic Director - www.larryguitar.com

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