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Jan 27 / Admin

Next Society Meeting

The next meeting for the society will take place Sunday 7th February at the usual time and place at Ulster College of Music at 3pm.

If enough ensemble members are at the meeting the ensemble group will present some works during the members recital in preparation for their performance at the Ards Guitar Festival in April.

Hope to see you then!

Jan 7 / Admin

First Meeting of 2016

Hi everyone – don’t forget that the first meeting of 2016 will be this Sunday at the Ulster College of Music in Belfast at 3pm. Regular member and composer Alfie Davies will be giving a short presentation on his approach to composition and there will be an opportunity to hear a guitar quartet composed by him. This will be followed by the usual cluster groups and members recital.

See you then!

Nov 27 / Admin

December and Christmas Meetings

Hi everyone, sorry about the lack of updates!

The first of the two December meetings will take place on Sunday 6th December. This is a regular meeting at the UCM at 3pm.
The second meeting will be the annual Christmas meeting at Rockmount Golf Club on the 20th of December. More details will follow the previous meeting.
Hope to see you all there!
Sep 30 / Admin

Meeting this Sunday

Just a reminder – don’t forget about this month’s meeting on Sunday 4th November at 3pm in the Ulster College of Music, Windsor Avenue, Belfast.

Sep 4 / Admin

Newsletter and Upcoming Events

Hi all – the CGSNI newsletter, which contains the list of dates for events coming up in the year ahead, is available to view here. The dates have also been added to the events page of the website. Take a look!

Aug 29 / Admin

First Meeting of the Year

Dear all, the first meeting of the year for Classical Guitar Society will be on Sunday 6th September at 3pm at the usual meeting place of the Ulster College of Music (13 Windsor Avenue, BT9 6EE goo.gl/maps/AokfB ).

The first meeting will involve collection of membership fees for the coming year, and idea of what the year has in store, and an opportunity for members to present music that they have been working on.

Also, please see this flier an upcoming concert featuring members of the society. Please show your support by attending.

Further dates for the meeting in the coming year and a society newsletter will be published soon.
Aug 3 / Admin

City of Derry Guitar Festival

Hi Folks

Here is a reminder about this years City of Derry Guitar Festival which starts with the evening concert on Thursday 20th August and finishes with a student concert on the evening of Sunday 23rd August.

Sean has once again put together an excellent array of performers – see the the festival website. Hopefully some of you will be able to attend or come along to the concerts.

CGSNI Secretary

Jun 17 / Admin

CGSNI BBQ

Hi All

The summer social will be a Norman Breakey’s house in Portstewart on Sunday 28th June beginning at 3pm. Bring whatever you want to cook plus something to share.

For directions to the venue, please contact the CGSNI secretary directly.

Please also let the secretary know if you can come to help Norman with preparation, and if you are prepared to car share if coming from Belfast. As this is a social event, family members are also welcome.

Hope to see you there!

Jun 10 / Admin

Philip Lawson Recital @ AGM

Hi everyone – here are some pictures from Philip Lawson’s recital at the most recent AGM. Enjoy!

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May 30 / Admin

Memorial for David McKittrick

Hi everyone,

I received a message today from Evelyn McKittrick to say that there would be a memorial to David In the Crescent Arts Centre, University Road on Friday 5th June from 6pm to 7pm.  I think it is important that the Society is well represented so please come along if you are free.

CGSNI Secretary