2016/2017 Fundraising Goal

Collected: $4,660.00
Goal: $5,000.00
93%
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2017 Philadelphia Classical
Guitar Festival

April 8 & 9, 2017

Our annual festival will feature a vast array of events for guitarists of all ages including:


Upcoming events

    • Saturday, April 08, 2017
    • 7:30 PM
    • Mandell Theatre, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

    GRAMMY award winner in 2005 for his CD AIRE LATINO, in the category of best instrumental soloist in classical music.

    Honorary Doctorate in Music by the University of Arizona in Tucson in 2014.

    Classical guitarist David Russell is world renowned for his superb musicianship and inspired artistry, having earned the highest praise from audiences and critics alike. In recognition of his great talent and his international career, he was named a Fellow of The Royal Academy of Music in London in 1997.


    see full biography on David's website HERE


     TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE.
    Tickets purchased online can be picked up at the "Will Call" table on the day of the event. Seating will be general admission.


    At-the-door ticket sales will be available on the day of the event if available. If the event is sold out it will be listed here prior to the event.

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    Premium tickets (SOLD OUT)

    More tickets may be made available soon but access to reception will no longer be included.

    Premium ticket purchases include preferred seating and access to the post concert reception with the artist. Premium tickets are offered as a single ticket ($75) or 2+ tickets ($50/each). 



    • Sunday, April 09, 2017
    • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Settlement Music School, 416 Queen St, Philadelphia, PA

    A full day of classical guitar events including workshops, vendor fair, competition finals and awards, David Russell Masterclass, 2016 PCGS Competition Winner Concert with Bokyung Byun, Jordan Dodson closing concert, student recitals, a guitar raffle courtesy of Kremona Guitars, and more!


    MORE EVENT DETAILS CAN BE FOUND HERE

    Full schedule can be found at bottom of page

    April 8  2017 PCGS Competition Semifinals
     David Russell - 7:30pm - Event Details
    April 9  Student Recitals
     Vendor Fair
     2016 PCGS Competition Winner Concert
     David Russell Masterclass
     PCGS Concert Ensemble Concert
     Jordan Dodson Closing Concert - Event Details
     2017 PCGS Competition Finals and Awards
    Kremona Guitar Raffle and Winner Announcement
     

    A full day pass grants access to all Sunday events including closing concert with Jordan Dodson.

    Full Day Pass Available Now


     At-the-door ticket sales will be available on the day of the event.

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    • Sunday, April 09, 2017
    • 1:30 PM
    • Settlement Music School, Mary Louise Curtis Branch, 416 Queen St, Philadelphia

    Part of the events of the 2017 Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society, this event will feature several performers working in a masterclass setting with famed classical guitarist David Russell. 

    • Sunday, April 09, 2017
    • 4:30 PM
    • Settlement Music School, 416 Queen St, Philadelphia, PA

    "One of the top young guitarists of his generation" (Performance Today), Jordan Dodson is an active soloist and chamber musician based in New York and Philadelphia. In the Fall of 2011, Jordan was one of two guitarists selected to inaugurate a new program in classical guitar at Philadelphia's Curtis Institute of Music. He has received prizes in numerous competitions, including the 2013 Astral Artists National Auditions, 2011 Lillian Fuchs Chamber Music Competition...


    see full biography on Jordan's website HERE

    This concert is included in the Full Day Festival Pass or separate tickets may be purchased for this event only. Both options available below:

    Closing Concert and Full Day Festival Passes Available Now


     At-the-door ticket sales will be available on the day of the event.

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Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society
Address: 2038 Sansom street - Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: +1 (215) 567 2972
Email: info@phillyguitar.com 

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