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Sunday October 22, 2017

Dear GuitarSarasota Members, Sponsors, Donors, Volunteers and Friends,    

I am happy to announce that GuitarSarasota's Season Ticket Package for our 2018 International Concert Series is now available for purchase.

Enjoy reserved seating for all four concerts for $120! This is a savings of $20 off our individual ticket prices, plus you can have the same reserved seat for all four concerts. 

Click Below to Purchase Season Tickets
I also invite you to join us for our first Mini-Concert & Lecture Series concert for the season featuring classical guitarist Ben Lougheed on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 7:30pm. This is a free concert, open to the public, and no reservations are necessary. Please note, the new location at the St. Paul Lutheran Church at 2256 Bahia Vista St. in Sarasota.  
Do you have friends or family who might enjoy attending GuitarSarasota's concert events?  Please forward this newsletter and let them know they can be added to GuitarSarasota's newsletter list by texting the word GuitarSarasota to 2 2828.    
We look forward to bringing you another wonderful GuitarSarasota season, and I hope to see you all at our first Mini-Concert & Lecture Series event on Monday, November 13th.

On behalf of the Board of Directors, 
Rudolph Lucek, President , GuitarSarasota   
Mini-Concert & Lecture Series NEW Location 
Monday, November 13 at 7:30pm  
Classical Guitarist Ben Lougheed 
NEW Location - St. Paul Lutheran Church,
2256 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota 34239
Cost - free and open to the public - open seating on a first-come, first-serve basis
Concert starts at 7:30pm

Ben is completing his Doctorate of Music in Guitar Performance from Florida State University under the tutelage of Bruce Holzman, who was recently inducted into the Guitar Foundation of America Hall of Fame. Ben has participated in master classes with several of the most accomplished guitarists in the world, including Jason Vieaux, Denis Azabagic, Alvaro Pierri, Judicael Perroy and Paul Galbraith.
Ben's program will feature an eclectic array of works of the 20th century guitar repertoire ranging from late romantic pieces to arrangements of jazz standards.

2017 -2018 Mini-Concert & Lecture Series Season

all concerts start at 7:30pm
at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2256 Bahia Vista St. Sarasota  

Mon, Nov 13 
Ben Lougheed - Classical Guitar 

Mon, Dec 11 Lady and the Bard - Acoustic Guitar  and Voice 

Mon, Jan 8 Federico Musgrove - Classical Guitar   

Mon, Feb 12 Berioli-Johnson Duo - Classical Guitar and Voice 

Mon, Mar 12 Community & Youth Showcase Concert

Mon, Apr 9 Stetson University Guitar Ensemble - Classical Guitar
GuitarSarasota Membership - Starts at $30

A $30 Friend membership entitles you to purchase discounted individual tickets.

A $100 Supporter membership offers the same benefits as a Friend  
plus your name or company mentioned in all the concert programs.

A Benefactor membership starts at $500 with
all the above mentioned benefits, plus your company logo
in the programs, a link on our Web site, and in our newsletters.
Thank You  
We thank you for your support which allows us to bring the world of the classical guitar to Sarasota through our International Classical Guitar Concert Series. It also funds the presentation of outstanding local, regional, and international musicians through our Mini-Concert & Lecture Series, and new in 2017, our community outreach program providing free classical guitar musical performances to Seniors living in publicly funded assisted-living facilities.   
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2018 International  Classical Guitar Concert Series:
Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota 34232

Jan 13, 2018
Xavier Jara - USA

Feb 10, 2018
Jason Vieaux - USA 

Mar 24, 2018
Kupinski Duo - Poland   

Apr 7, 2018
Meng Su - China  

GuitarSarasota is supported through the generosity of the Businesses & Foundations listed below.
Please support the Businesses that sponsor GuitarSarasota 

Bill Boyette, CPA in Sarasota, Florida, sponsor of GuitarSarasota



WUSF Public Media sponsor of GuitarSarasota, Classical Guitar Series in Sarasota, Florida
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