OUR VIRTUAL CONCERT SERIES STARTS FEBRUARY 20 WITH THREE PHENOMENAL YOUNG ARTISTS FROM THE BAY AREA

OUR OPEN MIC SESSIONS ARE NOW ONLINE THE SECOND TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH

FREE GUITAR TECHNIQUE CLASSES ALSO ONLINE EVERY WEEK
    
PLEASE JOIN US ON FEBRUARY 20 AT 7 PM FOR OUR FIRST ONLINE CONCERT OF THE YEAR:


IT IS FREE OF CHARGE, EXCEPT FOR A $3 RESERVATION FEE REQUIRED BY THE HOSTING PLATFORM GROUPMUSE.COM. ALL DONATIONS BEYOND THAT WILL GO TO THE YOUNG ARTISTS.

GROUPMUSE ENSURES EXCELLENT SOUND AND VIDEO QUALITY. THE FORMAT PROVIDES AN OPPORTUNITY FOR AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION VIA DISCUSSION WITH THE ARTISTS, MODERATED FOR SBGS BY CHRISTOPHER ADAMS. A ZOOM VIDEO CHAT WILL PRECEDE THE CONCERT, AND A ZOOM Q & A WITH THE ARTISTS WILL FOLLOW.

THESE YOUNG ARTISTS, PICTURED BELOW, HAVE GARNERED MANY PRIZES FOR THEIR DAZZLING VIRTUOSITY.

TO RESERVE A SPOT FOR THIS CONCERT CLICK HERE
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OUR SECOND ONLINE GUITAR CONCERT FEATURES VIRTUOSO PERFORMER ILIANA MATOS ON SATURDAY, MARCH 20, AT 7 PM. MATOS PLAYED A MEMORABLE CONCERT FOR US AT THE TRIANON THEATRE IN APRIL 2018. WE LOOK FORWARD TO HER RETURN, ALBEIT THIS TIME VIRTUALLY.

THIS CONCERT, TOO, WILL INCLUDE A 15 MINUTE LIVE INTERVIEW WITH ILIANA PRECEDING THE CONCERT AND A 20-MINUTE Q & A WITH HER AFTERWARD. IN ADDITION TO THE $3 RESERVATION FEE,VIEWERS ARE ASKED PAY A SUGGESTED MINIMUM DONATION FOR THE CONCERT. TO RESERVE A SPOT CLICK HERE






Iliana Matos, March 20, 7 pm
WEEKLY GUITAR TECHNIQUE CLASSES ONLINE

OUR FREE ONLINE GUITAR TECHNIQUE CLASSES CONTINUE EVERY WEEK WITH TEACHERS STEVE LIN AND SCOTT PERRY ALTERNATING SESSIONS. PLEASE NOTE THAT STEVE'S SESSIONS ARE BIWEEKLY ON MONDAYS AND SCOTT'S ARE WEEKLY ON WEDNESDAYS. BE SURE TO HAVE YOUR GUITAR HANDY TO FOLLOW THE EXERCISES. FOR MORE DETAILS SEE THESE LINKS:




MONTHLY OPEN MICS ONLINE
MARK YOUR CALENDARS

OUR MONTHLY ONLINE OPEN MIC's ON ZOOM CONTINUE. THE NEXT ONE, HOSTED BY MELODY KINGMAN, WILL BE ON TUESDAY, MARCH 9 FROM 7 TO 9 PM. FOR FULL DETAILS, PLEASE VISIT THE VIRTUAL OPEN MIC EVENT PAGE USING THIS LINK:


HERE YOU WILL FIND A LINK TO THE ZOOM SESSION AND, FOR THOSE WHO WISH TO PERFORM, A LINK TO A PERFORMER SIGN-UP PAGE. PLEASE SIGN UP AHEAD OF TIME IF YOU WISH TO PERFORM. LISTENERS MAY SIMPLY ENTER THE ZOOM SESSION AT ITS SCHEDULED TIME.

OUR VIRTUAL OPEN MIC's OCCUR ON THE SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH. THE ZOOM LINK WILL BE THE SAME EACH TIME. 
THE VACCINATION PROCESS BEGINNING NOW GIVES US HOPE OF STAGING OUR NEXT SEASON OF INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED PERFORMERS IN ITS ENTIRETY LIVE IN THEATER. HERE IS THE LINE-UP OF ARTISTS FOR NEXT SEASON.

Schedule for the 2021-2022 Concert Season

Oct. 9, 2021.  Gaëlle Solal
Nov. 20, 2021. Jerome Mouffe
Feb. 5, 2022. Johan Smith (GFA winner)
Mar. 12, 2022. David Russell & GuitarFest
Apr. 2, 2022. Aaron Larget-Caplan
May 14, 2022. Thu Le
DONATIONS
Have you considered making a contribution to the South Bay Guitar Society? We ask guitar lovers and friends to consider becoming members and to donate so that the Society can continue to present great artists and promote guitar education and performance opportunities for the next generation of guitarists in the Bay Area. 

Thanks. 

Melody Kingman, President
David Sutton, Vice President 
   
SBGS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit (federal id 77-0414012). Your membership is tax deductible. You can DONATE HERE, or mail your donation to: SBGS, P.O. Box 321269, Los Gatos, CA 95023. Does your employer provide matching donations? Please check!