April 13, 2017
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Amateur Guitar Orchestra
The amateur orchestra evolves in a climate of simplicity and conviviality. Guitarists of all levels are welcome. | More info |

Concerts and master classes
An annual program of professional concerts spotlights national and internationally known guitarists.

Open Mic concert
Informal concerts in front of an audience ; in an informal and relaxed setting. These concerts are geared to all guitarists regardless of their level.


Sunday, March 5, 2017, 3H00 PM30

Renaud Côté-Giguère
A guitarist and composer from Montreal, Renaud Côté-Giguère has performed in numerous venues and festivals throughout Canada and the United States. Among them, the Festival Classica (2016, Saint-Lambert), the Toronto Guitarfest (2015, Toronto) the Segovia Classical Guitar Series (2014, Evanston), the millennium stage of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (2013, Washington) and the Switchboard Music Festival (2012, San Francisco). In the last two years, he recorded three albums with his chamber groups: the Canadian Guitar Quartet (Atma Classique), Forestare (2xHD) and the Acero Trio (self-produced). Renaud began his studies at the Conservatory of Montreal at the age of 16 where he completed his Bachelor’s Degree under the tutelage of Jean Vallières. In 2013, he was given a Master’s Degree at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music where he studied with Sergio Assad and David Tanenbaum. Renaud recently graduated from the doctorate program at University of Montreal where he focused on the music of Toru Takemitsu with his director Peter McCutecheon.
Location: *IMPORTANT, the venue as change*
Jacques-Hétu Hall F-3080, music department of UQAM.
Information and registration :
Admission : Regular Non-members 20$
SGM Members and Students 15$
Students SGM members 10$

Friday, March 17, 2017, 7H00 PM30

Guitar orchestra Festival 2017
The 15th edition of the Guitar orchestra Festival. The concert will be presented at 19h30. You will hear a lot of guitar ensemble from all over Quebec in this unforgettable concert.
Location: École Marguerite de la Jemmerais
5555 Sherbrooke Est, Montréal, H1N 1A2
Information and registration :
Admission : Adult : 10$
Student : free
Web site :  http://ensemblemusicalemml.jimdo.com/festival-des-orchestres-de-guitares/