The COVID-19 crisis prevents us from gathering in person to share live music.
We miss you and are looking forward to the time when we can be together again!
In the meantime, please join us for these Summer 2020 Virtual Events,
leading up to a very special online concert on Saturday, August 15 at 7:30 PM!
Thurs July 2
2019-2020 International Series Retrospective
Hosted by CCGS Executive Director Erik Mann, this playlist takes us through the artists featured during the 2019-20 International Series concert season. Join Erik as he presents some of his favorite selections from these world-acclaimed musicians. This retrospective allows us to celebrate the artistry that CCGS brings to Cleveland each year through the International Series concerts. This playlist will be available for viewing beginning July 2.
Sat July 11 @ 7:30 PM
Looking Back at CCGS Education
Prior to the COVID-19 crisis, CCGS Education served 685 students in Cleveland through guitar classes. This video compilation takes us through some of our favorite moments from past years, featuring many of our amazing and talented CCGS Education students. Through performances and video projects, students work together to express themselves through music. Join us for the YouTube Premiere on July 11 to interact with CCGS teachers and staff via the live chat!
Sat July 18 @ 7:30 PM
CCGS Education Teacher Feature
We would like to introduce you to some of the fantastic teachers who work with our students in guitar classes, guitar ensembles, and private lessons. As you will see, their talents go far beyond the skills they bring to the classroom. Our success in the CCGS Education Program can be attributed to these role models, who work tirelessly to create life-changing experiences for our students. Join us for the YouTube Premiere on July 18 to interact with CCGS teachers via the live chat!
Sat July 25 @ 7:30 PM
An Evening with Damian Goggans
Since joining the CCGS Education Program in middle school, Damian has grown tremendously as a musician and performer. We take this opportunity to look back at some of his most memorable performances through the years, including a peek into some new repertoire he is working on. Join us for the YouTube Premiere on July 25 to interact with CCGS Executive Director Erik Mann via the live chat!
Executive Director Erik Mann will announce the artists and format for the first three concerts of the 2020-2021 International Series (including the popular Showcase Concert in September). You will meet these talented musicians through short video introductions and performances. Begin to make plans for Fall so we can connect over some great music. Join us for the YouTube Premiere on August 1 to interact with Erik and CCGS staff via the live chat!
Sat August 15 @ 7:30 PM
Exclusive Online Concert with Berta Rojas!
CCGS will present an online concert featuring the amazing Berta Rojas. Ms. Rojas will create an exclusive performance for the Cleveland Classical Guitar Society, including a special collaboration with CCGS Education students. This concert is free (but donations are greatly appreciated). Be sure to mark your calendar – you won’t want to miss it!