Meeting April 1st. 2014

The Program

Sam Cooper  Eleanor of Aquitaine Waltzes, original

Michael Olsen freestyle Flamenco Guitar “La Mujer de Mi Suenos,  “Soleares”, “Ole Jorge”(Alegrias)

Bill Graham – “Adagio in Em” by J K. Mertz and “Beautiful Dreamer” by Steven Foster

Steve Berman – Villa-Lobos Etude #1, Prelude #1;  The Hills of Isle Au Haut

Jordan Tapp- La cathedral allegro slemne, fandango,( recuerdos de la Alhambra)

Grant Ruiz and Dan Fellman: For Sephora by Stochelo Rosenberg and  El Cuarto de Tula by The Buena Vista Social Club

Tye Austin: Spanish Dance No. 5-Granados, Un dia de Noviembre-Brouwer, Danza Brasiliera-Morel

Ashland Guitar Ensemble, James Bishop Edwards Director

All in a Garden Green – anon.
Lilliburlero -anon.
Spring Song – Mozart
Romanian Dance no. 1 – Bartok
El Roble – anon.

Ensemble members

Sam Murphy
Francie Buckley
Mary Landberg
Mark Williams
Michael Philbert
Roma Sprung

Steve Berman

Steve Berman

Tye Austin

Tye Austin

Michael Olsen

Michael Olsen

Ensemble 01

Ensemble 1

Ensemble 02

Ensemble 2

Ensemble 03

Ensemble 3











Upcoming Events

Grant Ruiz will be playing Saturday April 5th, 7:30 to 9:30 and most Saturdays in the Alchemy Restaurant (541-488-1115)  at the Winchester Inn, 35 S. 2nd St. Ashland.

Grant Ruiz and Dan Fellman will play guitar duets at Gallerie Karon on 4th and A Streets in Ashland during the First Friday Art Walk on April 4th, 5-8pm.  They will also play at the Avalon Bar and Grill Thursday, April 17, 5:30-8pm.

Grant Ruiz, percussionist Terry Longshore and Portland-based dancer Elena Villa will present a flamenco concert entitled “Noche de Luz” (Night of Light) on Saturday, May 3 from 7-9pm at Paschal Winery.  Reservations can also be made for dinner at the winery before the show.  More information on making reservations will be available soon.
You can also check for dates. As a side note, the administrator (Scott Calamar) doesn’t make nearly enough money for the time it takes to maintain this unique and valuable online calendar.  He’s having second thoughts about continuing it.  Please visit his site, check out for more information.  You can donate from that page and the main page of the site as well, so please consider helping to support this worthwhile endeavor.
Exciting Guitar Music and singing at EL Tapatio Mexican Restaurant
Wednesdays  5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
1633 Hwy 99 N. Ashland, 541-488-2276 Set back, just South of the new car dealers.

Sweet Talk


Rose Marie and Linda Marie at El Tapatio Fridays 5:30 to 8:30 PM


at  Evo’s Coffee House,

3rd St. at East Main, Ashland, This week: 1 to 3 PM, Friday April 4th.
They entertain at Evo’s weekly. Times vary so call 541-482-2261 to check next week’s schedule. The best of Spanish and popular songs in two part harmony with the dynamic Martin Vee  on guitar



Hi fans of Flamenco Guitar Food & Wine.

Link to some songs from my new CD “Duende”

Some new dates have been added to the Music Schedule.


Fri. 4-4 1st Friday Art Walk The Bistro 5:30-7-30

1214 NE 6th St Grants Pass, 97526

Sat.4-5 Strings Italian Café 5:00-7:00

322 W. Miner St

Yreka, CA, 96097


Wed. 4-9 The Post Office Saloon and Grill  6:30-9:30

1636 Market St

Redding, Ca 96001

Sat. 6-21 Honig Winery 6:30-9:30

850 Rutherford Road

Rutherford, CA 94573

Sat. 6-28-14 Wedding in Mount Shasta CA. Private


Please contact me for Bookings at:


Michael Olsen


Sam Cooper JCGS Secretary

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