We enjoyed another fantastic evening of sweet voice guitar music Tuesday, April 4 at the beautiful Paschal Winery, Talent with 27 in attendance. The highlight of the evening was a 35 minute program (below) by special guest artist James Bishop Edwards.
Bill Graham – “Petite Piece” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; “Pavanas” by Gaspar Sanz (1674)
Rob Rhodes – My Lady Hunsdon’s by John Dowland; In Sorrow’s Wake by Andrew York
Bob Bath – “Feelings” Arr. Morris Albert, and “Smile,” by Charlie Chaplin
John Swinnerton – “Paschal” original
Steve Bismarck – “De conversa em Conversa” Lúcio Alves and Haroldo Barbosa, arr. João Gilberto
Arturo Ville, Steve Berman and Sam Cooper – “Torna A Surriento (Return to Sorrento)” by Ernesto Curtis, 1904
Arturo Ville – Theme from Beauty and the Beast, 4th movement Alegro from Sonata Clasica by Manuel M. Ponce.
Steve Berman and Arturo Ville – La Llorona
Special guest artist James Bishop Edwards performed a program of original arrangements:
Spanish Dance No. 10 Enrique Granados
Prelude op. 28 no. 20 Fredric Chopin
Waltz in A minor Fredric Chopin
Von fremeden Landern und Menschen Fredric Chopin
O Mio Babbino Caro Giacomo Puccini
The Entertainer Scott Joplin
Clair de Lune Claude Debussey
Spanish Dance no. 6 Enrique Granados
Encore sing along: When I’m Sixty Four
Our own Jaxon Williams, currently studying at USC with William Kanengiser of the LAGQ, recently made some videos for Guitar Salon International. They are extraordinary: http://www.
Jaxon will be playing on June 9 at the first annual guitar festival sponsored by the Corvallis Guitar Society in Corvallis, OR. The amazing flamenco and classical guitarist Adam del Monte will be playing there on June 10. There will also be workshops and master classes. Check http://
James Bishop Edwards will play his program for the Corvallis Guitar Society at their monthly meeting on May 1.
If you would like to become a JCGS member, you may pay Mark Williams at a meeting or mail $20 for the calendar year to him at: 1065 Ivy Lane, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-941-1291. Make checks payable to Jefferson Classical Guitar Society or JCGS.
Last month’s special guest artist was Yuri Liberzon. You can sign up for Yuri’s newsletter at https://www.yuriguitar.com/