GUITARS INTERNATIONAL
Presents the 18th Annual
Cleveland International Classical Guitar Festival®
Friday, June 8 through Sunday, June 10, 2018
at and in cooperation with the
Cleveland Institute of Music
 

CICGF® Schedule


[Among] two of the most important annual American classical guitar events
(Classical Guitar)

  Friday, June 8th
9 AM
Continental Breakfast and Reception For Master Class Performers
CIM Lounge (9:00 am to 9:45 am)
 
 
     
10 AM
Master Class
Artist TBD
CIM Studio 113 (10:00 am - 12:45 pm)
Open to observers free of charge
Master Class
Colin Davin (USA), classical guitar
CIM Studio 217 (10:00 am - 12:45 pm)
Open to observers free of charge
 
 
 
11 AM
 
 
 
12 PM
 
 
     
1 PM    
     
 
Lecture I: Renaissance Performance Practice For Guitarists
Nigel North (England)
CIM Studio 113 (1:30 pm - 2:45 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required)
 
2 PM
 
 
     
3 PM
Master Class
CIM Studio 113 (3:00 pm - 5:45 pm)
Open to observers free of charge
 
 
 
4 PM
 
 
 
5 PM
 
 
     
6 PM
Lecture II: Baroque Performance Practice For Guitarists
Nigel North (England)
CIM Studio 113 (6:00 pm - 7:15 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required)
 
 
 
7 PM
     
 
Concert
Jason Vieaux (USA), classical guitar and Julien Labro (France), accordion/accordina
CIM Mixon Hall (7:30 pm - 9:30 pm)
 
8 PM
 
 
 
9 PM
 
     
     
10 PM    
     
 
After Concert Dinner:
L'Albatros Brasserie
11401 Bellflower Rd.,
Cleveland, OH
(Festival attendees pay their own tab)
 

  Saturday, June 9th
9 AM    
     
 
Master Class
Nigel North (England), classical guitar
CIM Studio 113 (9:30 am - 12:15 pm)
open to observers free of charge
Master Class
Antonis Hatzinikolaou (Greece), classical guitar
CIM Studio 217 (9:30 am - 12:15 pm)
open to observers free of charge
 
10 AM
 
 
 
11 AM
 
 
 
12 PM
 
     
     
1 PM    
     
 
Master Guitar Maker Lecture: The Rosette Making Process
CIM Studio 113 (1:30 pm - 3:00 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required)
 
   
2 PM  
 
Students of Robert Gruca (USA) will perform prior to Ricardo Gallén's concert
CIM Pogue Lobby (2:15 pm - 2:50 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required)
 
 
3 PM    
 
Concert
Ricardo Gallén (Spain), classical guitar
CIM Mixon Hall (3:15 pm - 5:15 pm)
 
 
4 PM
 
 
5 PM
     
     
     
6 PM
Demonstration of Exhibition Guitars:
Artist TBD
CIM Mixon Hall (6:00 pm - 7:15 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required), voluntary donations to support the CICGF gratefully accepted
 
 
 
7 PM
     
     
     
8 PM
Concert
Duo Melis (Spain and Greece), classical guitars
CIM Mixon Hall (8:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
 
 
 
9 PM
 
 
 
10 PM    
     
     
11 PM
After Concert Dinner:
L'Albatros Brasserie
11401 Bellflower Rd.,
Cleveland, OH
(Festival attendees pay their own tab)
 
 

  Sunday, June 10th
9 AM    
     
     
     
10 AM    
     
     
     
11 AM    
     
 
Master Class
Ricardo Gallén (Spain), classical guitar
CIM Studio 113 (11:30 am - 2:15 pm)
Open to observers free of charge
Master Class
Duo Melis (Spain and
Greece), classical guitars
CIM Studio 217 (11:30 am - 2:15 pm)
Open to observers free of charge
 
12 PM
 
 
 
1 PM
 
 
 
Students of Brian Kozak (USA) will perform prior to Antonis Hatzinikolaou's concert
CIM Pogue Lobby (1:45 pm - 2:20 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required)
2 PM
     
 
Concert
Antonis Hatzinikolaou (Greece), classical guitar
CIM Mixon Hall (2:30 pm - 4:15 pm)
 
3 PM
 
 
 
4 PM
     
 
Master Class:
Jason Vieaux (USA), classical guitar
CIM Studio 113 (4:30 pm - 7:15 pm)
Open to observers free of charge
Master Class:
Artist TBD
CIM Studio 217 (4:30 pm - 7:15 pm)
Open to observers free of charge
 
5 PM
 
 
 
6 PM
 
 
 
7 PM
     
 
Concert
Colin Davin (USA), classical guitar and Esteli Gomez (USA), soprano
CIM Mixon Hall (7:30 pm - 9:30 pm)
 
8 PM
 
 
 
9 PM
 
     
     
10 PM    
     
 
After Concert Dinner:
Valerio's Ristorante
12405 Mayfield Rd.,
Cleveland, OH
(Festival attendees pay their own tab)
 
Mixon Hall
Festival Schedule at a Glance: