GUITARS INTERNATIONAL
Presents the 19th Annual
Cleveland International Classical Guitar Festival®
Thursday, June 6 through Sunday, June 9, 2019
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 Magazine)

  Thursday, June 6th
7 PM    
     
 
Concert
Colin Davin (USA), guitar
CIM Mixon Hall (7:30 pm - 9:30 pm)
Tickets: $22.00 (No student or senior discounts)
 
8 PM
 
 
 
9 PM
 
     
     
10 PM    
     
 
After Concert Dinner:
L'Albatros Brasserie
11401 Bellflower Rd.,
Cleveland, OH
(Festival attendees pay their own tab)
 
11 PM
 
 

  Friday, June 7th
9 AM
Reception and Continental Breakfast For Master Class Performers
CIM Lounge (9:00 am to 9:30 am)
 
     
 
Master Class
Colin Davin (USA), guitar
CIM Studio 113 (9:45 am - 12:30 pm)
Master Class
Petra Polácková (Czech Rebublic), guitar
CIM Studio 217 (9:45 am - 12:30 pm)
10 AM
 
 
 
11 AM
 
 
 
12 PM
 
     
     
1 PM    
     
     
 
Master Class
Elizabeth Kenny (England), lute
CIM Studio 113 (1:45 pm - 4:30 pm)
2 PM
 
 
 
3 PM
 
 
 
4 PM
 
     
     
5 PM    
     
     
     
6 PM    
     
 
Lecture Recital: Guitar With Spoken Word
Lynn McGrath (USA), guitar
CIM Studio 113 (6:30 pm - 7:45 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required)
 
7 PM
 
 
 
8 PM
Concert
Xuefei Yang (China), guitar
CIM Mixon Hall (8:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
Tickets: $25.00 (No student or senior discounts)
 
 
 
9 PM
 
 
 
10 PM    
     
 
After Concert Dinner:
L'Albatros Brasserie
11401 Bellflower Rd.,
Cleveland, OH
(Festival attendees pay their own tab)
 
11 PM
 

  Saturday, June 8th
9 AM
Master Class
Xuefei Yang (China), guitar
CIM Studio 113 (9:00 am - 11:45 am)
Master Class
Petra Polácková (Czech Republic), guitar
CIM Studio 217 (9:00 am - 11:45 am)
Master Class
Lynn McGrath (USA), guitar
CIM Studio 225 (9:00 am - 11:45 am)
 
 
 
10 AM
 
 
 
11 AM
 
 
             
12 PM            
             
             
             
1 PM
Lecture Workshop: The Art of Guitar Making
Master Guitar Maker Alfredo Velazquez (USA)
CIM Studio 113 (1:00 pm - 2:15 pm)
 
 
 
2 PM
             
       
Demonstration and Exhibition of Fine Guitars
Drew Henderson (Canada)
CIM Mixon Hall (2:30 pm - 3:45 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required). Donations to support CICGF artists and events will be appreciated.
       
3 PM      
 
Students of Robert Gruca (USA) will perform guitars
CIM Pogue Lobby (3:20 pm - 3:55 pm)
 
       
4 PM
Concert
Elizabeth Kenny (England), lute
CIM Mixon Hall (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Ticket price: $22.00 (No student or senior discounts)
 
 
 
5 PM
 
 
 
6 PM            
             
     
 
Lecture: How to Prepare for the Recording Process
Drew Henderson (Canada)
CIM Studio 113 (6:45 pm - 7:45 pm)
7 PM
 
 
             
8 PM
Concert
Jason Vieaux (USA), guitar
CIM Mixon Hall (8:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
Tickets: $30.00 (No student or senior discounts)
 
 
 
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 9th
11 AM            
             
 
Master Class
Jason Vieaux (USA), guitar
Mixon Hall (11:30 am - 2:15 pm)
Master Class
Elizabeth Kenny (England), lute
CIM Studio 113 (11:30 am - 2:15 pm)
Master Class
Xuefei Yang (China), guitar
CIM Studio 217 (11:30 am - 2:15 pm)
 
12 PM
 
 
 
1 PM
 
 
 
2 PM
             
 
Lecture: Commissioning Works for Guitar or Lute
CIM Studio 113 (2:30 pm - 3:45 pm)
Free (no tickets or passes required)
     
       
3 PM      
 
Students of Brian Kozak (USA) will perform guitars
CIM Pogue Lobby (3:20 pm - 3:55 pm)
 
       
4 PM
Concert
Petra Polácková (Czech Republic), guitar
CIM Mixon Hall (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Tickets: $22.00 (No student or senior discounts)
 
 
 
5 PM
 
 
 
6 PM            
             
 
After Concert Dinner:
Valerio's Ristorante
12405 Mayfield Rd.,
Cleveland, OH
(Festival attendees pay their own tab)
 
7 PM
 
Mixon Hall
Festival Schedule at a Glance: