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Cambridge Guitar Club sessions are from 8pm to 10pm
at St James Centre, Wulfstan Way, Cambridge CB1 8QJ
Entrance is three pounds.

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Future events:

Thursday 13 July 2017 at St James Centre Wulfstan Way CB1 8QJ


Earlier events:
Thursday 8 June 2017
Music by The Beatles, David Cottam, Andrew Forrest, John Denver, Lindsey-Clark, Sor, Thorlaksson, Villa-Lobos, Mason Williams, traditional blues and Celtic, ensembles, duos and solo performances.

Thursday 11 May 2017
We played guitar music by Byrd, Dowland, Koshkin, Lead Belly, Lindsey-Clark, Nuttall, Scarlatti, Tarrega, Thorlaksson, Waller, Williams, plus traditional music, blues, solos, trios and ensembles.

Thursday 6 April 2017
Guitar solos, trios and ensemble. Music by Brouwer, Lindsey-Clark, Lauro, Nuttall, Piazzolla, Tarrega, Celtic traditional and troubadour pieces.

Thursday 2 March 2017
Guitar music by Bach, Denver, Ellington, Horetzky, Myers, Nuttall, Tarrega, flamenco improvisation, Brazilian samba, guitar duos, ensemble playing.

Thursday 2 February 2017
We played music by JS Bach, Lindsey Clark, Forest, Nuttall, Eric Satie, Tarrega, Whitworth, Mason Williams, Leon Russell, traditional pieces, flamenco improvisation, guitar trios, ensemble playing.

Thursday 12 January 2017
Music by Francisco Tarrega, Jose Ferrer, Fernando Sor, Peter Nuttall, The Police, Jesse Fuller's 'San Francisco Bay Blues', flamenco improvisation, renaissance music by Holborne and anon, several guitar trios and larger ensemble playing.

Thursday 8 December 2016 Xmas Party
Xmas guitar music and fare! Flamenco, blues, film music, early music and music by John Denver, Fernando Sor, Cat Stevens, guitar trios and more!

Thursday 10 November 2016
Guitar trios and ensemble, guitar solos by John Whitworth, Vincent Lindsey Clark, Jorge Cardoso, Heitor Villa Lobos, John Denver, Bartolome Calatayud, Francisco Tarrega and some traditional pieces too.

Thursday 6 October 2016
We played music by JS Bach, Leo Brouwer, Eric Clapton, Jesse Harris, Chaz Hart, Jorge Morel, Schubert and more!

Thursday 8 September 2016
G
uitar solos, duos and trios with music by Leo Brouwer, David Cottam, Ferdinando Carulli, Gerald Garcia, Peter Nuttall, Julio Sagreras and some traditional music from El Salvador, Venezuela and Peru.

Summer holiday

Thursday 9 June 2016
G
uitar music by the Beatles, Bloor, Brouwer, Carulli, Marsh, Nuttall, Ryan, traditional Celtic music and some own compositions too, plus some ensemble playing at the start of the session.

Thursday 12 May 2016
At the session this evening there was guitar music by Chuck Berry, Leo Brouwer, Sam Cooke, George Harrison, Mississippi John Hurt, Jorge Morel, Julio Sagreras, Fernando Sor and more. Spanish, Latin American, country blues, soul, rock and roll.

Thursday 14 April 2016
Guitar pieces by Albeniz, Almqvist, Bjarnason, Carulli, Sam Cook, Hendrix, Nuttall, Pujol, Sor, Thorlaksson. Solos, duos and ensemble playing too!

March - Easter holiday

Thursday 4 February 2016
Compositions by Graham, Johnson, Morel, Nuttall, Pearson, Schubert, Thorlaksson and more. Music genres included renaissance, romantic, blues, Spanish, Celtic, flamenco and pop!

Thursday 14 January 2016
Tonights music included pieces by Bach, Carcassi, Ferrer, Hart, Johnson, Lauro, Pernambuco, Tarrega, The Beatles, traditional blues and Celtic music, and three pieces for guitar group.

Thursday 10 December 2015
We played music by Tarrega, Piazzolla, Morel, The Beatles, Guinga, Latin American dances, Celtic arrangements, plus guitar ensemble pieces.

Thursday 12 November 2015
Music by Bach, Carulli, Ferandiere, Hartog, Ryan, Scarlatti, traditional folk, Celtic and country music, 'Van der Valk' theme, 'Viva Espana', Cuban song 'Guantanamera' and more, and new guitar ensemble pieces too!

Thursday 8 October 2015
We played guitar music by Calvi, Carulli, Cutting, Garcia, Giuliani, Marsh, Nuttall, Ponce, pop song arrangements and ensemble pieces.

Thursday 10 September 2015
Music included pieces by Anderson, Ferrer, Hartog, Lindsey-Clark, Pearson, Presley, Pujol, Ryan, Sanchez, Sor, Vangelis, York, ensemble pieces and more!

August holiday

Thursday 9 July 2015
Music by Giuliani, Sor, Lauro, Villa-Lobos, Pearson, traditional English, flamenco Sevillanas and Soleares, and ensemble playing.

Thursday 18 June 2015
We played guitar music by Cardoso, Lauro, Tarrega, Brouwer, Garcia, Montes, 'Spanish Romance', pop arrangements Rolling Stones, jazz versions 'Autumn Leaves' and 'Hey Jude' and ensemble music.

May holiday

Thursday 16 April 2015
Music by Whitworth and Nuttall, Stephen Goss, Eduardo Sáinz de la Maza, Torroba, Lauro and traditional Japanese and Yiddish tunes.

Thursday 5 March 2015
Guitar ensemble pieces, duos and trios and solos too! Including 'Menuet' by Brescianello and 'I Spy' by Colin Downs.

Thursday 5 February 2015
Latin American compositions by Alfonso Montes, blues by Peter Nuttall and Eric Clapton, guitar ensemble traditional piece 'The Water is Wide'.

Thursday 15 January 2015
Music by Tarrega, Mertz, Bach, Brouwer, Emmanuel, Ryan, Matiegka, Nuttall and more!

Thursday 11 December 2014
Arrangements for guitar of traditional xmas carols and popular xmas songs, music by Kellner, Lauro, Mertz, Montes, Schubert, Sor,Weiss, and guitar ensemble.

Thursday 6 November 2014
Music by Tarrega, Sor, Lauro, Bach, arrangements of popular songs and group guitar pieces.

Thursday 9 October 2014
'
The Acrobat' by Wrieden, 'Musette' by Bach, guitar studies by Sor, 'Amazing Grace', Spanish dances by Granados, Latin American bossa nova and tango, jazz standards and guitar group pieces.

Thursday 11 September 2014
Music included three South American pieces by Montes, 'Nostalgia' by Hartog, 'My Way', 'Spring Song' by Nuttall, three guitar duets by Adrian Ingram, film music from 'La Vie en Rose', 'La Paloma', 'El Condor el Pasa' arranged by Burden, and two Venezuelan waltzes by Lauro.

August Summer holiday

Thursday 17 July 2014
'Simply Swing' – five swing music pieces by Lindsey Vincent Clark, 'Peacherine Rag' and 'A Breeze from Alabama' both by Scott Joplin, Celtic tunes 'Loch Lomond', 'Skye Boat Song' and 'Wild Mountain Thyme', plus some pop arrangements for acoustic guitar.

Thursday 26 June 2014
Jazz standards, 'Wonderful Tonight' by Eric Clapton, music by Jim Croce and Gary Ryan, ragtime music by Scott Joplin, 'Soledad' by Stefan Oser, 'Scarborough Fair', 'Granada' by Peter Nuttall and more!

Thursday 29 May 2014
C
eltic music 'The Boys of Bluehill', 'Baidin Pheilimi', 'Boulavogue', 'The Lark in the Clear Air' and jazz standards 'Moon River', 'Misty', 'Autumn Leaves' and traditional pieces 'The Lady in the Boat', 'Buttered Peas' and 'The Bear Dance'.

Thursday 24 April 2014
Music by Eric Clapton, The Beatles, Jesse Harris, Fernando Sor, Matteo Carcassi, Mauro Giuliani, 'Autumn Leaves', 'Spanish Romance', and 16th century renaissance pieces.

Thursday 20 March 2014
P
op music arrangements by Cees Hartog, branles by Guillaume Morlaye, dances by Mauro Giuliani, JS Bach's 'Cello music, ragtime by Scott Joplin, and flamenco rumba.

Thursday 27 February 2014
Music by Napoleon Coste, The Beatles, Eric Clapton, traditional English and Catalan, South American tango, bossa nova and samba, and original songs.

Thursday 19 December 2013
Music by Vincent Lindsey-Clark, Maria Linnemann, traditional Celtic tunes, 'El Condor Pasa' by Robles and arrangements of xmas music for guitar.

Thursday 21 November 2013
Our November open mic included music by JS Bach, Carcassi, Paganini, O'Carolan, and pop arrangements by Cees Hartog, and Mississippi delta blues.

Thursday 17 October 2013
Our October open mic featured 'Eye Level' - the theme from Van der Valk, 'Peppermint Rag', the Celtic 'Mist Covered Mountains of Home, 'Rio by Night' bossa nova and Spanish and pop music by Cees Hartog.

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