Cambridge Guitar Club sessions
are from 8pm to 10pm
usually at St
James Centre, Wulfstan Way, Cambridge CB1 8QJ
Entrance is four
pounds please towards the hire of the room.
Entrance for under
sixteens is one pound and accompanied by an adult please.
to get to the venue
12 July 2018 at
St James Centre
7 June 2018 at
St James Centre
10 May 2018 at
Friends Meeting House, Jesus Lane CB5 8BA
Thursday 5 April 2018
ensembles, trios and solos! Music by Tomaso Albinoni, Andrew
Forrest, Mauro Giuliani, Mississippi John Hurt, Antonio Lauro,
Peter Nuttall, Francisco Tarrega, country blues, baroque,
classical, and folk!
1 March 2018
played music by JS Bach, Agustin Barrios, Matteo Carcassi,
Ferdinando Carulli, Andrew Forrest, Mauro Giuliani, Lennon and
McCartney, Hank Marvin, Peter Nuttall, Dilermando Reis, Richard
Starkey, Eythor Thorlaksson, Spanish flamenco dance Malaguena,
Estampie medieval dance from 14th
century, French Branle dances from 16th
century, solos, trios and ensembles.
1 February 2018
music by Aguado, JS Bach, Carulli, Carolan, Clapton, Denver,
Guinga, Joplin, Montes, flamenco Granaínas, traditional
Celtic and Icelandic, solos and ensembles.
11 January 2018 New Year Party
guitar music by Agustin Barrios, John Dowland, Andrew Forrest,
Lennon and McCartney, Gaspar Sanz, Erik Satie, Fernando Sor,
Antonio Vivaldi, traditional arrangement of Scarborough Fair,
solos and trios.
7 December 2017 Xmas Party
group music, and tunes by Nikita Koshkin, Andrew Forrest, JS
Bach, Lennon and McCartney, Don McLean, Brazilian music, blues
and soul – Otis Redding, Louis Armstrong. Thank you for the
party food, drinks and music!
9 November 2017
duos and solos, nylon string and steel string guitar music from
Andrew Forrest, Leo Brouwer, Antonio Lauro, Don McLean, Eythor
Thorlaksson, music from the Renaissance, traditional Celtic and
5 October 2017
played works by Andrew Forrest, Gordon Giltrap, Andrew Lloyd
Webber, Alfonso Montes, Peter Nuttall, Eythor Thorlaksson, Heitor
Leopold Weiss, and traditional Renaissance, flamenco Farruca, and
7 September 2017
by Cardoso, Clapton, Coste, Iglesias, Koshkin, Morel, Purcell,
Forrest, traditional English and Celtic, zamba, rumba, habanera
13 July 2017 Summer Party
played music by Beethoven, Carolan, Dowland, Einaudi, Ferrer,
Forrest, Johnson, Sor, traditional Spanish, blues, trios, duos
8 June 2017
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
11 May 2017
played guitar music by Byrd, Dowland, Koshkin, Lead Belly,
Lindsey-Clark, Nuttall, Scarlatti, Tarrega, Thorlaksson, Waller,
Williams, plus traditional music, blues, solos, trios and
6 April 2017
solos, trios and ensemble. Music by Brouwer, Lindsey-Clark,
Lauro, Nuttall, Piazzolla, Tarrega, Celtic traditional and
2 March 2017
music by Bach, Denver, Ellington, Horetzky, Myers, Nuttall,
Tarrega, flamenco improvisation, Brazilian samba, guitar duos,
2 February 2017
played music by JS Bach, Lindsey Clark, Forest, Nuttall, Eric
Satie, Tarrega, Whitworth, Mason Williams, Leon Russell,
traditional pieces, flamenco improvisation, guitar trios,
12 January 2017
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.
8 December 2016 Xmas Party
guitar music and fare! Flamenco, blues, film music, early music
and music by John Denver, Fernando Sor, Cat Stevens, guitar trios
10 November 2016
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
6 October 2016
played music by JS Bach, Leo Brouwer, Eric Clapton, Jesse
Harris, Chaz Hart, Jorge Morel, Schubert and more!
8 September 2016
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.
9 June 2016
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.
12 May 2016
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.
14 April 2016
pieces by Albeniz, Almqvist,
Sam Cook, Hendrix, Nuttall, Pujol, Sor, Thorlaksson. Solos, duos
and ensemble playing too!
March - Easter holiday
4 February 2016
by Graham, Johnson, Morel, Nuttall, Pearson, Schubert,
Thorlaksson and more. Music genres included renaissance,
romantic, blues, Spanish, Celtic, flamenco and pop!
14 January 2016
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.
10 December 2015
played music by Tarrega, Piazzolla, Morel, The Beatles, Guinga,
Latin American dances, Celtic arrangements, plus guitar ensemble
12 November 2015
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!
8 October 2015
played guitar music by Calvi, Carulli, Cutting, Garcia, Giuliani,
Marsh, Nuttall, Ponce, pop song arrangements and ensemble pieces.
10 September 2015
included pieces by Anderson, Ferrer, Hartog, Lindsey-Clark,
Pearson, Presley, Pujol, Ryan, Sanchez, Sor, Vangelis, York,
ensemble pieces and more!
9 July 2015
by Giuliani, Sor, Lauro, Villa-Lobos, Pearson, traditional
English, flamenco Sevillanas and Soleares, and ensemble playing.
18 June 2015
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.
16 April 2015
by Whitworth and Nuttall, Stephen Goss, Eduardo Sáinz de
la Maza, Torroba, Lauro and traditional Japanese and Yiddish
5 March 2015
ensemble pieces, duos and trios and solos too! Including 'Menuet'
by Brescianello and 'I Spy' by Colin Downs.
5 February 2015
American compositions by Alfonso Montes, blues by Peter Nuttall
and Eric Clapton, guitar ensemble traditional piece 'The Water is
15 January 2015
by Tarrega, Mertz, Bach, Brouwer, Emmanuel, Ryan, Matiegka,
Nuttall and more!
11 December 2014
for guitar of traditional xmas carols and popular xmas songs,
music by Kellner, Lauro, Mertz, Montes, Schubert, Sor,Weiss, and
Tarrega, Sor, Lauro, Bach, arrangements of popular songs and
group guitar pieces.
Thursday 9 October
'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.
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
17 July 2014
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.
26 June 2014
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
29 May 2014
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'.
24 April 2014
by Eric Clapton, The Beatles, Jesse Harris, Fernando Sor, Matteo
Carcassi, Mauro Giuliani, 'Autumn Leaves', 'Spanish Romance',
century renaissance pieces.
20 March 2014
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.
Napoleon Coste, The Beatles, Eric Clapton, traditional English
and Catalan, South American tango, bossa nova and samba, and
Vincent Lindsey-Clark, Maria Linnemann, traditional Celtic tunes,
'El Condor Pasa' by Robles and arrangements of xmas music for
21 November 2013
November open mic included music by JS Bach, Carcassi, Paganini,
O'Carolan, and pop arrangements by Cees Hartog, and Mississippi
17 October 2013
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