Welcome to the Bristol Classical Guitar Society. Our mission is to promote and extend the profile of the classical guitar in the south west and to bring together players, makers, composers and enthusiasts of all levels. Our meetings include solo and ensemble practice and performance, seminars and masterclasses; our Concert Series presents internationally acclaimed performers. We would be delighted to have you at any of our meetings and events. We meet on the second Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm.  New premises - the Unitarian Meeting Hall, Brunswick Square, BS2 8PE.

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2019 dates

All meetings at  the Unitarian Meeting Hall,

Brunswick Square, BS2 8PE

Thursday 8th October 7.30pm: Tune up/informal practise; 7.45 - 8.00pm - Short talk on Giulio Regondi;

8.00 - 9.00 - Ensemble with Helen James; 9.15 - Recital by member Luke Bartlett (change from annual programme).

Thursday 14th November 7.30pm: Tune up/informal practise; 7.45 - 8.00pm Short talk; 8.00 - end of evening - Ensemble double session with Helen James.

Teacher, arranger, composer and performer



BCGS Concert Series

Our next concert will feature the Copenhagen Guitar Duo on November 23rd 2019. Tickets including e-tickets available from here: EventBrite (there is a fee to pay of less than £1 per ticket based on the advertised prices of £16/£14).

Tickets also available on the door at the event (subject to availability).

Guitar People Remembered

Ensemble Director

Helen James


Berta Rojas

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FGS           Bristol Classical Guitar Society is a member of the Federation of Guitar Societies