The Aquarelle Guitar Quartet return for the fifth time as special guests for the Guitar Jamboree, as part of Craig Ogden’s Guitar Weekend 2019 at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester.
Starting with rehearsals from 10am the Guitar Jamboree culminates in a concert at 2pm on Sunday 27th January, featuring a massed guitar orchestra of players of all ages and abilities, with the Aquarelle Guitar Quartet as the soloists. Together they will perform a new commission by Callum Dewar. The quartet will then give a half-hour performance of their own for the audience at the Bridgewater Hall.
Those attending the concert will have the rare opportunity to enjoy a unique performance by over 100 guitarists, in a family-friendly atmosphere, as well as the chance to hear the world-class Aquarelle Guitar Quartet, all for free! Full details and ticketing information (entrance fee for participants) can be found here.
Programme for 27th January:
2pm: Introduction by Craig Ogden
2.05pm-2.20pm: Performance of the new piece, written by Callum Dewar for Guitar Quartet (AGQ) and Massed Guitar Orchestra
2.30pm-3pm: AGQ performance
For more information about participating in Craig Ogden’s massed guitar orchestra, please visit the Bridgewater Hall website.
Craig Ogden director
Aquarelle Guitar Quartet
Callum Dewar composer
You can read about the entire Guitar Weekend 25-27 January, directed by Craig Ogden, here: