Welcome to the Rochester Guitar Club!

♫ Welcome to The Rochester Guitar Club, an informal group for the appreciation and enjoyment of guitar music, lore and playing. Come on out to a meeting! They are normally held on the third Monday of each month, usually in the Red Room next to the Asbury Methodist Church, 1010 East Avenue in Rochester. You are welcome to come early and meet with fellow members.

♫ Check our event calendar to verify meeting times and locations and to learn more about guitar music events in and around Rochester as well as other guitar-related information.

Free Guitar Strings for New RGC Members!

Bernunzio Uptown Music is now offering a one-time, free set of guitar strings to new, first-time RGC members. Join RGC at any meeting and receive a coupon valid for a free set of guitar strings at Bernunzio Uptown Music. Click here for more membership information. This offer is for new members only.

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Upcoming Guitar Events!


Woody & Pete!

March 28, Saturday, 2-4 p.m., The Golden Link Folk Singing Society with the Rochester Guitar Club is celebrating the music of Woody Guthrie & Pete Seeger at Rochester Christian Reformed Church, 2750 Atlantic Ave., Penfield, free—donations for Genesee Land Trust.


”An Introduction to the Chapman Stick”

April 20, Monday, 7 p.m., a Rochester Guitar Club presentation by member Steve Hahn in the Red Room at 1010 East Avenue, free for RGC members, $5 donation for others.

♫ The stick is somewhat of a fusion of guitar & bass played in a two handed tapping fashion with both hands a equal partners on the fretboard playing independent or interlaced lines.

♫ A rafle will be held this evening for a pair of admission tickets to the Rochester Music Hall of Fame, $5 for one raffle ticket (for the pair of admission tickets) or $10 for 3 raffle tickets. The drawing will be at 9 p.m.

Rochester Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

April 26, Sunday, 7 p.m., at Kodak Hall in the Eastman Theatre on Gibbs St. See http://rochestermusic.org for more information.

♫ The Rochester Guitar Club is raffling a pair of admission tickets for this event, $5 for one raffle ticket (for the pair of admission tickets) or $10 for 3 raffle tickets at the next meeting on April 20 in the Red Room. The drawing will be at 9 p.m.

Recent RGC Events!

Core Meeting & Round Robin Play List in the Red Room on March 16.

Round Robin Mixed Strings Play List in the Red Room on February 16.

Round Robin Play List at Tom Kelly’s Dance Studio on January 19.

♫ A description of most RGC’s past events as well as other guitar events of interest can be found on the Articles page going back to 2007.

Attention — RGC Could Use Your Help!


♫ RGC welcomes your opinion and ideas for club activities! Share your suggestions or participate in planning with the Core Group by clicking on the Contact Us button on this website or print an Opinion Survey Form that you can fill out and bring to the next meeting. more

More About RGC...and Guitar in the Local Media

♫ That’s it for now. Keep your eyes on this website for announcements of RGC events as well as other guitar news! Send any news you may have to us that you think should be included on the calendar.

♫ See you, Monday, April 20, in the Red Room at 1010 East Avenue!

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Sunday, March 29
Student Degree Recital, Thomas Torrisi, guitar
Hatch Recital Hall

Friday, April 10 — Sunday, April 12
The 2015 Great Lakes Guitar Society Festival and Compition
Syracuse University’s historic Setnor School of Music.

Saturday, April 11
Tracey Grammer $18, $10 for students
Cafe Veritas

Friday, April 17
Striking Strings Hammered Dulcimer Ensemble
First Presbyterian Church of Honeoye Falls, 27 N. Main St., Honeoye Falls

Saturday, April 18
Lou & Peter Berryman with Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen ~ Tickets: $20 / $16 Golden Link members / $10 students (12 and under free)
Rochester Christian Reformed Church

For more info check our Calendar.

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