Links are provided here as a resource for members and the guitar community at large, and do not imply an endorsement of a particular product, event or artist.
|Music Schools ~ Offering Instruction and Events|
|www.esm.rochester.edu||University of Rochester's Eastman Music School, with a guitar department.|
Check their home page and calendar for events.
|www.hochstein.org||Hochstein Music School, a great community music school in Rochester, NY. Guitar department.|
|www.naz.edu/music/undergrad/music||Nazareth College Music, offering degrees and classes in music.|
|www.roberts.edu||Roberts Wesleyan College, offering degrees and classes in music.|
|www.lehmannstrings.com||Bernie Lehmann, guitar builder.
34 Elton St, same building where early Guitar Club meetings were held.
|cgsuny.org||Classical Guitar Society of Upstate New York, located where we consider it downstate, promoting awareness of Classical Guitar and associated instruments.|
|greatlakesguitarsociety.org||Great Lakes Guitar Society, dedicated to fostering an awareness and appreciation of the guitar and its repertoire though concerts, masterclasses, and outreach in the Great Lakes.|
|www.guitarfoundation.org||Guitar Foundation of America|
Offers a calendar of events, festivals, concerts, teachers' registry, extensive links to individual artists pages, directory of guitar societies, luthiers and more
|www.guitarleague.com||Guitar League, Syracuse, NY, with monthly meetings, concerts and workshops.|
|guitarsocietyoftoronto.com||The Guitar Society of Toronto|
|nyccgs.com||New York City Classical Guitar Society|
|fingerstyleguitar.ca||Toronto Fingerstyle Guitar Association, sponsoring concerts and other events in and around Toronto.|
|Guitar Websites and Resources|
|www.13thfret.com||The 13th Fret, the place to hang out if you just enjoy fellowship with guitar players and luthiers alike.|
|acousticplayermagazine.com/community||Acoustic Player Magazine, a unique site dedicated to, for and about acoustic players, APM is regularly frequented by world-class artists, luthiers and players alike.|
|www.acousticguitarforum.com||Acoustic Guitar Forum, formerly the Taylor forum, but now open to all facets of acoustic guitar enthusiasts.|
|CANdYRAT.com||CANdYRAT Records, supporting a wide variety of artists including fingerstyle acoustic guitarists.|
|guitaralive.org||Classical Guitar Alive, a radio show synicated in Rochester on Sundays at 6:00PM. Podcasts and round-the-clock listening available online.|
|classicalguitarforum.com||Classical Guitar Forum, a forum for classical guitarists, luthiers, and music lovers.|
|Flatpick.com||Flatpicking Guitar Magazine, online home of the bi-monthly publication.|
|Flatpickin.com||Flatpickin.com, the home of Bluegrass and Flatpickin’ guitar enthusiasts.|
|GuitarInternet.com||GuitarInternet.com, the directory of links, information and resources for the guitar player and enthusiast.|
|stringsbymail.com||Strings By Mail, an online source for many different kinds of guitar strings.|
|Stropes.com||Stropes Editions, Ltd.: “Our goal is to document some of the most significant repertoire for finger-style guitar.” Check it out!|
|JustJazzGuitar.com||Just Jazz Guitar Online, with articles, music, lessons and more for the jazz guitarist.|
|Rochester-area Music Organizations|
|www.artsrochester.org||The Arts and Cultural Council for Greater Rochester Local arts agency develops and promotes regional culture. Weekly features, news, conference announcements, and employment.|
|www.goldenlink.org||Golden Link Folksinging Society|
|www.PegasusEarlyMusic.org||Pegasus Early Music|
|www.rochestermusic.org||Rochester Music Hall of Fame, a place to celebrate music and honor those who create it|
|www.rochestermusiccoalition.org||Rochester, NY music scene.|
|www.bopshop.com||The Bop Shop concert series at the Bop Shop Atrium and at the German House.|
|www.thegermanhouse.com||The German House concert series and support of local artists|
|www.crgrecordings.com||Lawrence Johnson, classical guitarist featuring recording of the works of Sor and other artists|
|www.jazzguitar.be||“Your Guide to Jazz Guitar” featuring lessons and information.|
If you have a link of interest to Rochester-area guitarists, feel free to send it along via our Contact page.