Become a Member & Order Tickets
As a member of the Minnesota Guitar Society, you receive ticket discounts on all MGS-sponsored events, a year's subscription to the Guitarist and the opportunity to place free classifieds in each issue.
You'll find the ticket and membership information and order form in the July-August 2015 issue of the Guitarist.
Call 612-677-1151 to order Sundin Hall series tickets by phone. Or order online.
Local musicians offering great music, free to the public - See the Local Series page for details. Concerts are on Saturdays at 2 p.m., are free and open to the public at Hosmer Library located at 347 E. 36th St., Minneapolis, 55408.
Paul Hintz, jazz guitar,
Feb. 13 (KFAI, Feb. 7)
Phillip Rukavina, lute,
March 12 (KFAI, March 6)
Eva Beneke, classical guitar,
May 14 (KFAI, May 8).
OpenStage is a structured butinformal way for guitarists of any level to experience the joy of playing for each other. Go to the OpenStage page for more information.
All meeting are on Sundays from 2-4 p.m.
October 11, 2015
November 8, 2015
December 13, 2015
January 10, 2016
February 14, 2016
March 13, 2016
April 10, 2016
May 8, 2016
OpenStage meets at The Underground Music Cafe in Falcon Heights. It's the same place but a new venue.
Consider joining the Classical Guitar Meetup to get together informally and play with other classical guitarists. All levels welcome. We meet the 3rd Saturday of each month from 2-4pm at the Underground Music Cafe.
Read the Latest Guitarist Newsletter
Past issues of Guitarist newsletter are available on the Newsletter page.
Check Out the Guitar Community Calendar
The community calendar has information on guitar events in our region. You can see or post events on the calendar
Saturday, April 23, 8:00 pm—Sundin Hall
A recipient of the Yale Elliot Fisk Award, proclaimed by Classical Guitar as "thoughtful" and praised by The Honolulu Advertiser as "delightful," Ian O'Sullivan is a classically-trained guitarist and composer from the North Shore of O'ahu, Hawaii. Well-versed in Hawaiian slack-key guitar and the 'ukulele, in addition to the Western classical repertoire, Ian has performed at Carnegie's Weill Recital Hall, New York Guitar Society, New England Guitar Society, Hawaii Public Radio Atherton Studios, Hawaii Opera Theater, and the Orvis Auditorium at the University of Hawaii. He can also be found regularly in Honolulu at Jazzminds, Tiki's, and Mez 127. In 2013 Ian released his first solo album "Born and Raised," featuring his original compositions alongside music of fellow Hawaii composers. He is the first guitarist from Hawaii to be accepted at Yale University's School of Music. Ian returned to O'ahu in 2012, accepting the lectureship in classical guitar from his alma mater, the University of Hawaii.
Ian O'Sullivan Ukulele Demonstration and Lecture
Sunday, April 24, 2:00 pm - Merriam Park Library
Ian O'Sullivan, a Hawaiian Classical and Slack-Key Guitarist who is also a master ukulele player, will be offering a free, open to the public, demonstration and lecture on Traditional Approaches to Ukulele Technique at Merriam Park Library, 1831 Marshall Avenue in St Paul on Sunday, April 24, 2 p.m.
Saturday, June 4, 2016, 8:00 pm—Sundin Hall
The annual Classical Guitarathon is always an exciting season finale, an opportunity to see some of our favorite local guitarists alongside new and emerging talents, all on the beautiful Sundin Hall stage.
Get the MGS Fernandosaur T-Shirt
The Minnesota Guitar Society Fernandosaur t-shirt is a great gift for guitarists. Who wouldn't love a guitar playing dinosaur? You can order them directly from the MGS. Order here or pick one up at an MGS concert.
Buy Sundin Tickets Online
Tickets purchased online more than 10 days in advance will be mailed to the purchaser; all others will be held at the box office. All sales are final.
Single Tickets 2015-16
2015-2016 Sundin Hall Concert Series At a Glance
Irina Kulikova 9/25/2015
Martha Masters 10/24/2015
Eduardo Fernandez 11/14/2015
Acoustic Jazz Guitarathon 12/5/2015
Ekachai Jearakul 1/23/2016
John Rankin & Don Vappie 2/20/2016
Brasil Guitar Duo 3/26/2016
Ian O'Sullivan 4/23/2015
Classical Guitarathon 6/4/2016
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