Guitar Society Summit

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Guitar Society Summit

The Guitar Society Summit–a conference of guitar societies and guitar presenting organizations in North America–will take place in Baltimore, MD, the weekend of September 28-30, 2018. The conference is organized by the Baltimore Classical Guitar Society and takes place at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University.

There will be workshops and lectures about issues facing guitar presenting organizations, such as organizational management, board development, fundraising, publicity, social media and digital platforms, and how to drive attendance and interest in our organizations. There will be plenty of time to socialize.

SCHEDULE:

Friday, September 28

6 pm  SOCIAL HOUR in Hotel Indigo, the conference hotel. (Happy hour is from 4-7 pm)

Saturday, September 29

9 am -5 pm CONFERENCE

6-7 pm CONCERT JUNHONG KUANG

Sunday, September 30

9 am -3 pm CONFERENCE

SPEAKERS:

Maestro Manuel Barrueco

Dr. Matt Hinsley, executive director of Austin Classical Guitar

Blair Jackson, editor of Classical Guitar Magazine

Dan Wiznitzer, account executive of Himmelrich PR

ORGANIZATIONS CONFIRMED:
  1. Austin Classical Guitar
  2. Baltimore Classical Guitar Society
  3. Boston Classical Guitar Society
  4. Cincinnati Classical Guitar Society
  5. Cleveland Classical Guitar Society
  6. Columbus Guitar Society
  7. Florida Guitar Foundation
  8. Great Lakes Guitar Society
  9. Kitsap County Guitar Society
  10. Knoxville Guitar Society
  11. Marlow Guitar International
  12. Minnesota Guitar Society
  13. Milwaukee Classical Guitar Society
  14. New Jersey Classical Guitar Society
  15. New York City Classical Guitar Society
  16. New York Guitar Seminar at Mannes
  17. Orange County Guitar Circle
  18. Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society
  19. Pittsburgh Classical Guitar Society
  20. Radford University International Guitar Festival
  21. San Diego Guitar Festival
  22. St. Louis Classical Guitar
  23. Toronto Classical Guitar Society
  24. Vancouver Classical Guitar Society
  25. Victoria Guitar Society
  26. Western Colorado Classical Guitar Society
  27. Wilmington Classical Guitar Society
  28. and Classical Guitar Magazine

This conference is made possible by a grant from the Augustine Foundation. Thank you.