SOLO Classical Guitar Ensemble of South Lincs

SOLO Classical Guitar Ensemble of South Lincs

Saturday 24th March at 7.30pm


* Disabled seating available please call Box Office on 01205 363108

**Prices are inclusive of the 50p per seat Refurbishment Levy

 An evening of the beautiful sounds of the classical guitar “Music - No Boundaries” A musical intoxication of links between  ‘classical’ and ‘Popular’ music. 
The Solo Classical Guitar Ensemble are a group of accomplished amateur musicians who are passionate about making music with the classical guitar. They perform at concerts at various venues in the South Lincolnshire area where they raise funds for charity.   
This is a charity fund raising event for the Boston and District branch of the MS Society 
The SOLO Classical Guitar Ensemble of South Lincolnshire is in it’s 6th year and is a lively group of 13 players of all ages with an emphasis on playing and performance. Earl Marsh, of Boston, is their leader and Leon Edinboro, of Grantham is the musical arranger. 
The ensemble get together twice a month in Sleaford and also twice a month in Boston to build upon their already impressive repertoire of a mix of musical styles. Including, Traditional Folk, Rumba, Calypso, Spanish, Classical, Contemporary pop, etc. 
The youngest member is just 12 and the eldest a young 75, comprising various backgrounds: students, teachers, doctor, pilot, guitar maker, etc..  They are drawn from Lincoln, Sleaford, Boston,  Grantham and villages in-between  plus one from Belper in Derbyshire. Their guitar playing abilities range from grade 3 up to a  proficient solo performance level. Some of these players have had lessons and performance/master classes with some of the worlds finest classical guitar virtuosos thus enabling them to pass on their experience and knowledge in ensemble playing to other members of the group. 
The ensemble have been together for just over 4 years and have given a number of entertaining performances in and around Sleaford and Boston with excellent audience appreciation and welcome donations to charities such as The Butterfly hospice trust, The St Barnabus Hospice and  The Boston and District Branch of the MS Society 

Blackfriars Theatre is run predominately by volunteers. The full voluntary Refurbishment levy plus gift aid, if applicable, will create a special fund to help maintain and refurbish the towns precious traditional little Theatre. This fund will also allow us to seek 'match funding' opportunities to enhance your theatre experience.

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Blackfriars undoubtedly plays a very important role as Boston's centre for entertainment and the arts. It is home to two very successful local amateur dramatic and operatic groups, as well as hosting a varied program of professional stage productions.