International Artist Series

All concerts start at 7:30 PM and take place at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street.

$30 / $25 for NYCCGS members, seniors, and students
Click links below to order tickets to individual concerts.

Brasil Guitar Duo

Friday, October 6, 2017, at 7:30 PM

Phenomenal rapport and effortless mastery in a seamless blend of traditional and world-music repertoire; winner of the 2006 Concert Artists Guild International Competition

“The playing of João Luiz and Douglas Lora just continued to draw us in and envelop us with their beautiful sounds and exotic rhythms.” — Peninsula Reviews

Guitar Plus: Serenades and Premieres with David Leisner and Friends

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 7:30 PM

Renowned guitarist/composer David Leisner and friends Tara O’Connor (flute), Jesse Mills (violin), Mark Holloway (viola), and Raman Ramakrishnan (cello), in works by Beethoven, Diabelli, and contemporary masters Pierre Jalbert and Vivian Fine

“David Leisner is among the finest guitarists currently performing … He has a probing intellect, finding insights in music that most others miss, and delivering them with a virtuoso technique.” — American Record Guide

Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo: 40th Anniversary Retrospective

Friday, January 19, 2018, at 7:30 PM

World renowned for phenomenal musicianship, matchless technique, and extraordinary stylistic breadth, celebrating 40 years of performing together

“Extremely deft and musically satisfying; wonderfully fresh.” — Soundboard

Fabio Zanon

Friday, March 9, 2018, at 7:30 PM

A true cosmopolitan, a Brazilian master at home in the concert halls of four continents; the 1996 winner of both the GFA and Francisco Tarrega International Competitions

“A member of the highest echelon of living guitarists … fluent technique, great beauty and variety of sound, finely controlled emotional response, and stylistic sensitivity.” — Gramophone