WGF12 runs from 1pm on Friday 15 June until 4pm on Sunday 17 June 2012.
WGF12 guest artists are Martha Masters (USA), VIDA Guitar Quartet (UK), Matthew Robinson (UK), Guitar Circus (UK). They are all fascinating artists with a huge amount of advice to offer students. WGF students are invited to take part in their masterclass sessions during the festival, either actively, or as an observer. There will be other workshop activities running concurrently to students have the maximum amount of flexibility to focus on the elements they enjoy the most.
Below is the outline timetable for the festival to give you a general overview of what WGF will be offering.
Friday 15 June1.00pm : lunchtime concert at St Lawrence Church: Matthew Robinson 2.00pm : Registration 3.00pm : Guitar Orchestra rehearsal 4.30pm : break 6.00pm : end 7.30pm : evening concert at Milner Hall: Martha Masters
Saturday 23 July9.00am : Finger Aerobics : technical warm up 9.45am : Guitar Orchestra 10.45am : break 11.00am : Masterclass 2 or Workshop 2 12.00pm Lunch 1.00pm : Concert: Guitar Circus 3.00pm : Open masterclass with Martha Masters 4.00pm : break 4.30pm : Guitar talk by Oren Myers 6.00pm : end 7.30pm : evening concert at Winchester Discovery Centre: VIDA Guitar Quartet
Sunday 24 July9.00am : Masterclass 3 or Workshop 3 11.00am : break 11.30am : Guitar Orchestra rehearsal 1.00pm : lunch 3.00pm : WGF Student Concert 4.00pm : END