Organizations and Events

Vox de Cultura is a web and subscription based radio that resides in Jakarta, Indonesia. It is a program unit of Sacred Bridge Foundation that falls within its Inter-cultural Dialog domain. The key purpose behind the establishment of Vox de Cultura is to bridge localities of music on a global stage.
Listen To The World is a web-based social media aimed at inspiring and triggering minds the world over, using issues surrounding music to tackle cultural matters while at the same time highlighting authentic, accountable, rooted music from cultures worldwide.
Goes2Eleven is the weekly podcast about the world of the guitar, featuring interviews, music, reviews, and more. G2E covers every aspect of the guitar world, from buying your first guitar to a stylistic analysis of the music of Pat Metheny. G2E’s first season starts May 7 and is an examination of some of the guitar’s greatest personalities. Host Matthew Cochran discusses Joe Pass, Andres Segovia, Jimi Hendrix, Chet Atkins, Frank Zappa, Michael Hedges and more with some of the leading figures in the world of the guitar. New episodes air every Thursday at 7pm, EST.
Vox Novus is a collective of composers, musicians, and music enthusiasts fusing together to create, produce, promote, and embrace all the music today has to offer. Their goal is to cultivate a music community and produce this to the world, both near and far.
The Guitarists Network, a free online resource for guitar players of all ages, styles, and abilities. offers a wide variety of free lessons, tablature, chord and scale finders, discussions, music posting, and more!
Guitars For Vets is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of ailing and injured Veterans by providing them with guitars and music instruction.
14th Annual Cleveland International Guitar Festival - Guitars International in cooperation with the Cleveland Institute of Music will presented the fourteenth annual 2014 Cleveland International Guitar Festival on Friday, May 30 through Sunday, June 1, 2014. Information regarding the 2015 event will be posted as soon as it is available.
Alex de Grassi Workshops focus on performing, arranging, and composing for acoustic fingerstyle guitar. Alex will share his insight into the techniques and inspiration that have become an integral part of his unique style. Dynamics, articulation, phrasing, tone, polyrhythms, right/left hand technique, cross-string technique, extended techniques, and alternate tunings will be covered in a very hands-on approach. This is an interactive workshop designed to improve your playing and ability to arrange music for guitar, whether you are an instrumentalist or a singer who uses the guitar as accompaniment.
White Lake Guitar Fest - Strings By Mail is proud to sponsor the 3rd annual White Lake Guitar Fest. The festival is open to guitarists of all levels and feature concerts, master classes, workshops, vendors, give aways, and even classes for beginners (with guitars provided)!
Guitar Foundation of America is the premier site for classical guitarists. Publishers of "Soundboard" magazine, GFA presents all the best that the world of classical guitar has to offer.
World Guitarist is Gunnar Eisel's comprehensive website devoted to daily news coverage for the World Classical Guitar Community.
International Guitar Institute offers world-class concerts and festivals. The IGI fosters an environment where you can sharpen your musicianship, network in the guitar community, and connect with friends.
Classical Guitar Society of Ann Arbor, Michigan. View the events calendar, gallery of performers, resources and more.
Aquila Corde Armoniche home site. Fantastic site run by this Italian string manufacturing company with plenty of information about early guitar practices, tensions and gauges of strings, etc.
Granite Lake Music, specializing in meticulously edited editions for guitar and flute for the busy, gigging duo, all editions are printed on high-quality 80 lb linen paper, with choice of color, unbound for flexible mounting, two complete scores for scores three pages or less, and two scores plus individual parts for scores 4 pages or longer. All scores are edited and/or arranged by Reed Desrosiers. and and through Apple Valley Guitar Academy is a guitar school founded by the author of the Guitar Virtuosity System. Conservatory-quality instruction at affordable prices. Ages 4 and up. A+ Music Studios - offering guitar and piano lessons for the more casual student. - Instruction books and software for Classical and Fingerstyle guitarists "Guitar Virtuosity System".
Violao Brazil in Brazil have a great website with plenty of information on the classical guitar. Check out the great links to other sites too!
USFlamenco Arts Northwest is a non-profit organization in Seattle, dedicated to the promotion of the music, song, and dance of Andalucia, Spain. We produce concerts, workshops, student recitals, lecture-demonstrations, and fiestas.
Boulder Guitar Society is a non-profit group that supports and fosters classical and acoustic guitar styles in Boulder County, Colorado. The society holds monthly meetings, which are open to everyone, on the last Monday of each month.
Boston Classical Guitar Society is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to foster an awareness of the beauty and diversity of the classical guitar in the Boston area.
Rochester Guitar Club, an informal group for the appreciation and enjoyment of acoustic guitar music, lore, and playing. We meet twice a month: on the first Sunday, at Tango Cafe on Gregory St., and the third Monday of the month, at Abilene’s, Liberty Pole Way, Rochester - 7pm to 9pm. Bring a guitar and an instrumental song and share in a round robin play-in style. Meetings are free of charge.
Guitar St Louis, founded in 1963, they are the nation's second-oldest guitar society. Our mission is to promote an appreciation for music of the classical guitar within the St. Louis community.
South Bay Guitar Society was founded in 1986 to increase public awareness of the classical guitar. It has become one of the most active guitar societies in the United States and earned a reputation for excellence by presenting concerts that feature nationally and internationally acclaimed artists.
Classical Guitar Society of Northeastern Pennsylvania, founded in 2007, presents a concert series of world class artists every season. CGSNEPA is a non-profit organization based in Scranton, PA.
Michigan Songwriters and Musician Association is a non-profit organization promoting and supporting music and songwriting in the Northern Michigan Region.
Contemporary Flamenco Guitar Studio (CFG Studio) offers over $60,000 in grants. The exclusive purpose of the CFG Studio Grants is to encourage & render available to Canadians and the whole public worldwide the culture of contemporary flamenco guitar, specifically the works related to Paco de Lucia's contributions and innovations on the Spanish & compositional musical field as well as in the Flamenco-Jazz realm for guitar players, guitar teachers, composers and beyond.
Volterra Project - Summer Guitar Institute takes place in the hills across from the medieval city of Volterra in Tuscany Italy, be ready for 8 days of intense work and creative learning in one of the most enchanting and inspiring settings of the world!
Guitar Player World - Get tips and lessons to learning the guitar with videos and tabs.
Classical Minds Festival, a not for profit organization, was founded in 2005 with the goal of further educating the community about classical guitar and to help further their knowledge of the instrument.
West Texas Guitar Festival features two professional guitarists each year, plus hosts a "locals night" to highlight the existing guitar ensembles of the region. The festival concludes with a day-long series of masterclasses, rehearsals, workshops, recitals, and interviews with touring guitar artists and local guitar teachers. The final concert features a mass ensemble of all 150+ participants performing a guitar ensemble piece with the guest artists and teachers.