The Columbus Guitar Society, founded by a dedicated group of amateur classical guitarists in 1992, has grown to be one of the country’s most successful guitar societies. Under the leadership of Artistic Director, Eugene Braig, the CGS is the only organization to offer comprehensive programming for the classical guitar in the Central Ohio region. CGS brings a variety of activities to the public:

1. A professional concert series featuring world-renowned international stars. The season offers a handful of amazing concerts between October and May. Click here for details.

2. The Members’ Ensemble prepares two concerts each season. Click here for details.

3. Amateur players meet up and entertain the cafe crowd at 1 p.m. on the third Saturday of every month at the Starbuck’s Coffee, 2450 East Main Street, in Bexley.

Click here for details.

Our Next Event:

Ronn McFarlane


Carolyn Surrick,

lute and viola da gamba duo

Sat, Jan 8, 2022 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM


On their 2020 album, Fermi’s Paradox, these two world-class instrumentalists play an exhilaratingly rich and diverse repertoire that binds together traditional Irish, English and Swedish music with pieces by J.S. Bach, John Dowland, Duane Allman and the performers themselves. In the fall of 2021 they are releasing a new holiday album, A Star in the East, featuring reimagined traditional Christmas favorites alongside new works by both McFarlane and Surrick.

Tickets are $20 for General Admission, $15 for CGS Members and Senior Citizens,, and may be purchased using cash, check, or credit card at the door, or from SimpleTix

For info: www.columbusguitarsociety.org or 614-561-9204