Sukosol Hotels and the Thailand Guitar Society proudly present the 12th annual Pattaya Classical Guitar Festival & Competition 2020 on Sunday 15th November at the Siam Bayshore Pattaya.
The forth time the festival will include a performance by a guitar orchestra, the CGO (Classical Guitar Orchestra), which was founded 2017 in Bangkok by Sira Tindukasiri and is conducted as well by Sira Tindukasiri.
The festival is the only event of its kind in Thailand, showcasing many of the world’s top guitar makers and musicians. The festival is open to the public, with collectors, players, music lovers, students and general enthusiasts strongly encouraged to attend. The festival is surely the biggest and most vibrant event for classical guitar aficionados and music lovers on the Eastern Seaboard.
This event will kick off with the senior and junior guitar competitions at 09:30, followed by a guitar exhibition at 16:00, followed by afternoon concert with Thai virtuoso guitarist Phoonatee Thakam at 17.00 and the CGO (Classical Guitar Orchestra) at 18.00.
The festival highlight “Guitar Night” will start at 19.00 featuring the expert strumming the Siam Guitar Quartet, comprising Thailand’s elite guitarists Nalin Komentrakarn, Sakol Siripipattanakul, Woratep Rattana-umpawan and Dr. Apichai Chantanakajornfung, renowned guitarist Leon Koudelak, Dr. Ek-karach Charoennit and Pongpat Pongpradit.
A ‘must see’ for all guitar fans and aficionados!
Admission / festival pass is Bht 400 for adults and Bht 200 for students (with valid I.D.). A special accommodation package, inclusive breakfast and festival ticket, available for
2,500.- Baht for Single room and 3,000.- Baht for Twin room
Tickets on sale and to make a room booking at the Siam Bayshore Pattaya, call 038-428-678 for
purchasing or email to [email protected]
To learn more about the event visit www. https://www.pattayaguitarfest.weebly.com/
Sunday 15 November 2020
09.30 – Junior competition
12.00 – Senior competition
16.00 – Guitar Maker workshop / Guitar exhibition
17.00 – Solo recital
18.00 – CGO – Classical Guitar Orchestra, Bangkok, Conductor: Sira Tindukasiri
19.00 – Guitar Night
Siam Guitar Quartet
Dr. Ek-karach Charoennit
21.00 – Announcement of junior and open competition winner and award ceremony