Pattaya Classical Guitar Festival 2010


The Siam Bayshore Resort & Spa will host the second half of this year’s Pattaya Classical Guitar Festival on Saturday, October 30, with a full day of events lined up to entertain guitar aficionados.

Starting at 1:00 p.m. a Luthier exhibit and workshop will take place featuring the talents of Sakurai Kohno (Japan), Wiroon Song-Bundit (Thailand), Karl-Heinz Roemmich (Germany), Yuichi Imai (Japan), Eduard B. Jones (England) and Raks Chingsakol (Thailand).

They will be followed by a Thailand Guitar Society student concert and young artist showcase by Hitoshi Miyashita (Japan) and Chavajed Maskulrat (Thailand).

Festivities then head south of the border with a feisty flamenco recital brought to you by Tana Suiebsiri (Thailand).  And lastly, the Spanish theme is continued with a lively finale concert by Pongpat Pongpradit (Thailand), Woratep Rattana-umpawan (Thailand), Santi Kaeojai (Thailand) and Leon Koudelak.

Admission (inclusive of coffee breaks) is Baht 400 and Baht 200 (students) for the full day with a portion of the proceeds going to the Father Ray Foundation.

Tickets on sale at the Siam Bayshore Resort & Spa, call +66 (0) 3842-8678 or to learn more about the event, call +66 (0) 2247-0123, ext. 1928, e-mail [email protected] or go to www.thailandguitar