Inside Classical Guitar

The Weekly Radio Show from the St. Louis Classical Guitar Society


  • Week of November 27, 2017: Please note: This week's program will be available here following the live broadcast from Radio Arts Foundation-Saint Louis (RAF-STL). Listen live Mondays at 7:00 pm and Thursdays at 11:00 pm at http://www.rafstl.org/listen/ SPECIAL PROGRAM: ALL MUSIC FROM THE KITHARA DUO, performing in St. Louis December 2, 2017, 8:00 pm at the Ethical Society!

  • Week of November 20, 2017: Join us for our special "Giving Thanks" program of music for Thanksgiving. Features beautiful selections from the Small-Torres Guitar Duo, St. Louisan John McClellan, and Christopher Parkening!

  • Week of November 13, 2017: Our program this week looks back on the recorded legacy of the late Cuban guitarist Ernesto Tamayo, who passed away in October 2014. Music by J.S. Bach, Sylvius Leopold Weiss, Manuel Ponce, Federico Moreno-Torroba, Francisco Tárrega, and Isaac Albeniz.

  • Week of November 6, 2017:

    This week's program features performances by the Beijing Guitar Duo, performing in St. Louis at the Sheldon Concert Hall on November 11, 2017. Selections include music of J.S. Bach, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Sergio Assad, and Tan Dun.


  • Week of October 30, 2017: Host John Clayton had put together our spooky Halloween show "The Guitar Sets the Mood." Join us for an eclectic mix of unexpected treats!

  • Week of October 23, 2017: Join us for a new slant on revered classics by the Modern Mandolin Quartet and the Nashville Mandolin Ensemble!

  • Week of October 16, 2017: This week's program is a tribute to Australian composer Philip Houghton, born 1954, and who passed away in September 2017. Music by Australian guitarists is featured.

  • Week of October 9, 2017: “Astor Piazzolla from Baltazar Benítez” (all selections from the CD “Music of Astor Piazzolla.”) An all "New Tango" guitar program, featuring the music of Astor Piazzolla, performed by guitarist Baltizar Benitez. With a surprise final selection!

  • Week of October 2, 2017: “Season Preview, Part Two” -- Performances by Jorge Caballero, Ronn McFarlane, Manuel Barrueco, and Xavier Jara --artists who perform in 2017-18. .

  • Week of September 25, 2107: “Season Preview, Part One”--A selection of musical treats as performed by the artists to be presented in fall, 2017: Music of Francois Couperin, Dusan Bogdanovic, and Sergio Assad, performed by Xavier Jara; Vivaldi's Concerto in G major for 2 Mandolins, RV 532, performed by The Kithara Duo; and music of Enrique Granados and William Walton as performed by Meng Su and the Beijing Guitar Duo.
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