Guitar Open Day (International Guitar Festival)

West Dean College


The Open Day begins at 12.30pm and continues until 7.00pm. This year's theme will be 'Guitar Making'.
This event will include a practical lecture by Oren Myers on how guitars are constructed by making a
mini guitar from scratch in an hour, and a masterclass with Pavel Steidl.

An exhibition by guitar makers and music companies will also be on display complemented by a 'guitar
- makers showcase' where selected instruments will be demonstrated.

At 6pm the ever popular composer Vincent Lindsey - Clark will be giving his West Dean solo debut in
St. Andrew's Church, West Dean.

2017 Concerts by Pavel Steidl, Vincent Lindsey-Clark, Gaëlle Solal and the Katona Twins.

Find out more about West Dean International Classical Guitar Festival

Guitar Festival Gallery

International Guitar Festival
D'Addario Foundation Supporter of the Guitar Festival

Newsletter Sign up

Stay up to date with our events and sign up for our West Dean newsletter.

Help preserve our future

West Dean is part of a registered charity and relies on the support of generous donors, friends, legacies to help us deliver world-class education in conservation and the creative arts and maintain our award-winning gardens.

Find out how you can help support us