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  • OCT 3, 2021 — Music in the Hatheway Garden, by the Connecticut Guitar Society Ensemble & Artistic Director Dave Giardina

  • Hello Friends! The CGS Ensemble and Artistic Director Dave Giardina invite you to attend our autumn concert featuring an intriguing collection of guitar solos, quartets, original arrangements and more. Visitors may also enjoy touring the historic house and grounds of this beautiful setting.  Please see the reservation information listed below  Tickets are $10.

    Phelps Hatheway House
    55 South Main St., Suffield, CT
    Sunday, October 3, 2021 at 4:00 pm 

    Reservations are requested and tickets may be purchased via the button below. 

    Reservations may also be made by calling the Phelps Hatheway House at 860-668-0055.


  • Drawing on so many styles and techniques, Dave creates a lively sound that audiences find fresh, engaging and always highly enjoyable.

    Dave received his B.A. from St. Anselm College, He has also studied at Longy School of Music. With roots in the sixties folk- rock culture, Dave studied classical guitar with Sharon Isbin and Philip Defremery, Jazz with Sal Salvador and Bob Kobus and Flamenco with Mario Escudero and Paco Pena (Spain). He also played in master classes for John Williams, Manuel Barrueco, Ben Verdery, Abel Carlevaro, and Oscar Ghiglia. He has been teaching for many years on the faculties of Trinity, St. Joseph and Manchester Community Colleges, as well as privately.

    Dave is an award recipient member of the CT Commission on Culture and Tourism, he has performed extensively throughout the...


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