The Bay Area Guitar Masters Series


This Summer free concert series is presented by Friends of Mountain View Cemetery in Oakland, and features Simply the Best Entertainment concert artists. The concerts take place in the beautiful and historic Tower Chapel, which boasts heavenly acoustics. Seating is non-reserved.

​​​​Yuri Liberzon has received amazing critical acclaim in the past year for his new album

​"Acentuado"..."Yuri's understated virtuosity is elegant and despite the way it serves the music, it is noticeably impressive..." -Six String Guitar Magazine

​This year's program will unfold yet another new chapter in Yuri's ever expanding repertoire with new Bach Transcriptions, and cutting edge new works for guitar from international contemporary artists.


Sunday, August 19, 2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Eric Symons with special guest Patrick Imbimbo

Sunday, June 10th, 2pm - 4pm



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Marc and Angela return to the series with yet another program of Guitar and Cello duos and solos. Look for new arrangements of classical greats such as Dvoykak and Schumann.


Eric Symons Presents

Simply the best entertainment!!!

A Northern California Talent Agency.

Sunday, July 29, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Marc Teicholz with Special Guest Angela Lee

​“Both technically gifted and musical to the core.” -Los Angeles Times

Guitarist Marc Teicholz was awarded first prize at the 1989 International Guitar Foundation of America Competition, the largest, most prestigious contest of its kind in the United States.

Eric Symons will return with special guest guitarist Patrick Imbimbo program duos by Rossini, Granados, Albeniz and Chopin.

Eric will perform the Lute Suite in E Minor by Bach, New compositions and "Elogio de La Guitarra" by Rodrigo,


. The Napa Register calls Eric:

​"...not just a great musician, when he plays the guitar, he is a great magician!"

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