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More about hago and Derek Hasted our Musical Director

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Hampshire Guitar Orchestra on Facebook

Soundclips, photos, events, news.

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hago on YouTube

Hampshire Guitar Orchestra on Youtube

hago in Concert - over 15 videos

Our "Favourite Videos" show you "mini-hago" groups around the world!

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More about ensembles

Derek Hasted's Guitar Website

Free music, hints & tips and articles.
150 pages of ensemble technique, free music and singularly bad musical definitions.

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Guitar Ensemble Website

Informal Guitar Group

Derek Hasted's Guitar Workshop

If you live near Havant & Portsmouth and have 1+ years' experience, this informal adult guitar ensemble is for you!

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Private Guitar Lessons

Classical Guitar Lessons for Beginners to Advanced

Guitar Lessons from complete beginners to advanced - Derek has a structured syllabus and a relaxed, professional and patient approach

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with Derek Hasted

Our friends - great people with whom we've shared great concerts

Organisations we've worked with, websites we refer to on

Ensemble music on the web

Local friends on the web

Like-minded groups

  • Consonance - A Russian based orchestra which is led by Lyubov Milovanova.
  • Forrest Guitar Ensembles - a comprehensive list of Guitar Orchestras and Ensembles. Visit their survey!
  • Gitarren Ensemble Graz - this Austrian based orchestra is led by Manfred Steflitsch.
  • Jan-Olof Eriksson works at the School of Music, Pitea, Sweden.
  • Jugendgitarrenorchester baden-württemberg is conducted by Helmut Oesterreich. Read their reviews!
  • Guitarstrophe!, the Australian youth guitar orchestra is nothing less than stunning - check out their soundclips!
  • Maynooth Guitar Orchestra - an Irish ensemble with as varied a taste in music as ours :-)
  • Dr Hiroki Niibori has rationalised the guitar orchestra so we can enjoy the same camaraderie and rich sound as other music ensembles. The website has fascinating information as well as photographs of the largest guitar orchestras you'll ever see!
  • NYGE, the National Youth Guitar Ensemble, featuring the finest of the UK's young guitarists. Read more on the EGTA website.
  • Centocorde is an Italian guitar orchestra, whose website has a number of MP3s to listen to and some quite unexpected videos!
  • The British Banjo Mandolin and Guitar Federation is a UK society that promotes ensemble work across a whole raft of fretted instruments.

hago is happy to exchange links with other like-minded groups - just click here for information.

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