ACG Up Close

ACG UpClose features world-class artists performing in intimate, inspiring – and sometimes unusual – spaces, paired with delicious receptions.

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Tengyue Zhang
Saturday, October 6th at 7 p.m.
Tickets $45/$55

This rising star from China is fresh off of winning the most prestigious guitar competition in the world.

Sponsored and hosted by Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.

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Jesse Flowers
Saturday, November 3rd at 7 p.m.
Tickets $45/$55

This Berlin-based, Australian virtuoso’s U.S. tour includes just two stops: New York City and Austin.

Hosted by Andrew & Mary Ann Heller, and sponsored by RixenLaw.

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Holiday Magic with Matt Hinsley
Saturday, December 1st at 7 p.m.
Tickets $60/$70

Toast the season with music and stories from Matt, delicious food and drink, enchanting holiday décor, and plenty of good cheer for all.

Hosted by Edwina Carrington, and sponsored by Urban Betty.

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Vladamir Gorbach
Sunday, January 20th at 6 p.m.
Tickets $45/$55

The UpClose of every classical guitarist’s dreams. Better get your tickets early!

Hosted by Jeanette & Ernest Auerbach.

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Redmond O’Toole
Sunday, April 14th at 6 p.m.
Tickets $45/$55

We last heard Redmond with the Dublin Guitar Quartet at Bass Concert Hall. Now’s your chance to hear him from a few feet away!

Sponsored by Fiddler’s Green.

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Chad Ibison & Janet Grohovac
Saturday, May 4th at 7 p.m.
Tickets $45/$55

Exciting, colorful, engaging, and downright fun – every time this Austin-based duo performs for us we fall in love with them all over again.

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