The Guitar New Mexico Youth Ensemble is a classical guitar ensemble comprised of high school guitar players grades 9-12. The ensemble has two eight-week sessions each year – one in the fall and one in the spring.
2019-20 Season registration closed
2020 Spring Rehearsal Schedule:
2/19, 2/26, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/8, 4/15
Simms Center for the Performing Arts
6400 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
Del Norte High School
5323 Montgomery Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
Rehearsals: 6:30-8:30pm at Del Norte High School, 5323 Montgomery Blvd NE, ABQ, NM 87110
Cost $200 for fall and spring sessions;
Students must enroll for both Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 sessions when registering for the ensemble.
Acceptance into the GNM Youth Ensemble is based on a recommendation from a teacher who is familiar with the student’s abilities and experience on the guitar. If a student has already been a member of the ensemble, it is not necessary to have the teacher recommendation.
Jeremy Mayne, Youth Ensemble conductor. Mr. Mayne teaches at Albuquerque Academy, concertizes throughout the Southwest and received a Master’s degree from Indiana University
The Guitar New Mexico Youth Ensemble is supported in part by a generous grant from the City of Albuquerque’s Urban Enhancement Trust Fund.