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Guitar Weekend Faculty Concert – Britt Performance Garden, Jacksonville
June 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm$14
Enjoy a night of guitar exploration, showcasing the versatility of the instrument, and the virtuosity of the artists, who are all faculty for Britt Guitar Weekend – June 22, 23 & 24, 2018. The featured performers & styles are:
Ed Dunsavage – Bossa Nova
Vicki Genfan – Percussive Finger Style
Page Hamilton – Jazz Improvisation
Hawkeye Herman – Slide Blues
Mark Nelson – Americana
Terry Robb – Ragtime Blues
Grant Ruiz – Flamenco & Classical
Grant Ruiz has performed in several productions at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and is a founding member of Flamenco Pacifico; Michael Hawkeye Herman is known for his adeptness in traditional blues, ballads, swing, and original tunes; Mark Nelson is a multi-instrumentalist at home in a wide variety of traditional music settings; Ed Dunsavage has performed at many prominent venues including the Oregon Coast Jazz Party and West Coast Live; Page Hamilton is from the band Helmet and completed his Master’s Degree in Jazz Guitar at the Manhattan School of Music; Terry Robb is one of the top acoustic blues guitarists of our time and an Oregon Music Hall of Fame inductee; and Vicki Genfan was the recipient of the esteemed Guitar Player Magazine’s ‘Guitar Superstar’ award in 2008.
TICKETS: $14 Adults | Free to Students & Children 0-12 (Students must pick up tickets at the door with ID)
Free to Guitar Weekend participants with Weekend Badge
LOCATION: Britt Performance Garden
GATES OPEN: @ 6:30 p.m.
PLEASE NOTE: Member credits may not be used for this performance.