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Richard Gilewitz

Richard Gilewitz

Instrumental / Acoustic, blues, classical, folk, pop, americana / spanning the history of guitar Inverness, FL  US
Mister Sputnik
Mister Sputnik
Bilingual Fantasy
Bilingual Fantasy
Sunflower River Blues
Sunflower River Blues
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues


  • Wed

    Feb 4

    Inverness, FL, US | 7:30pm

    Richard Gilewitz and guest Tim May meet up together for a special musical event in this intimate setting. Seating is limited and reservations are highly suggested. 352/634-1397. Light appetizers will be served.

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  • Sat

    Feb 21

    Floral City, FL, US | 11:00pm

    Annual Florida GillaCamp, a 2 day guitar workshop experience. Only a few spaces left. More information at http://richardgilewitz.com/workshops/gillacamp.html

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  • Sun

    Feb 22

    Floral City, FL, US | 11:00am

    Day 2 of annual Florida Gillacamp - guitar workshop. More information at: http://richardgilewitz.com/workshops/gillacamp.html

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  • Sat

    Feb 28

    Gainesville, FL, US | 8:00pm

    Private wedding.

  • Sat

    Mar 7

    Gainesville, FL, US | 5:00pm

    Hoggtowne Music presents Richard Gilewitz for a live performance followed by a Guitar & Gear Clinic. Open to the public, this 2 hour event is jammed packed with tricks of the trade and an opportunity to catch the wizardry and humor of this world class entertainer and fingerstyle artist.



Amazing Guitar with Richard Gilewitz and Stephen Housden


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  • Caroline Hammond (Artist)
    Caroline Hammond
    Hi Richard, Looking forward to seeing you in Australia! Smiles from a sunny day in Briz, Caroline :)
  • Peter Miller (Artist)
    Peter Miller
    Love the playing! Glad I popped by Clon guitar fest.


  • Richard Gilewitz
  • Playing at the Shubb booth NAMM


Sounds Like: John Fahey, Leo Kottke, Michael Hedges, David Walbert, John Williams - guitar

Label: GillaZilla Records

Bio: This powerhouse of a performer brings his 6 and 12-string guitars to a new level with standard and open tunings, faultless technique, and a balance of hard driving percussion with the delicate touch of the classical as he mesmerizes listeners with his wide reaching ability to command many genres ...See Full Bio

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"His complex, energetic originals have made Gilewitz popular on the festival and club circuits as a solo performer."

— Rusty Russell, Guitar Player Magazine


Enjoying the warm Florida weather and teaching guitar to one of my student in the UK.

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Richard Gilewitz Blogs
Jun 23, 2014

Hop over to the L2P Network for all my blogs. http://l2pnet.com/author/gilewitz


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Q: Looking for guitar instruction for my son in Inverness. Any suggestions?

A: At the moment, Richard Gilewitz is accepting new students on an individual basis. Please contact us at rgilewitz@tampabay.rr.com for further details. Thanks.

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