Richard Gilewitz Traveling GillaCamp Guitar Workshop for guitar and ukulele. Two sessions with 2 separate topics. Registration is highly recommended as materials and door prizes will be given out. Specific topics at http://richardgilewitz.com/workshops/gillacamp.htmlTickets Save
This event features guitarist Richard Gilewitz, veteran performer and entertainer who delivers a kaleidoscopic mixture of instrumental selections sprinkled with rib-tickling tales from the road. Recognized in the international field as a compelling performer Richard brings to the stage an entertaining show teeming with sounds of folk, traditional, blues, Americana, and classical while topping off songs with stories about his adventures of a touring musician. He is known for consistently fascinating listeners with his 6 and 12-string finger gymnastics in a unique voice that includes the expanse of his influences. His use of banjo style picking patterns, classical arpeggios, tapping and harmonics, as well as a rhythmic and percussive approach, bring a fresh impression to the listener. The short concert is followed by Guitars & Gear, an insider look at tips of the trade, how to select a guitar and accessories and fingerstyle techniques during a Q & A session.Save
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
"His complex, energetic originals have made Gilewitz popular on the festival and club circuits as a solo performer."