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Richard Gilewitz

Richard Gilewitz

Instrumental / Acoustic, blues, classical, folk, pop, americana / spanning the history of guitar Inverness, FL  US
Wazamataz
Wazamataz
Have You Ever Seen a Rainbow at Night
Have You Ever Seen a Rainbow at Night
Mister Sputnik
Mister Sputnik
Bilingual Fantasy
Bilingual Fantasy
Sunflower River Blues
Sunflower River Blues

Shows

  • Thu

    Jun 4

    South Bend, IN, US | 7:00pm

    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.html

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  • Fri

    Jun 5

    South Bend, IN, US | 7:00pm

    Doors open at 6:30pm, starting with a pot luck dinner. Concert at 7pm. Not to be missed this year as Richard is bringing new tunes and tales to the stage in an evening of Acoustic Adventures.

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  • Sat

    Jun 6

    Arcadia, IN, US | 8:00pm

    More info: 317/984-3560

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  • Sun

    Jun 7

    Arcadia, IN, US | 1:00pm

    Richard Gilewitz Traveling GillaCamp Guitar Workshop. Four sessions and four topics make up this event for advanced beginners to advanced players. More details at http://richardgilewitz.com/workshops/gillacamp.html

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  • Tue

    Jun 9

    Greensburg, IN, US | 7:00pm

    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.

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Videos

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.

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  • Richard Gilewitz
  • Playing at the Shubb booth NAMM

About

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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Press

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

— Rusty Russell, Guitar Player Magazine

Status

Richard Gilewitz has a show on 06/04/2015 at 07:00 PM @ The Music Village in South Bend, IN http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5vi49u #concert

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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.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Tue Jul 24 2012

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