Performance: Out of the Box: Peter Rowan with special guest Stephen Inglis Showtimes: Saturday Oct 25 07:30 PM Location: Doris Duke Theatre Price: Museum members: $40.00 General Admission: $45.00 Select Event Date Saturday Oct 25 07:30 PM About the Performance: This American-folk and bluegrass legend plays a solo show just him and his guitar. Grammy-award winner and six-time Grammy nominee, Peter Rowan is a singer-songwriter with a career spanning over five decades. From his early years playing under the tutelage of bluegrass veteran Bill Monroe, to his time in Old & In the Way and breakout as a solo musician and bandleader, Rowan has built a devoted, international fan base through a solid stream of records, collaborative projects, and constant touring.
The Reverend Dennis Kamakahi spent a brief 61 years among us, but in that time he gave us the immortal gift of his music. In the spirit of kōkua (assistance) and ho`omaika`i (to give thanks and blessings), five of his musical protégés will perform a series of fundraising concerts, with all proceeds going directly to the Kamakahi family. All five musicians are Nā Hōkū Hanohano award winners. David Kamakahi follows in his father’s footsteps with his varied musical pursuits, including his membership in the popular trio Waipuna. `Ukulele virtuoso Herb Ohta, Jr. is a long-time friend of the family and benefited from Dennis Kamakahi’s mentorship along with that from his father, Ohta-San. Jon Yamasato, who was trained by Dennis Kamakahi on slack key guitar, gained musical notoriety as the
Shawn Jones and friends shred into town for Music Week By Chris Jay 06/05/2014 of the VC Reporter Now in its fourth year, Ventura Music Week has taken some twists and turns since its inception. Initially a city-sponsored event created by Eric Wallner, the event seemed to be on the chopping block after he left his position at City Hall to take a job on the East Coast. Enter Kat Merrick, who took the reins and kept the event alive. Despite not having financial backing from the city, she and a group of local music lovers managed to pull it off and are back this year for another go. Notable events June 6-15 include Roadshow Revival: A Tribute to the Music of Johnny Cash and the SRO Benefit at the Museum of Ventura County. But one of the more unique live music performances will be the
Buy advance tiickets at: www.globalguitargreats.com very limited seating so act fast! Thomas Leeb, Shawn Jones and Stephen Inglis embark on two epic tours of guitar discovery! Bringing the sounds of California, Hawaii and Austria together, the guys take to the road performing around West Coast USA this June followed by a Fall/Autumn tour in the UK & Ireland. For more info, keep an eye on www.globalguitargreats.com and follow each artists page! Confirmed West Coast Dates: Thursday, June 5th, 2014 Iva Lee’s G3 Tour Launch Party – 7pm 555 N El Camino Real # E San Clemente CA 92672 US (949) 361-2855 limited seating. Call for reservations www.globalguitargreats.com Friday, June 6th, 2014 AMSD Concerts Global Guitar Greats in San Diego – 7:30 pm 1370