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Grammy Award Winning Guitarist - Ed Gerhard, October 5th

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Dear Friends of MFGS

Tickets are on sale for our upcoming concerts this fall!   Go to www.fingerstyle.org

Saturday, October 5th

Grammy Award Winning Guitarist Ed Gerhard

www.edgerhard.com

           In concert and Guitar Workshop @ Trinity House Theatre

doors at 7:30 , show @ 8pm

Tickets $20 & $17 for Trinity House Subscribers

Ed's CD "Luna" is featured in Acoustic Guitar Magazine's 20th Anniversary list of the "240 Essential Albums." “This soulful album of original compositions rich in melody, chordal complexity and stylistic variety proves why Gerhard is considered to have the most exquisite acoustic guitar tone on the planet.” -Acoustic Guitar Magazine

 

 "Gerhard does not write instrumentals.  He writes songs only a guitar can sing"

                                                                                                   Boston Globe

 

Ed hosts one of the best workshops we have had.  It will be 2 hours,  from 3pm - 5pm the same day as the show.  This is for guitarists of all levels and all workshop attendees will receive 1/2 off their concert ticket price.  

To register for this workshop please call 248-646-4030

 

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On Saturday, October 26th

 from Rome, Italy – Pino Forastiere

 

 In concert and Guitar Workshop @ Trinity House Theatre

 

Tickets $20 & $17 for Trinity House Subscribers

 

www.forastiere.it

 

"Prepare to be transported to a different dimension"      Jam Magazine 

 

The closest we can come to describing one of Pino’s performances is ‘Zen and the Art of Acoustic Guitar"     Michigan Fingerstyle Guitar Society

 

   

Pino will  host a Guitar Workshop from 3 to 5pm same day as show @ Trinity House Theatre

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          Other shows you might be interested in!

California Guitar Trio will perform at the Ark in Ann Arbor

Sunday September 22nd @ 7:30pm. Information available @

www.theark.org  & www.cgtrio.com

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Jason Dennie 

Saturday October 19th- @ Trinity House Theatre

 8:00 p.m., Tickets $15, $12 to Trinity House Subscribers

www.jasondennie.com

 

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Jeff Arundel with special guest, MFGS’s own JB Davies 

www.jeffarundel.com  & www.jbdavies.com

 Friday November 1st @ Trinity House Theatre

 8:00 p.m., Tickets $15, $12 to Trinity House Subscribers

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All MFGS shows will be hosted at the Trinity House Theatre,

located at 38840 W. Six Mile, Livonia, MI 48152, unless otherwise stated. 

Please visit their website and support them by attending some of their other shows.     http://www.trinityhouse.org/index.htmlhttp://www.trinityhouse.org/index.htmlhttp://www.trinityhouse.org/index.htmlww

Seating at Trinity House is limited to 87 seats.  Trinity House will take reservations at (734) 464.6302 but we expect these great shows to sell out so consider buying them ahead of time @

www.fingerstyle.org

 

To reserve a seat at Ed or Pino’s Guitar Workshop

 please  call 248-646-4030

Guitar Workshop fee is $40.  Concert tickets are reduced to $10 for workshop attendees.

 

 www.minor7th.com = Reviewing the best in non-mainstream acoustic guitar music

 

 

     

For a stroll down memory lane here are the concerts we have been bringing  you since 2002.

 Don Ross- February 2002 with Jordan O'Connor, opening act - Jason Dennie ,  Preston Reed- February 2002,  Alex DeGrassi- April 2002,   Muriel Anderson- September 2002,  Al Petteway & Amy White- October 2002, Laurence Juber- November 2002, Don Ross- February 2003, Pierre Bensusan- March 2003, Ed Gerhard- April 2003, Stephen Bennet- September 2003,  Preston Reed- October 2003, Pat Donohue- March 2004,  Al Petteway & Amy White- April 2004, Stephen Bennet- May 2004, Isato Nakagawa- September- 2004, Ed Gerhard- March 2005... Michael Gulezian- April 2005, Erika Luckett- April 2005, Muriel Anderson- September 2005, Pino Forastiere- November 2005, Don Ross- December 2005, Stephen Bennet- January 2006,  Andy McKee- February 2006, Pat Donohue- March 2006, Al Petteway & Amy White- April 2006, Ed Gerhard- May 2006, Masa Sumide- March 2007, Tony McManus- March 2007, Don Ross- April 2007, Billy Mclaughlin- September 2007, Laurence Juber- September 2007, Tim Sparks & Michael Young- October 2007, Pat Donohue- October 2007, Pino Forastiere- February 2008, Michael Chapdelaine- March 2008, Andy McKee- April 2008, Ed Gerhard- September 2008,  Craig D'Andrea/Antoine Dufour - October 2008, Stephen Bennett - November 2008,  Pino Forastiere with Craig D'??Andrea & Antoine Dufour - March 2009, Peppino D'Agostino -April 2009, Billy McLaughlin & Nathan Wilson - May 2009,  Al Petteway & Amy White - Sept. 2009,  Don Ross - Oct. 2009, Michael Chapdelaine - November 2009. Peter Finger - March 2010, Guitar Republic - April 2010,  Laurence Juber - May 2010, Bert Lams & Tom Griesgraber-June 2010,  California Guitar Trio- Sept. 2010, Preston Reed September 2010,  Tony McManus November 2010, International Guitar Night, January 2011, Pierre Bensusan March 2011, Stefano Barone, with guest Glenn Poorman,  April 2011,  Craig D'??Andrea & Antoine Dufour / Candyrat Guitar Night with special guests Gareth Pearson & Ewan Dobson -May 2011, Woody Mann - October 2011, California Guitar Trio -  November 2011, Don Ross & Brooke Miller - February  2012 - Al Petteway & Amy White - May 2012, Chris Proctor - September 2012,  Billy McLaughlin - October 2012, Eric Lugosch - November 2012, Trace Bundy -  November 2012, Stephen Bennett -  December 2012, Billy McLaughlin - January 2013, Trevor Gordon Hall - February 2013,  Tony McManus - March 2013.   Antoine Dufour with special guest Gareth Pearson - April 2013, Acoustic Eidelon - April 2013,

 

And in the spring of 2014 we are looking forward to Peppino D'Agostino, Muriel Anderson, Michael Chapdelaine and Don Ross with Calum Graham

 

 

                  All MFGS shows will be hosted at the Trinity House Theatre,

located at 38840 W. Six Mile, Livonia, MI 48152, unless otherwise stated. 

Please visit their website and support them by attending some of their other shows.     http://www.trinityhouse.org/index.htmlhttp://www.trinityhouse.org/index.htmlhttp://www.trinityhouse.org/index.htmlww

 

Also, let us know if you are aware of upcoming fingerstyle guitar performances 

in our area & we will post them on our events

The Michigan Fingerstyle Guitar Society is a 501 ( 3) (c) non-profit organization

 

JB Davies - Rick Haden - Mark Hawks - Jeb McIntyre - Dave Pierson - Ron Stavale

Phone 248-646-4030 – Email- michfingerstyle@gmail.com or

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