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Concert Updates & Zimnicki Guitars

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Dear Friends of MFGS

It appears that our good friends, California Guitar Trio, have done it again.                             

Trinity House (TH) has announced that the CGT show has sold out for September 21st. 

TH has a wait list and they will be confirming the reservations already placed so, if you'd like to try to go you can call them to get on their wait list, who knows what might happen?

www.trinityhousetheatre.org

Trinity House Theatre 38840 West Six Mile
Livonia - 734-464-6302

OTHER NEWS!!!

Michigan Luthier Gary Zimnicki has recently been making instruments out of maple wood from floorboards and fir wood from old ceilings reclaimed out of 100 year old homes in Detroit and they are simply stunning!  Stunning enough so that PBS Channel 56 is brodcasting a video about his use of reclaimed wood for instruments on the show 'Detroit Performs'  this Tuesday at 7:30 pm. 

http://video.dptv.org/video/2365268696/

       

www.zimnicki.com

 

Upcoming show @ Trinity House!!!

(Heads up!   This one will sell out too!)

October 25 – Trace Bundy - 8:00 pm, doors @ 7:30

Tickets $20, $17 for TH subscribers 

 

 Other Michigan Concerts

Laurence Juber Oct. 23rd and 24th in Three Rivers and In Lansing Michigan http://www.laurencejuber.com/concerts.html

 

Other Local Music !!!

Our great friends at Candyrat Records have a couple of their artists touring locally on Saturday November 1st, 2015 at PJ's Lager House in Detroit! http://www.pjslagerhouse.com/ 

 

The Lager House is Located at 1254 Michigan Avenue, Detroit MI 48226 three blocks East of old Tiger Stadium, two blocks West of MGM Grand and down the street from our nearly world famous Slows BBQ

 

Although not your typical fingerstyle guitar artists we have always appreciated the support of Candyrat Records www.candyrat.com so please take a moment to check out

 

The Reign of Kindo

According to the band's Facebook page, the members describe themselves simply as, "makers of music". Their style is altogether jazzier than most bands in the genre, "mixing complex, jazz harmonies and dissonances" with a Pop music influence. According to the band's recording studio videos, posted on YouTube by rpoland, they incorporate several other instruments in some of their songs, such as the Cello, the Tenor Saxophone, and many forms of auxiliary percussion. Here is an example of their sound

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkcZdhamaew

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Matthew Santos 

This singer songwriter has been with Candyrat Records now for several years and recently toured in England with Stefano Barone & Gareth Pearson! Matthew has also appeared on the David Letterman, Jimmy Kimmel, Craig Ferguson and Ellen DeGeneres shows!  Give this a listen and hope to see you at PJ’s Lager House!  We will update you with more info on time etc as we get closer to this event! 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RaV9yPc_EYw

Thank You for supporting the artists who create this beautiful music and the venues that allow them to perform!

We would love to post acoustic guitar concert information so please let us know.

Michigan Fingerstyle Guitar Society is a 501 (3) (c) non-profit organization promoting Guitar Workshops and Performances since 2001,    248-646-4030

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