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MFGS Presents Pino Forastiere in Concert

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also in ‘Guitar’ & ‘Classical Guitar’  magazines

Pino Forastiere

Saturday, February 2nd
First United Methodist Church
 22331
Woodward Ave, Ferndale Michigan

(west side of Woodward, south of 9 mile)

  Doors open at 6:30 pm, Show at 7:30 pm

 

Tickets are $20 & $10 for Students & Seniors

 
Tickets in advance @  www.fingerstyle.org/tickets.htm or at the door (cash)

*We are also very pleased to announce that Michigan Luthier *

Gary Zimnicki will be on hand to display several of his hand made gems. Gary will be available to talk to you about all aspects of the instrument building process from selection of woods to bracing and caring for your instrument.

 

 






There is an art to making not only a beautiful instrument but, an instrument that also sounds and plays beautifully. From steel string to archtop to classical Gary has done it all. Please view his web site @ http://www.zimnicki.com/index.html.  Gary will be on hand from when the doors open @ 6:30 pm until show time @ 7:30 and available during intermission and after the show. 

 

And also Pino Forastiere will be conducting a guitar workshop on Sunday February 3rd from 12 noon until 2pm @ the church. Pino will be focusing on 3 of his pieces, Rag Tap Boom and Nordamerica which can be viewed @ http://www.forastiere.it/ENG/mp3andvideos.htm# along with November which is on his CD ‘Rag Tap Boom’.

The cost of the workshop is $40. Tabs will be emailed to you upon registering.

 

Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of the finest guitarists in the world today!

 

He builds on the compositional foundation left by the beloved

architect of sound, Michael Hedges.”       John Stropes

                                                              (Director of Guitar Studies, Peck School of the Arts)

 

Forastiere employs a dazzling blend of slapping, tapping, strumming,

altered tunings, and harmonics”     Guitar Magazine

 

For information or to register for the workshop call the MFGS office @ 248-646-4030

Upcoming Concerts: Michael Chapdelaine on March 1st & Andy McKee on April 12th

The Michigan Fingerstyle Guitar Society is a 501(c) (3) Non-Profit Organization



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