Sunday, March 7, 2010
Hatch End, Middlesex
Guest of Tommy Emmanuel ( Part of TommyFest )
Uxbridge Road Hatch End, Middlesex HA5 4EA
phone: 020 8416 8989
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TommyFest is a 3 day event starring Tommy Emmanuel. It runs from Fri 5th to Sun 7th March inc. Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel is widely regarded as one of the greatest guitarists in the world. He has performed at many of the top venues and festivals in the world including the closing ceremony at the Sydney Olympics. He has been nominated for the Grammy Award and won the coveted Golden Guitar award on several occasions.
This weekend will give a great opportunity to listen to his music in an intimate setting and will feature performances, workshops, demonstrations, stalls, lunchtime performances and an acoustic stage where you can witness some of the best guitar music around.
TICKETS FOR THE WEEKEND EVENTS GO ON SALE TUES 1ST DEC - BE QUICK AS THEY WILL BE IN GREAT DEMAND !
Gordon will be holding a workshop at 5pm and appearing on stage with Tommy at 8pm.
Other events on Sunday:
£5, Travellers Studio, 1pm
An ideal opportunity to catch some of the great new guitar players currently performing in the UK in a relaxed and informal environment.
Workshop with Tommy Emmanuel
£20, Elliott Hall, 2pm
This will be an ideal opportunity for guitarists of all standards to learn and ask questions from one of the best players in the world today. You may wish to bring your guitar and try out techniques or just come along and take notes.
£2, Travellers Studio, 2pm-7pm (drop in session)
Open to all guitarists the Acoustic Stage will give an opportunity to listen to up and coming guitarists from all over the UK and Europe, and will run throughout the Festival from 12 noon- 7pm. If performers want to book a slot then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Concert - Tommy Emmanuel & Guest Gordon Giltrap
£22 / £20, Elliott Hall, 8pm
Run by Broadway Music, the Guitar Shop will be open throughout the Festival stocking a wide range of Acoustic Guitars and accessories as well as offering expert advice.
Please check availability of tickets and confirm date / start times with the organiser before setting out, as sometimes changes are unavoidable - thank you.