Claude Bourbon, medieval & Spanish blues
Manhattan Arts Center, 1520 Poyntz Ave, Manhattan, KS 66502
Friday 18 October 2013, 7.30pm at Manhattan Arts Center 1520 Poyntz Ave, Manhattan, KS. - www.manhattanarts.org/ 785-537-4420
Ready for a unique and talented take on a wide range of musical traditions? Claude Bourbon is known throughout Europe for amazing guitar performances that take blues, Spanish, Middle Eastern, and Russian stylings into uncharted territories. Each year Bourbon plays more than 100 shows around the world. His latest tour features music from his latest double cd "Over The Mountains", which once again incorporates a variety of influences and makes them his own. Experience an evening of exploration in the unique ambience of the Thumb !
Born in France in the early 60’s, Claude Bourbon grew up in Switzerland, where he was classically trained for many years. This finger picking guitarist has performed and studied all over the world; he has crafted an unbelievable fusion of classical and jazz, with ethereal Eastern influences, Spanish and Latin elements with strains of Western folk.
To learn more about Claude : www.claudebourbon.org/
"Never heard anyone get that much beautiful sound out of a J-45", Bob, Tucson, AZ
“Do you know what Medieval guitar sounds like? I didn’t either ‘til I hooked up with Claude! This is some cool stuff, and he’s French and everything!” Dolores River Brewery, Dolores, CO