Classical guitar master joins ACLD Spring Music Series March 24

March 13, 2019
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Alachua County Library District 2019 Spring Music Series logo featuring a guitar with flowers. Gainesville, Fla. – From Bach’s cantata to Spanish compositions, classical guitarist Peter Fletcher will perform a variety of stylings 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 24 at the Alachua County Library District’s Headquarters Branch, 401 E. University Ave.

This free performance will be held in Meeting Room A. Fletcher’s visit is part of the Spring Music Series, which is sponsored by Dawn Realty and SunState Federal Credit Union.

Fletcher’s repertoire stretches from the Renaissance to the 20th Century. His current touring program includes pieces by Vivaldi, Paganini, William Walton, Fedrico Mompou, Francisco Tarrega and Isaac Albeniz. A touring professional, Fletcher performs more than 100 concerts each year and has performed at New York City’s Carnegie Hall.

The 2019 Spring Music Series program continues as follows (a concerts are held in Meeting Room A at Headquarters Branch):

  • 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 14: Gainesville native Donald Blitch, aka “Mr. Aullie,” will share blues tunes inspired by his experiences growing up in Florida. Named the 2017 North Central Florida Blues Society’s Regional Blues Challenge Solo Artist, Blitch has performed across the state and is a regular at local venues.
  • 3 p.m. Sunday, April 28: Santa Fe College Guitar Professor Richy Stano will bring a jazz flavor to the concert series. Stano has composed TV commercials for Target, AT&T and other companies. He has toured with Bo Diddley, Toby Keith and Trisha Yearwood. He leads the contemporary jazz band Mindwalk

For more details, visit www.aclib.us or contact Rachel Cook, rcook@aclib.us, or (352) 334-3909.

 

If a person with a disability needs an accommodation in order to participate in this event he or she is entitled, at no cost to him or her, to the provision of certain assistance.  Please contact the Alachua County Library District at 352-334-3910 at least three (3) days prior to the event.  TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service). 

 

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