Salida Guitar Expo at the SteamPlant March 1st
Buy-Sell-Trade Guitar Show - Noon-5pm - SteamPlant Annex FREE
Bring an instrument to sell or trade, or come to meet with one of several luthiers who will be on hand. Custom and vintage; acoustic and electric – all styles of stringed instruments will be represented and welcomed.
Evening performances - $12
5:30-6pm – Paquette Gallery - David Tipton playing the Chapman Stick
6-7pm – SteamPlant Theater - Evolution of the Guitar
An informative discussion with live demonstrations on how the guitar has evolved from classical to electric. Musicians include Danny Quinto, Scott Adams, Justin Allison, Bruce Hayes, Harper Powell, Chris Nasca and Jaquie Gipson. Demonstration on voicing an instrument by Jeff Bamburg.
7:30-8:30pm – SteamPlant Theater Concert with Jaquie Gipson
Jaquie plays both 6- and 12-string guitars and is an extraordinary finger-style guitarist. Her contemporary style incorporates melodic two-hand tapping and percussion techniques into more-or-less traditional finger-style playing.