Celebrating Michael Alden Hedges (December 31, 1953 – December 2, 1997) an American acoustic guitarist known for his use of advanced techniques and percussive slapping on the guitar body.
Celebrating Jennifer Batten (born November 29, 1957) an American guitarist who has worked as a session musician and solo artist. Batten played with Michael Jackson’s world tours, and toured and recorded with Jeff Beck.
Celebrating James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix (November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) an American rock guitarist.
Celebrating David Michael Gordon “Davey” Graham (originally spelled Davy Graham) (November 26, 1940 – December 15, 2008) a British guitarist and one of the most influential figures in the 1960s British folk revival.
DAKOTA & LIVE AT THE GUTHRIE PRESENT
The Guthrie Theater’s Wurtele Thrust Stage
November 26, 2018
from $45 to $75
818 South 2nd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Guthrie Box Office at 612-377-2224
Parking is available in the city-owned Riverfront Ramp across from the Guthrie. Pay by credit card at the exit, or at one of several pay stations inside the ramp.
After recording more than 40 albums over four decades, the prolific guitarist Leo Kottke boasts an impressive body of work and an unrivaled fingerpicking style that has won him two Grammy nominations and widespread acclaim. Drawing inspiration from folk, blues and jazz, he plays his signature 6-string and 12-string guitars with effortless aptitude, a big heart and an even bigger grin. Joined by revered songwriter James McMurtry, this guitar-playing duo will bring their unique sound to the Guthrie for an extraordinary night of musical storytelling.
Celebrating Howard Duane Allman (November 20, 1946 – October 29, 1971) an American guitarist and co-founder of the Allman Brothers Band until his death following a motorcycle crash at the age of 24.
Celebrating Janice Lynn “Jan” Kuehnemund (November 18, 1961 – October 10, 2013) an American lead guitarist who founded the all-female hard rock/glam metal band Vixen in St. Paul in 1971.
Celebrating Merle Robert Travis (November 17, 1917 – October 20, 1983) an American country and western singer and guitarist born in Rosewood, Kentucky. He made an art form of his unique style of finger-picking.
Celebrating Sol Hoʻopiʻi (1902– November 16, 1953) a Native Hawaiian guitarist and one of the most famous original Hawaiian steel guitarists.