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Dynamite Guitars 2019-2020

The World’s Finest Guitarists in Concert

Join us for our 39th seasonb ringing the world’s finest guitarists to the San Francisco Bay area! This season we will bring you superlative performers from around the world. You can insure priority seating at the concerts of your choice by selecting one of our Subscription Packages or by joining the Omni Foundation as a Sustaining Member. Save up to 20% on single ticket prices by subscribing!

Manuel Barrueco

Sunday, October 13, 2019 7:00pm
Herbst Theatre

 

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“A major artist with remarkable musicianship and a world of technique,” The Cuban-born American’s program this season will include works by Luis de Narvaez, Hector Angulo, Ignacio Cervantes, Julian Orbon, Enrique Granados, Isaac Albeniz, and Francisco Tarrega. Read More

Jason Vieaux

Saturday, October 26, 2019 7:30pm
Herbst Theatre

 

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Jason Vieaux is “perhaps the most precise and soulful classical guitarist of his generation.” A true master among the elite, Vieaux will be premiering a new work written for him by Pat Metheny on a program encompassing baroque to contemporary. Read More

Grigoryan Brothers

Saturday, November 9, 2019 7:30 pm
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church

 

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The San Francisco debut of Australia’s leading guitar duo. The Grigoryan Brothers have a reputation of performing together so emphatically, they become extensions of each other. “Guitar playing of uncommon originality and authority. Musicality, expressivity and daring,” – The New York Times Read More

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:30pm
Herbst Theatre

 

 

“A major artist with remarkable musicianship and a world of technique,” The Cuban-born American’s program this season will include works by Luis de Narvaez, Hector Angulo, Ignacio Cervantes, Julian Orbon, Enrique Granados, Isaac Albeniz, and Francisco Tarrega. Read More

Xuefei Yang

Saturday, December 7, 2019 7:30pm
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church

 

 

Xuefei Yang is acclaimed as one of the world’s finest classical guitarists. Following the Cultural Revolution she was the first guitarist in China to enter a music school and became the first internationally recognized Chinese guitarist on the world stage. “…feisty virtuosity, impeccable technique and sensitive musicianship” – New York Times Read More

Dynamite Guitars, 3rd Edition

Frank Vignola, Vinnie Raniolo, Joe Robinson
Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:30 pm
Herbst Theatre

 

 

A night of spectacular jazz accompanied by rapid right-hand picking is put on display by these three magicians of the acoustic guitar. “An explosion of talent and virtuosity!” Read More

Bandini-Chiacchiaretta Duo

Saturday, March 7, 2020 7:30pm
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church

 

 

Experience the tango through the charm and magic of Bandini-Chiacchiaretta, an exuberant duo masterfully wielding Argentina’s most representative instruments, guitar and bandoneon. Read More

David Russell

Saturday, March 21, 2020 7:30pm
Herbst Theatre

 

 

Grammy-winner David Russell is renowned for his superb musicianship and artistry. He has inspired tens of thousands of guitarists and fans around the world. A true virtuoso! “Mr. Russell possesses a talent of extraordinary dimension” – New York Times Read More

Irina Kulikova & Grisha Goryachev

Saturday, April 25, 2020 7:30 pm
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church

 

 

Russian Contrasts: Classical guitarist Irina Kulikova, winner of multiple international competitions, combines virtuoso technique with a rare beauty of tone. Grisha Goryachev performs the great repertoire of the flamenco guitar from Sabicas to Paco de Lucia and he is brilliant! Read More

Stephanie Jones

Sunday, April 5, 2020 5:00 pm
Special Fundraising Event in a Private Home: TBA
Limited Seating

 

 

The young Australian guitarist has almost 2 million views on YouTube. An intense player with powerful technique and a gorgeous sound she will perform in our annual house concert.  Read More

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