Tommy Emmanuel

Tommy Emmanuel

CLIVE CARROLL OPENS THE SHOW SOLD OUT! “Emmanuel dazzles” – Guitar Player Magazine Tommy Emmanuel is one of Australia’s most respected guitarists. The legendary fingerpicker has a professional career that spans nearly five decades around the globe. Beginning his six-string tutelage at the age of four, he was touring professionally by the time he was ten, and was dubbed with the honorary title “Certified Guitar Player” by Chet Atkins. He has gone on to win two Grammys and release over twenty albums and instructional DVDs, all the while perfecting his patent style of acoustic guitar finger-picking and playing over 300 concerts each year. Emmanuel’s latest recording is The Colonel and the Governor, a jazz-inspired collection of duets with like-minded guitar talent Martin Taylor. At the Rio Theatre Advance Tickets: $40/Gold Circle Section, $30/General Admission Door Tickets: $35/General Admission – CASH ONLY No Comp Tix www.tommyemmanuel.com Sponsored by Barry Swenson Builder Co-sponsored by Good Times and KUSP 88.9...
Tommy Emmanuel

Tommy Emmanuel

SOLD OUT! Monday, February 4th, 7:30 PM At The Rio Theatre Tommy Emmanuel $35/Gold Circle  $25/General Admission No Jazztix or Comps Doors: 6:30 pm Media sponsor: Good Times “Emmanuel dazzles” – Guitar Player Magazine Australian superstar guitarist Tommy Emmanuel plays his instrument like a pianist would a piano, utilizing all ten fingers. His dexterous “finger style” provides him with the ability to conjure up melodies, rhythm, bass and percussive elements simultaneously. With two Grammy nominations to his name and countless tours and collaborations under his belt, Emmanuel released the largely acoustic album Little By Little in 2011, featuring material recalling the likes of Chet Atkins of Jerry Reed. Emmanuel continues to inspire and awe with his playing, which is at once classic and groundbreaking....