Luca Stricagnoli, born and raised in Italy, is an acoustic guitarist known for his unique style and innovative playing techniques. Using up to five guitars in the same piece, Luca continually leaves his audiences in awe and wondering what’s next for the up-and-coming guitarist.
World-renowned guitarist and singer Pizzarelli has recorded over twenty solo albums and has appeared on more than forty albums by other recording artists, include greats like Paul McCartney, James Taylor, Rosemary Clooney, and Kristen Chenoweth. The Toronto Star pegged him as “the genial genius of the guitar.” And The Seattle Times saluted him as “a rare entertainer of the old school.”
The John Pizzarelli Trio will be presenting “For Centennial Reasons: 100 Year Salute to Nat King Cole.”
Back in Ketchum for a fourth season, International Guitar Night is celebrating its 20th anniversary and has become the toughest ticket to get on The Center’s performing arts season. Each year, founder Brian Gore invites four of the world’s best guitarists to tour together for two months in Europe and two months in North America.