The Ashokan Center Presents Acclaimed Acoustic Guitarist Beppe Gambetta

  • Ashokan Center Olivebridge, NY

The Ashokan Center Presents Acclaimed Acoustic Guitarist

Beppe Gambetta

 

July 10, 7:30 p.m.

 

Dot miss this rare Woodstock-area appearance by critically acclaimed guitar virtuoso, Beppe Gambetta.Described by The Huffington Post as "one of the best flat pickers anywhere," Gambetta is a composer, teacher, and researcher of traditional music and instruments. His technique, which echoes both Doc Watson and the Moravian folk music he loves, is characterized by flashy licks, intricate cross-picking patterns, open tunings, and fluid slides up and down the neck of the guitar.

 

Tickets for this special performance are $15 in advance (purchased online) and $20 on the day of the show (online or at the door). Click here for Tickets 

 

 

 

Beppe Gambetta performing On the Road with Mama

from his CD "Blu in Genova"

 

 

The Ashokan Center is nestled in the Catskills in Olivebridge, New York, on 385 acres of fields, forests, trails and streams, adjacent to the historic Ashokan Reservoir, the primary water source for New York City. As the oldest outdoor educational organization in New York State, it offers an array of programs, camp experiences, and events that incorporate a unique blend of geologic, natural, and human history.