New York Guitar Festival 2014

Friday, January 10, 2014 through Thursday, January 30, 2014

WNYC is a media partner of the New York Guitar Festival.  Featuring Pepe Romero, Marc Ribot, Kaki King, Nels Cline, Luther Dickinson, Joseph Arthur,  Alvin Youngblood Hart as well as 30 more multi-genre guitarists at venues around NYC. January 10 to 30.

Since 1999, the New York Guitar Festival has explored virtually every aspect of the guitar’s musical personality, presenting many of the world’s most distinctive and influential guitarists at venues including Carnegie Hall, The 92nd Street Y, Merkin Concert Hall, Joe’s Pub, Barbes, (le) Poisson Rouge, and The World Financial Center Winter Garden. In addition to producing eclectic, multi-genre concerts and radio broadcasts, commissioning new works, and supporting innovative collaborations among outstanding artists, its Guitar Harvest series of recordings supports innovative outreach programs in our public schools.