Concert with Will Ackerman
PUTNEY- Next State Arts presents one of the most exciting acoustic guitar tours of the year: “The Gathering,” created by Will Ackerman, founder of Windham Hill Records, on Saturday, January 12, at 7:30 pm.
“The Gathering” offers an intimate evening of acoustic music featuring performances by several of the most in-demand and innovative players today, the “4 Guitars,” renowned guitarists Grammy award-winner Ackerman, Trevor Gordon Hall, Todd Mosby, and Vin Downes.
Created by Ackerman in 2012, “The Gathering” was initially the title of a compilation album showcasing a host of cutting edge artists he was producing at the time. Proving to be wildly successful on the charts upon its release, over time the idea began to take shape and Ackerman decided to take the show on the road. A highly popular event, “The Gathering” blossomed into a unique performance by whom he calls the new generation of guitarists.Opening with a stellar performance by Ackerman, the evening continues on to feature three individual sets by Hall, Mosby, and Downes, culminating in an encore of all four guitarists playing together.
Next Stage is located at 15 Kimball Hill. Tickets are $24 in advance and $28 at the door. For more information call (802) 387-0102 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.