New West Guitar Group
Saturday, May 2, 2020
Wright Opera House (472 Main Street, Ouray)
$18 Adults (prepaid online), $20 At the Door, $5 Students (18 and under)
Experience the signature sound and groove of the New West Guitar Group, a groundbreaking ensemble combining acoustic and electric guitars performing classic pop covers, jazz standards and exciting originals. Featuring guitarists Perry Smith (NYC) John Storie (LA) and Will Brahm (LA), they perform recognizable covers, jazz standards and exciting originals.
Graduates of USC’s Thornton School of Music, the New West Guitar Group’s versatility as players and composers have given them a reputation as pioneers in the realm of guitar ensemble. Their music is regularly featured on NPR and jazz radio stations, while their repertoire is performed throughout the country by college and high school guitar programs.
“Beautiful acoustic rhythms, vibrant classically infused single note lines and jazzy arpeggios cover the magnificent musical landscape these three players create.” – Metronome Magazine