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500 Years of Guitar Music
Peter Griggs, Guitarist. The program, "500 Years of Music for Guitar," is a chronological tour of the guitarist's repertoire from the Renaissance to the Contemporary (also including Baroque, Classical, flamenco, and jazz). The program includes music by J.S. Bach, Gaspar Sanz, Ferdinando Carulli, Bartolome Calatuyud, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk and Baden Powell - as well as my own compositions.
Sophisticated and highly enjoyable." Alexander Smith, Hi-Arts Online Journal, Inverness Scotland "His talent and technical ability was there for all to see." Gordon Calder, Caithness Courier, Scotland "A master of soft and expressive sounds." Elke Sprunkel, Koelner Stadt-Anzeiger, Cologne Germany "An almost unbelievable talent. Peter Griggs performs magic!" Sigrid Hedderich, Bergische Morning Post, Germany "The way the chords are struck creates a reverberation like swaying leaves, wind, and waves." Laura Shimp, Prague Post Online, Czech Republic "An absolutely superb guitar performance by Peter Griggs." Brad Biondo, AfterTouch, USA "Stunning in its intensity, a journey into your own imagination." Kathy Parsons, Solo Piano Publications, USA "Subtle nuevo flamenco guitar stylings. Griggs' guitar adds just the right touch." Bill Blinkelman, Wind & Wire, USA "Clear and mysterious as the dance itself." Jennifer Dunning, New York Times, USA
|Where||Chilmark Community Church 9 Menemsha Cross Rd., Chilmark, MA 02535 (The program, "500 Years of Music for Guitar," is a chronological tour of the guitarist's repertoire from the Renaissance to the Contemporary (also including Baroque, Classical, flamenco, and jazz). The program includes music by J.S. Bach, Gaspar Sanz, Fe)|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||5:00 pm–6:00 pm|
|Who to bring||Everyone|
|Price||Suggested donation $10|
More About Chilmark Community Church
The Chilmark Community Church holds weekly Sunday services at 9am.
Sunday school is during worship. All are welcome.
During the summer months, the church hosts a flea market on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 9am-2pm at 142 North Road in the field across from the old schoolhouse.
It also sells lobster rolls every Tuesday night at 6pm.
During the winter months it hosts a pizza night on Tuesdays at 6pm.