Guitarists Ed Gerhard and Bill Mize will join together for their Annual Christmas Guitar Concert on Thursday, December 6 at Northeast State College, 2425 Highway 75 Blountville, TN. Showtime is 7pm. Call (423) 323-0205 for info. Concert is free and open to the public.
Join us for this very special evening with two of the country's finest acoustic guitarists. The two will join together to perform Christmas favorites, as well as selected solo pieces of their own. Fans of guitar music and Christmas alike will won't want to miss this memorable show.
Grammy Award-winning Guitarist Ed Gerhard's music has touched audiences worldwide. He returns to Blountville celebrating his new CD "There and Gone." This highly anticipated CD is already garnering high praise. "...stunning ... the beauty of the material is simply outstanding." Acoustic Guitar Magazine writes " ...Gerhard is considered to have the most exquisite acoustic guitar tone on the planet.”
Internationally recognized, but home-grown in East Tennessee, guitarist Bill Mize is a Winfield National Fingerstyle Guitar Champion and his music appears on the GRAMMY winning CD Stellaluna" and
Emmy-Winning productions like the PBS “National Parks” series by Ken Burns. "An Angel's Share" was chosen as Essential CD of 2010 "A soft touch and heavy groove, combined with an advanced sense of
harmony, results in a highly unique and engaging sound." – Acoustic Guitar Magazine
"Mize has an amazing touch, killer tone and a sense of taste." -Vintage Guitar Magazine
"Gerhard does not write instrumentals. He writes songs only a guitar can sing." -Boston Globe
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