Acoustic guitarist Claude Bourbon, playing Spanish, gypsy jazz and Delta Blues at Caryford Hall
December 16 @ 7:00 am - 10:30 pm£12
“Ready for a unique and talented take on a wide range of musical traditions? Claude Bourbon is known throughout Europe and America for amazing guitar performances that take blues, Spanish, and Middle Eastern stylings into uncharted territories. Each year Bourbon plays more than 100 shows around the world.
Born in France in the early 60’s, Claude Bourbon grew up in Switzerland, where he was classically trained for many years. This finger picking guitarist has performed and studied all over the world; He has played countless venues, including Glastonbury Festival, Isle of Wight Festival, Colne Great British & Blues Festival, among others. He has shared the stage in Europe and the USA with countless musicians, Calvin Russel, Charlie Morgan (Elton John, Gary Moore), Jan Akkerman (Focus), Steve Grossman (Miles Davis), Herbie Armstrong ( Van Morisson), and many more.
Now based in the UK, some of this guitarists’ influences allow us a fascinating insight into this remarkable musician; Paco De Lucia: Deep Purple’s Richie Blackmore; Joaquin Rodrigo; JJ Cale; JS Bach….
One reviewer even noted that although “Claude’s roots were in blues, that is like saying Leonardo da Vinci was a painter”. “
6.45pm for 7.45pm
Tickets £12 (to include a glass of wine) can be obtained from: www.caryfordhall.co.uk or Bailey Hill bookshop
December 9 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
December 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
December 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm