Miles Shrewsbery Traditional Flamenco & Cajon with a discussion of flamenco theory & history
Saturday, October 1st at 7pm
Flamenco Guitar Concert
Adam del Monte
Join us for an intimate concert by modern flamenco virtuoso Adam del Monte at Paper Moon Music. Del Monte is a master of both the flamenco and classical genres and has performed his unique brand of flamenco on concert stages throughout the world.
He earned First Prize at the prestigious 1997 Stotsenberg International Classical Guitar Competition and has since gone on to perform as a soloist and as part of an ensemble with the LA Philharmonic and Madrid Symphony Orchestra among others. He has studied with such flamenco luminaries as Pepe Habichuela and Gerardo Núñez and has been commissioned to compose for the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet.
Adam Del Monte's performances are enriched by his eclectic awareness of jazz, world music and other contemporary forms. Don't miss this opportunity to see one of the world's most notable flamenco guitarists up close!
Saturday, August 27th at 7pm
Solo Guitar Concert
Jazz guitar legend Peter Sprague will be joining us once again for an inspiring solo guitar concert! Peter performs a wide variety of highly improvisational and sonically diverse music. Complete with guitar synthesizers, electric and nylon string guitars, and multiple loops that he creates on the fly, Peter's shows are always dazzling; look for him to play anything from The Beatles to Antonio Carlos Jobim to Mozart!
Sunday, February 27th at 7pm
A Night of Accordion by Virtuoso
Join us for a night of accordion music as maestro Lou Fanucchi takes us on a tour of music from around the world. From Argentine Tango to French Musette, Italian folk songs, Classical, Latin and Gypsy Jazz, and more, you will hear works from composers such as Pagannini, Puccini, Chick Corea, Michel Camilo, Piazzolla, and Andre Astier as you've never heard them before!
Sunday, January 23rd at 7pm
Jazz Concert with
Jaime Valle and Rob Thorsen
Join guitarist Jaime Valle and bassist Rob Thorsen for an evening of latin and jazz music featuring songs from the Great American Songbook, jazz standards, bossa novas, sambas, and more!
Sunday December 12th at 7pm
Italian guitar virtuoso
Here's your chance to see one of the world's most celebrated and famous classical guitarists up close at Paper Moon Music studios. Cucchi has performed in concert halls all over the globe; in November he'll be returning from a tour in Asia and will be performing a program that includes works by Paganini, Albeniz, Scarlati, Downland and even a piece that Chick Corea composed specifically for Flavio. Here's a video of him performing Isaac Albeniz's famous "Sevilla" from Suite Espanola..
An evening of Gypsy Jazz with
Lou Fanucchi and Patrick Berrogain
of the Hot Club Combo
at Paper Moon Music
Sunday, September 27th at 6pm
Local Gyspy Jazz Guitarist Patrick Berrogain of the Hot Club Combo and virtuoso accordionist Lou Fanucchi will join us at Paper Moon Music for a tour of the life, times, and music of one of the world's greatest guitar players ever, Django Reinhardt. A guitarist with only two working fingers, Django all but invented the genre of Gypsy Jazz or “Jazz Manouche”, and became a musical icon in the process, leaving us with now-famous standards like Minor Swing and Nuages.