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Earl Klugh Unveils “Night of Guitars” in Pittsburgh

From May 3-6, The Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild in Pittsburgh will host “Night of Guitars,” a concert series featuring Earl Klugh, Bill Frisell and Russell Malone, which will mark the MCG Jazz’s finale to their 20th anniversary season.

Grammy-winner and jazz guitar extraordinaire Klugh founded the event and will host the concerts in addition to performing. Frisell and Malone will join him for duo and trio collaborations, as well as solo sets. Klugh’s idea for the “Night of Guitars” program came years ago, when he had a chance to perform with longtime heroes Chet Atkins and George Benson on the 1978-79 PBS series Soundstage.

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