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Sixth New York Guitar Festival Dates Announced

The dates of the sixth season of the New York Guitar Festival have been announced, with the festival scheduled from Jan. 14 through Feb. 8. The festival will host more than 20 performances by guitar virtuosos from almost every genre. More than 60 guitarists, ranging from jazz and classical to rock and avant garde, are scheduled to perform.

Some of the featured musicians include Bill Frisell, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Martha Wainwright, Michelle Shocked, Gary Lucas, Pepe Romero, Sonny Landreth and John Hammond. Concert themes range from an all-day Guitar Marathon focusing on Spanish guitar to tributes to Mississippi John Hurt and Bruce Springsteen.

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