After a two-year hiatus, the New York Guitar Festival returns for a series of concerts June 14-17 at The Greene Space in New York City. This year’s edition of the eclectic, genre-bending festival, which was founded in 1999 by David Spelman—who remains its artistic director—and WNYC radio host John Schaefer, will feature performances by Bill Frisell & Luke Bergman, Badi Assad, Vieux Farka Toure, Marta Pereira da Costa, Vernon Reid & Laraaji, Glenn Jones, Gyan Riley, and William Tyler.
Schedule of Concerts:
Tuesday, June 14, 7:30 PM: Glenn Jones, Vieux Farka Toure
Wednesday, June 15, 7:30 PM: Gyan Riley, Bill Frisell & Luke Bergman
Thursday, June 16, 7:30 PM: Badi Assad, Vernon Reid & Laraaji
Friday, June 17, 7:30 PM: Marta Pereira da Costa, William Tyler
For more information on the New York Guitar Festival, visit the Greene Space website.