On Saturday January 19th, at 8pm, GSI will be hosting another extraordinary evening of guitars and guitar music celebrating the release of Scott Tennant's latest album 'The Segovia Sessions' recorded on the 1969 Jose Ramirez previously owned by Andres Segovia. The performance will take place in our Santa Monica, CA, showroom on this famous 1969 Ramirez guitar with some very special guests, you don't want to miss this one so get your tickets NOW - space is limited to 80 seats. Tickets are $25 and includes a copy of this new CD - the Segovia Sessions!
Scott Tennant is a founding member of Grammy®- winning ensemble the L.A. Guitar Quartet, and has been performing as a soloist since the age of 11. He has made numerous recordings as a soloist on the GHA and Delos labels, and with members of the LAGQ he has recorded for GHA, Delos, Sony Classical, Windham Hill, Deutsche Grammophon and Telarc labels. Their Telarc release “LAGQ Latin” was nominated for a Grammy®, and it was their Telarc title “LAGQ’s Guitar Heroes” which won a GRAMMY® as the best classical crossover recording. This is his debut recording for the Guitar Coop label.
Mr. Tennant is equally well-known as a teacher and author. He has been invited to conduct master-classes and workshops all over the world. His book, “Pumping Nylon”, and the subsequent Pumping Nylon series of books, have been revered as classic bestsellers and staples for all classical guitarists for over two decades. He lives in the Los Angeles area, and is a professor of guitar studies at the USC Thornton School of Music.
NOTE: These tickets are will-call, no physical tickets will be mailed. Please bring your receipt with you to the event.