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August Denhard, Oud, David Rogers, Classical crossover guitar

October 4 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Seattle, WA–oudist August Denhard and guitarist/lutenist David Rogers perform Wednesday, October 4 from 8:00pm to 10:00pm at Vermillion Art Gallery and Bar, 1508 11th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 (206) 709-9797, $10.00 Cover.
Contact: Diana email@vermillionseattle.com http://vermillionseattle.com

As a performer on oud, lute, theorbo and Baroque guitar, August Denhard has appeared with Baroque Northwest, Grand Cru Baroque, Seattle Baroque Orchestra, the Concord Ensemble, Chicago Music of the Baroque, the Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra, the Portland (OR) Symphony Orchestra, Camarata Pacifica Baroque, and many other ensembles specializing in early music. He has appeared at the Bloomington Early Music Festival and at the Ars Vocalis Mexico Music Festival in Michoacán and Sonora, Mexico. Denhard has given numerous solo recitals and is in demand as an accompanist of 17th century vocal music. He performs locally with Trio Guadalevín, in duo with tenor Eric Mentzel, and co-directs the Eurasia Consort with Tomoko Sugawara.

August will perform music of Ottoman Turkey, contemporary music of Lebanon, and Medieval music from Western Europe.

Termed, ‘a prominent guitarist,’ by the New York Times and praised by The Washington Post for his ‘astonishingly florid’ improvisations, David Rogers presents a set of solo guitar music with strong leanings towards jazz, world, folk and classical music.
An endorsing artist for GHS Strings, his music has been featured in major guitar magazines such as Fingerstyle Guitar in the United States and Akustic Gitarre, in Germany. His solo and ensemble performances have been broadcast on American National Public Radio and Bayrische Rundfunk.

David will play Spanish, Flamenco, Up-Tempo Latin, original settings of Tim Buckley, Leonard Cohen, Rolling Stones’, Roxy Music songs, as well as music by the Beatles, J.S. Bach and original compositions.

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October 4
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm