Guitarist Muriel Anderson returns to Northeast State this month to perform in the Hot Nights, Cool Music summer concert series.
Anderson will perform at 7:00 p.m. on June 26 at the Wellmont Regional Center for the Performing Arts Theater on the College’s Blountville campus. The performance kicks off the College’s “Hot Nights, Cool Music” summer concert series. The concert is free and open to the public. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Anderson ranks among the top acoustic nylon-string guitarists / harp-guitarists in the world. She is the first woman to have won the National Fingerstyle Guitar Championship.
Anderson’s recent CD Nightlight Daylight has won top honors in 11 national awards. It features her concept – the first ever interactive lighted CD cover and includes collaborations with her friends and fellow musicians Victor Wooten, Phil Keaggy, Mark Kibble of Take 6, Danny Gottlieb, Stanley Jordan, Tommy Emmanuel, Tierra Negra and members of the Nashville Symphony. She has performed/recorded with Chet Atkins, Les Paul, Victor Wooten and the Nashville Chamber Orchestra. She has been composing since the age of six and has published works for guitar and orchestra, voice, and solo guitar.
Anderson has released more than a dozen instrumental CD’s, eight instructional DVD’s and guitar books published by Hal Leonard, Mel Bay, and Zen-On Japan. Her compositions include commissioned classical works for the Nashville Chamber Orchestra and Vox Caelestis Womens Choir, as well as songs which have appeared as title tracks for three albums by various artists.
She will be offering a free musician’s workshop on June 27 in the Auditorium of the Blountville campus. Interested participants can contact for more information.
Don’t miss the chance to hear one of the most talented instrumental musicians performing today. For more information, contact 423.279.7669 or firstname.lastname@example.org.