Ed Gerhard at the Boothbay Harbor Opera House
From Tokyo to Rome and venues across the U.S., Ed Gerhard's music has touched concert goers around the world. Gerhard captivates audiences with a combination of virtuosity, generosity and humor. Hear him at the Opera House at Boothbay Harbor on Saturday, Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Gerhard shares an evening of exquisite guitar music- performing on 6-string, slide guitar and Hawaiian lap steel. Known for his gorgeous tone and compositional depth, Gerhard can move a listener with a single note. Fans of guitar music won’t want to miss this opportunity to see and hear one of the country’s finest players.
He will be performing on the recently released Ed Gerhard Signature Guitar built by Breedlove Guitars from Bend, Oregon. Gerhard spent the past year touring worldwide to introduce the guitar in China, Japan, Korea, Canada and across the U.S.
His music is featured in the Ken Burns documentary “Mark Twain” and “The National Parks: America's Best Idea.” For more on this accomplished musician, visit http://breedlovemusic.com/acoustic-guitar-artists/ed-gerhard
“Gerhard does not write instrumentals. He writes songs only a guitar can sing.” - Boston Globe
Tickets, $22 plus a $2 handling fee, are available through the Opera House box office at 86 Townsend Avenue, by calling 633-5159, and at www.boothbayoperahouse.com. Doors for seating open at 7 p.m.