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Lord of the Strings

Lord of the Strings

Aug 12th 2018 @ C too, St Columba's by the Castle, Johnston Terrace, EH1 2PW, venue 4, Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
I Was There
Aug
12
Lord of the Strings Plays the 20 Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time
Sunday, August 12th, 2018
7:00 PM
C too, St Columba's by the Castle, Johnston Terrace, EH1 2PW, venue 4, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Danza Productions presents Matthew Fagan (Australia) Lord of the Strings Plays the 20 Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time String sensation heads to Edinburgh After sold out shows, rave reviews and standing ovations at Adelaide Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe, Lord of the Strings! the ultimate one man guitar show that was first created for touring as special guest artist of Billy Connolly returns with a new show. Featuring eclectic instruments, virtuosic performance and a dry wit sharpened on the international touring circuit, not least with Billy Connolly, Shirley Bassey, Natalie Cole, The Original Buena Vista Social Club and Michael Crawford. And yes it’s true: Billy Connolly even gave Matthew that famous Liberty banjo of his at the end of their 53 night tour together. After touring to over 120 countries with thousands of performances over 25 years, Lord of the Strings takes on the ultimate challenge- to play the greatest guitar solos of all time. From Spanish Classical, Flamenco, Celtic to Electric Rock, Metal, Prog Rock and rock classics performances, Lord of the Strings invites fans to submit their top 25 list of their favourite guitar solos. Lord of the Strings will create a list from fan requests. Submit your list of favourite guitar solos of all time to mjb2fagan@gmail.com CD packages will be given to the list Lord of the Strings likes the most. Matthew performs on a selection of instruments from his collection including a Custom Electric Guitar, unique handmade 10 String Spanish Guitar and Ukulele. www.matthew-fagan.com LISTINGS INFORMATION Venue: C too, St Columba's by the Castle, Johnston Terrace, EH1 2PW, venue 4, Edinburgh Festival Fringe Dates: 12-27 Aug (Except 20 Aug) Time: 18:05 (1hr05) Ticket prices: £8.50-£10.50 / concessions £6.50-£8.50 / under 18s £4.50-£6.50 C venues box office: 0131 581 5555 / www.CtheFestival.com/2018/lord-of-the-strings-plays-the-20-greatest-guitar-solos-of-all-time Fringe box office: 0131 226 0000 / www.edfringe.com