| Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Celebration 2017: Book Display: Pioneers in African American History (Multi-Day Event)
Familiarize yourself with groundbreaking figures of African American history by visiting two displays at Geisel Library. On the main level of the library, there will be a display of select non-fiction books and DVDs that shine a spotlight on pioneers in African American history. On the lower level, resources written for a younger audience will be on display near the Juvenile Literature Collection. A companion webpage will highlight print and electronic resources available through the library as well as resources available on the Internet.
| The International Guitar Summit: A magical evening of a myriad of styles and multi-national flair
Dana Center - (Koonz Theatre)
The International Guitar Summit brings together the foremost acoustic
guitar players of the world in North America’s premier mobile guitar
festival. The brainchild of San Francisco guitarist Brian Gore, The
International Guitar Summit annually features a different consortium of
the world’s best acoustic guitar players, who come together to perform
in special evening performances that are a celebration of virtuosity,
diversity, and collaboration.
For the 2017 season, Brian will be joined
by three new, incredibly dynamic musicians: Italy’s innovative
contemporary guitarist Luca Stricagnoli, brilliant young Brazilian
composer/performer Chrystian Dozza, and India’s ground-breaking slide
guitarist Debashish Bhattacharya. With the laid-back ambiance of a
garage band festival, The International Guitar Summit’s guitar maestros
come together in solos, duets, and quartets that show a reverence for
diverse cultures and styles while creating beautiful moments of
Sponsored by Acoustic Guitar Magazine, The
International Guitar Summit promises a showcase of sheer, beautiful
musical talent that is unforgettable. Bring the family and enjoy an
evening of acoustic guitar that will lift your soul!