CLAUDE BOURBON....Medieval & Spanish blues...Guitar & Song.... a Continental Experience imported into The Coffee Gallery Backstage. Born in France, Claude Bourbon grew up in Switzerland, where he was classically trained. This gifted finger picking guitarist has performed and studied all over the world; he has crafted an unbelievable fusion of classical and jazz, with ethereal Eastern influences, Spanish and Latin elements with strains of Western folk.
“…This accomplished artist offers tender, compelling performance through highly developed precision. His sound instantly creates ambience – from haunting Spanish moods to lyrical, romantic jazz, Claude Bourbon provides both a rich evening of music for lovers, and a real treat for music lovers…”, BBC, UK. www.claudebourbon.org
The unique Monsieur Bourbon is a formidable performer. He may have his roots in the blues, but he is inspired by music and song from all around the world, taking these eclectic sounds and weaving them into a performance of blues, rock, jazz, songs and melodies that defy a label, all delivered with a charming gravely voice. Thousands of people in the UK, Europe and USA have enjoyed listening to this virtuoso and for the majority of his audience it is a compelling experience mesmerizing them to return again and again to hear and watch him play, and hear his fingers lightly dance over the strings of his guitar creating a unique sound that is ’Claude’.
Sunday, May 27. Show @ 7:00 P.M. Tickets....$15
Coffee Gallery Backstage, Altadena