Derek Gripper – Live in concert

Concert or Performance

25 Feb 2020

Derek Gripper is a classical guitarist who has taken a unique path. As a South African classical musician he felt limited by the music of the traditional classical guitar and so went on a journey through different musical styles, returning always to the guitar to find ways of bringing what he learned onto the instrument.

This concert will explore the dialogue between the disparate styles that have informed his work to date: Kora, Bach, South African jazz, Contemporary Classical and large scale improvisations.

Quotations of Bach, Malian songs, virtuosic kora compositions, Southern African bow music, and avant-garde Brazilian guitar music combine to create a new solo guitar which is at once intimate and explosive, improvised and composed, traditional and new.

Please note, bookings for this event are online only.

Facilities

Carpark Disabled access available Kiosk Non Smoking Public Toilet

Rates

From AU$10.00

Choose your price from AUD10
ONLINE BOOKINGS ONLY via https://melbourneguitarfestival.com/derek-sydney

Event Times

25 Feb 2020

Once Only Event

Venue

Marana Auditorium, Hurstville Entertainment Centre

16 Macmahon Street, Hurstville, 2220

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Quality Hotel CKS Sydney Airport

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Mantra Hotel at Sydney Airport

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Comfort Inn and Suites Burwood

Comfort Inn and Suites Burwood

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Oasis on Beamish Hotel

Campsie, Canterbury-Bankstown

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