(event) House Concert Series: Adam Ahrens Plays Cigar Box Guitars

Event Category: 
Texas Folklife Event
Event Date: 
Thu Apr 14, 2016 -
7:00PM to 9:00PM


Adam Ahrens Plays Cigar Box Guitars by Tomas Salas and WT Bryant

7pm-9pm Thurs 4/14
at Texas Folklife House
1708 Houston St / Austin, TX 78756

Tickets: http://texasfolklifehouse4.brownpapertickets.com/
$20 General Admission
$30 VIP (includes front-row seat and other goodies) (only 5 VIP seats available!)

Proceeds benefit artist and Texas Folklife statewide public programs.


Join us for an evening featuring Austin guitarist Adam Ahrens performing on hand-made cigar box guitars by Tomas Salas and WT Bryant.  The show is in conjunction with "Cigar Box Guitars"Texas Folklife's current gallery exhibit.  All instruments are playable art and for sale by the artists.  Guests are invited to bring their own food and drink to enjoy.  Texas Folklife house concerts offer audience members an intimate listening experience and engagement with the artist. 

About Adam Ahrens:
Adam Ahrens is a fingerstyle guitarist and multi-instrumentalist based in Austin Texas since 1993. He is known for his work on solo acoustic guitar, residing in roots genres ranging from Hawaiian slack key to Southern Americana, with his feet squarely planted in guitar standards,  Slack key as always has a seat at Ahrens' table alongside West African high life guitar, Travis style picking and regionally chosen Mexican/Texana forms.


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The Texas Folklife House Concert Series is supported by the members and Board of Texas Folklife, the City of Austin’s Cultural Arts Division, and Texas Commission on the Arts.