Acclaimed Celtic guitarist Jerry Barlow is a virtuoso musician, a warm and accessible performer, and a world-class storyteller. His repertoire is composed of a synthesis of traditional music from the British Isles and his own original Celtic-inspired compositions. Barlow’s music transports the listener across time and space on an imaginary journey to a rustic Irish fishing village, the misty Scottish Highlands or an enchanted English forest. Enjoy the arrangements that have been described as “music to soothe the soul, warm the heart, and lift the spirit.”
Guitarist for Soul Sacrifice, A Tribute To Santana , Steve Glotzer brings a renewed melodic style with a fresh approach to songs by The Beatles, The Allman Brothers, Buffalo Springfield, Randy Newman, and Joni Mitchell as well as original compositions.
Saturday, May 23, 2-3 p.m., Schlessman Hall, Level 1 https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh
Gadbaw and Krimmel are known for their rich harmonies, intricate rhythms and a beautiful balance between harp and percussion. Described by Colorado Public Radio as “stunning,” the duo perform original, traditional and art pieces that hint at ancient Irish roots – ranging from Gaelic tunes and sea shanties to Yeats poetry set to ethereal Celtic harp accompaniment.
Saturday, May 16, 2-3 p.m., Schlessman Hall - Level 1 https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh
Join classical guitarist James Cline and oboist Tenly Williams for a performance evocative of the Alps! Enjoy music by French composer Napoleon Coste and Italian virtuoso guitarist Mauro Giuliani. Tenly and James have been presenting music for the unique combination of oboe and guitar for more than a decade, and are thrilled to present these 19th century masterpieces for our Denver Public Library audience.
Saturday, May 9, 2-3 p.m., Schlessman Hall - Level 1 https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh
Join us for a soulful Latin American musical experience featuring the brilliant Peruvian guitarist, Alfredo Muro. Romantic music of Brazil, Argentina, and Spain sprinkled with a few classical surprises will raise your spirit and send you home with your feet tapping.
Saturday, May 2, 2-3 p.m., Schlessman Hall - Level 1 https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh
Learn about the exciting Cherry Creek Theatre and its next production, "Driving Miss Daisy." How did the theatre develop and how does it work? Come and mingle with local actors. Refreshments will be served.
The Byers Branch Library invites you to join us as Helen Trencher, the Percussion Lady, inspires us with new beats and exciting rhythms. Participants will get to try out new instruments for themselves to create a sound based on rhythms from around the world. No experience is necessary, and this event is open to families with children of all ages.