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Alder plays Tractorgrease Dec 7

By BC Gov't Caucus/Voice file

 

ot off his recent Germany tour world champion finger-style guitarist Don Alder will return to Chilliwack, BC to perform at Tractorgrease Cafe on December 7th, 2017.

 

Don Alder's music is all original, a fusion of jazz, folk, roots, blues, bluegrass and world music. With his special fingerstyle and percussion technique he can create a wall of sound.

 

Who: Don Alder in concert.

When: Dec 7th, 2017, 7pm

Where: Tractorgrease Cafe, 48710 Chilliwack Lake Rd. 604 858 3814
Tickets: $10

 

Alder tours the world constantly, performing in venues from the size of living rooms to arenas with his unique guitar skills and repertoire of crafted solo guitar and vocal compositions.


He has won multiple prestigious guitar awards throughout his career, including in 2015, the Dominic Troiano Award. In 2016 Don Alder was nominated again for a Western Canadian Music Award and a Canadian Folk Music Award. In 2017 he won “Artist of the year” at the Vancouver Island Music Awards.

"What can you say about Don Alder?... Plenty! Don is one of the most original guitarists I've come across. Unique in his acoustic guitar style, he blends great original compositions with a fantastic rhythmic foundation.... always funky with irresistible grooves. He combines this with his terrific, ear catching melodies. On top of which, he sounds like three guitar players playing at once. If you haven't checked him out, do yourself a favor…well worth knowing Don Alder's music and playing," says Lee Ritenour.

If you missed his show in May, on Dec 7th he’ll be back.


For bookings and more info, visit donalder.com

 


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