Strunz & Farah
Strunz & Farah have distinguished themselves as two of the planets most gifted acoustic guitarists. Guitar PlayerStrunz & Farah, performing together since 1980, have created an entirely new expression for the acoustic guitar. From Costa Rica and Iran respectively, Jorge Strunz and Ardeshir Farah have brought the cultural riches of their native lands to their highly virtuosic, rhythmic, and improvisation-rich original instrumental compositions.Strunz and Farahs new studio recording, Tales of Two Guitars, is the latest chapter in the continuing story of the two virtuoso guitarists who have created an original and enduring body of guitar music. Rhythmic and colorful, and recorded with 11 guest musicians, Tales is a musical storybook of a fully evolved style of playing and composing which has been highly influential among guitarists from all parts. The new recording has 13 original pieces, full of contrasts both compositionally and instrumentally, ranging from the rhythmic to the romantic to the jazzy, incorporating in varying degrees their classic mix of Latin, Middle Eastern and Jazz influences.
Cost: $28 ADV / $32 DOOR (plus fees)
2342 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704