Tuesday, August 26
10 - 11 a.m.
Chicago-based guitarist Neil Dixon Smith has been performing professionally as a soloist since 2004. He plays a unique and exciting mix of folkloric and classical styles from across Latin America, stemming from his longtime apprenticeship with Chilean master, Alfonso Chacon. He provides a veritable cultural tour of the of rhythms and guitar techniques of Venezuela, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, and Cuba, mixed with great works of Spanish classical guitar.