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WILSON CENTER GUITAR FESTIVAL
JOIN US FOR AN INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATION OF GUITAR GREATS!
August 15-17, 2019
Established in 2013, it is the goal of the Wilson Center Guitar Festival to celebrate the greatest guitarists of today and tomorrow.
Meet the greatest guitar players of today and tomorrow as 61 semi-finalists from 50 cities around the world compete in five different genres—Blues, Classical, Fingerstyle, Jazz, and Rock—for a chance to win their share of $40,000 in prize money and perform at Milwaukee's 2019 Irish Fest!
John Scofield Trio featuring Steve Swallow & Bill Stewart
Saturday, August 17, 2019 • 7:30pm
One of the most popular jazz guitarists of all time is back with his great friends Steve Swallow and Bill Stewart, a “telepathically tight trio” that can be called legendary!
THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 WILSON CENTER GUITAR FESTIVAL SPONSORS!