Claude Bourbon is known throughout Europe and America for amazing solo guitar and song performances. Born in France, classically trained in Switzerland and now based in the U.K, this unique finger-picking guitar master with his trusty Gibson J-45 has enthralled audiences the world over with his compelling acoustic fusion of blues, jazz, folk, classical, Spanish/Latin, Middle Eastern and even Russian guitar stylings, accentuated by his own soulful vocals. From his beautiful rendition of Gershwin’s ‘Summertime’ to his atmospheric classical openings which fuse into a whole continent of cultural roots and influences, Claude Bourbon offers a sensory experience that should not be missed. www.claudebourbon.org
…”This accomplished artist offers tender, compelling performance through highly developed precision. His sound instantly creates ambience- from haunting Spanish moods to lyrical, romantic jazz. Claude Bourbon provides both a rich evening of music for lovers, and a real treat for music lovers..”, BBC (U.K.)
Experience an evening of exploration in the unique ambiance of ‘The Thumb’ at O.C.A.’s acoustic sweet spot! $20 Advance/$23 Door. Cabaret & concert seating. Fine wine, beer and savories for sale. Accessible to people with disabilities requiring wheelchairs. OCA Art Gallery is open for viewing.