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1159 24th Street

Des Moines, IA 50311

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xBk Presents:

Richard Smith

February 27, 2022

Advance: $10 // Door: $13

Doors: 6:00PM // Show: 7PM

Fresh back from touring with his long time collaborator, Tommy Emmanuel, Richard Smith performs on Sunday Feb 27th bringing with him a wide range of styles and techniques. From fiery fingerpicking tunes to jazz, fiddle tunes, pop, Sousa Marches, Joplin rags, classical repertoire, country and a smattering of vocals all presented in his cordial style of humor, this promises to be an evening not to be missed by any serious guitar player in the area.

https://www.facebook.com/richardsmithfingerpicker

www.richardsmithmusic.com

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Born in 1971 in Beckenham, England, Richard started early and first picked up the guitar at the age of 5 with his father teaching him his first chords and songs.

After some early solo performances and six years of working as a trio with two of his brothers, Rob and Sam in the 90's, Richard moved to Nashville, TN. in January 2000,

In 2001 he won the national fingerpicking championship and has since forged a career as a solo artist, performing all over the USA, Canada, UK, Europe, Australia and Brazil, releasing solo records, duet and ensemble records.

Constantly touring with a repertoire of fingerpicking classics, originals, fiddle tunes, blues, Joplin rags, jazz standards, classical repertoire and everything from pop to Sousa marches,

Richard has also performed or recorded along the way with Chet Atkins, Les Paul, Tommy Emmanuel, Suzy Bogguss, Steve Wariner, Jimmy Fortune, Earl Klugh, Martin Taylor, Joscho Stephan, Sam Bush, Stuart Duncan, John Schneider, Lee Roy Parnell, Brent Mason, Rory Hoffman and a host of others.

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xBk is a 250 cap entertainment venue/listening room dedicated to creating superior live entertainment experiences in a diverse, inclusive, and welcoming environment.

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