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Richard Smith

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21 S Broadway

21 South Broadway

Aurora, IL 60505

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Guitar like you have never heard it before, from a world champ!

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Doors open at 6. Richard Smith at 7.

Advance tickets are $20 for premium seating and $15 for general admission ($5 upcharge for tickets bought at the door).

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Richard started playing the guitar at age 5 and has never looked back. Focusing early on with the fingerstyle guitar of Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed, he began transcribing classical music, Jazz, the gypsy style of Django Reinhardt, bluegrass, ragtime and the blues to Sousa marches. Now a seasoned performer in his forties with thousands of performances worldwide to his credit. In 2018, Richard performed in five continents... North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia including performances with and alongside Tommy Emmanuel, Eric Clapton, Albert Lee, Dave Peacock, Martin Taylor, Brent Mason, Gary Brooker, Stuart Duncan, Bryan Sutton, Joe Brown, Ralph McTell and many others.

Career Achievements

1999 AFG Golden Thumbpick Award

2001 National Finger­style Guitar Champion

2008 Thumbpicker of the Year

2009 National Thumbpickers Hall of Fame Induction

Played with Chet Atkins, Les Paul, Nato Lima, Boots Randolph, Tommy Emmanuel, John Jor­genson, Marcel Dadi, Tommy Tedesco, Joe Pass, Biréli Lagrène, Mark O'Connor, Sam Bush, Stuart Duncan, Martin Taylor, Jorge Morel, Earl Klugh, Suzy Bogguss, Victor Wooten, John Cowan and countless more.

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