On the seventh evening of the festival, jazz and rock guitar virtuoso Alo Di Meola will play on the audience’s heartstrings. Every person, voice, or instrument has its limits, but once in the right hands, the guitar can surprise even those who have seen it all. Virtuosity, talent, and mastery from amazing lyrics to reflections of Latin American music, jazz, rock, and classics.
Perfect mastery, where the speed of playing does not leave room to take a breath, together with a deep sense of different styles of music – these are the distinctive features of the performances of guitar genius A. Di Meola. Melodic and refreshing guitar harmonies, various original compositions and music genres will not leave you indifferent.
Alas di Meola, of Italian origin, is the winner of the prestigious “Grammy” and many other significant awards. The performer continually gains the praise of critics for his technique of playing electric and acoustic guitars. The guitar virtuoso has also won the title of the best jazz guitarist in the magazine “Guitar Player” and other awards for performing on an acoustic guitar five times. In 2015 he was honored with a special Miles Davis Prize for Merit in Jazz Music. The guitar professional has more than 20 solo albums in his discography, has given many world tours, performed in major cities’ most important concert halls, and with the world’s most prominent performers such as Luciano Pavarotti, Stevie Wonder, and others.