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Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Shaun Hopper

Wednesday, March 18
7:30PM - 8:10PM


Listen to War Paint


Acoustic "fingerstyle" guitar wizard Shaun Hopper was born and raised in Adel, Georgia and began playing guitar at age 12. At first glance an unassuming presence, a true southern gentleman whose humility stands in stark contrast to the prodigious talents he unveils on stage. An unparalleled master of the fret-board. Merging complex melodies, harmonies and bass lines along with a one-of-a-kind mix of percussive elements, he captivates everyone within earshot. Whether his listeners are guitar enthusiasts or not matters little, within a few seconds they soon realize that they are listening to a true virtuoso. Yet, it is his traditional and schooled "approach" to music which keeps him unquestionably steeped in, and inspired by, the greats. Influences include guitar legends; Chet Atkins, Andres Segovia and Tommy Emmanuel just to name a few. The final result is a signature style which crosses over the full range of musical genres...

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