Music on the Esplanade

Richard Gilewitz & Tim May

Bach, Beatles, Blues & Bluegrass

Wednesday, August 16
6 – 7:30 p.m.

Internationally acclaimed guitarist Richard Gilewitz and Grammy nominated multi-instrumentalist Tim May come together as a duo with tunes spanning bluegrass and the blues, the classical favorites as well as a bit of folk, pop, and somewhere in between.

Richard Gilewitz: known as a fingerstyle wizard and raconteur, Richard creates lively journeys topped with laughter and sparkles of mood mastery and wonderment with his use of banjo style picking patterns, classical arpeggios, tapping and harmonics. This tireless performer traveled to Australia three times in 2018, in addition to New Zealand, Tasmania, Germany, and Austria. He continues to challenge himself as a solo player and as a result of this effort has released a new 8-song recording with Tim May titled “Sharky


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