Bop Shop Records is pleased to host KINLOCK NELSON’s CD & VINYL release party
Saturday, April 6th 8pm
Bop Shop Records 1460 Monroe Ave. Rochester NY
$10 admission (all $ go the the artist)
His new record and CD will be available to purchase too.
yed with such notables as Tom Paxton, Buddy Guy, Wayne Hancock and long-time influence Danny Gatton. For years a mainstay of the Rochester NY music scene Nelson’s acoustic guitar show blends jazz, folk, classical, and Americana, with original compositions and improvisations in programs that and might include references to Miles Davis, Flatt and Scruggs, Franz Schubert, John Fahey, Leo Kotke, The Ventures, the “Folk Scare,” the “British Invasion,” and the occasional TV-theme-stump-the-audience medley.
Performances credits include: Montreal Jazz Festival; Time/Warner Jazz Festival; Owen Sound Summer Folk Festival; Little Mountain Folk Festival; Fretted Instrument Guild of America; The NAAM Shows in Nashville & Los Angeles; and the Newport, Montreal, Healdsburg and Woodstock Luthier Invitational Guitar Festivals, where Nelson has been in demand as a player for many of the nation’s top guitar builders.
Nelson studied classical guitar with Stanley Watson in Rochester NY, jazz guitar with Gene Bertoncini at Eastman School of Music and music theory at the University of Rochester.
Teaching credits include workshops at the University of Rochester (NY), S.U.N.Y. at Oswego; residencies at Maryland Summer Center For The Arts, technique and theory workshops at music and guitar festivals; and twenty five years teaching guitar at The Hochstein Music School in Rochester, NY.