Stapleford Granary

Event description

Saturday 8 August | 19.00 | £12/£6 under 16

Following on from last years sell out concert, we are incredibly lucky to welcome back South Africa’s amazing guitarist Derek Gripper to Stapleford Granary. After performing two sold out performances at the Globe theatre with the legendary guitarist John Williams he has been touring the globe extensively. 

Tutors: Derek Gripper

Artist biog

Derek Gripper is one of the most exciting guitarists on the world stage. He has arranged and performed on classical guitar the compositions of legendary Mali musicians Toumani Diabate and Ali Farka Toure. Derek’s output includes original compositions, interpretations of the works

of Brazilian composer Egberto Gismonti, collaborations with classical Indian tabla, and arrangements of J.S.Bach’s solo violin works.