June 9 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Starting at the very beginning, his dad’s interest in The Grand Ole Opry and his mom’s fondness for American Bandstand immersed Dan Schwartz in a wide variety of great music. This influence resonates in the range of music he composes, records and performs today in his solo work and with his group: The Neighborhood Trio. Dan has written and released 10 CDs and has been featured on several internationally released acoustic guitar compilations including Narada Records Masters of Acoustic Guitar. His recordings have earned him a nomination for guitarists of the year (Minnesota Music Academy) and local Folk/roots album of the year (Mpls. St Paul Magazine). Dan latest EP, High Plains Gospel was released July 2018. The recording is a collection of finger-style guitar tunes played on harp guitar and acoustic lap steel.