Each artist is using discarded trash found in nature to make a unique and thought-provoking positive creation from a negative action.
Marimba Mu Gomo (Marimba in the Mountains) is an eight member troupe comprised of Gunnison and Crested Butte locals, playing traditional and original Zimbabwean music on wooden African Marimbas.
Travel back time to the Wild West in this year’s 32nd annual SonofaGunn. Come see what crazy characters come together to Save the Red Lady in “Molly Get Your Gunn”. Celebrate, laugh and support the Gunnison Arts Center’s annual fundraiser while being hilariously entertained.
Nestled in the high country of the Central Rockies, Lizzy Plotkin and Natalie Spears craft a fresh tapestry of sound rooted in American tradition and inspired by the soul-stirring landscapes they call home. Their live shows weave together Appalachian fiddle/banjo duets, funky blues bass lines, and soulful harmony singing. Lizzy’s exuberant fiddling is the perfect compliment to Natalie’s colorful and syncopated banjo and bass playing. As avid students of the American roots genre, dedicated songwriters, and experienced collaborators, this duo is an exciting force rising from Colorado’s vibrant acoustic music scene.
Our instructor will show students step-by-step how to make their very own, unique, tie-dye masks, t-shirts, and more that are sure to cheer anyone up when wearing them!
Len is a solo acoustic guitar performer playing music from the 60’s, and beyond, offering a blend of classic rock and country sounds,. Influenced by artists such as The Eagles, John Denver and Johnny Cash, Len reaches out to the audience and connects them with a pleasant memory or period of time.
The year is 1880 and four total strangers arrive in Gunnison County during a mining boom that added a thousand a day of their kind to the population already here. Soon these four meet and become fast friends.