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Duck Baker at Bop Shop Records

Posted by Tom Kohn on January 29, 2018


Bop Shop Records
1460 Monroe Ave
Rochester, NY


Thu, May 17, 2018
8:00 pm

At Door



Duck Baker


Duck Baker is one of the most highly regarded fingerstyle guitarists of his generation. His repertoire ranges from traditional Irish music through old-time mountain music and bluegrass to blues, gospel, and ragtime to swing and modern jazz, to free improvisation, and while he is best known in the guitar world, he has made a reputation in several other camps, including the Celtic music world and the avant-garde scene. He explains this eclecticism by pointing out that folk musicians have always been more eclectic than folklorists want to admit, and noting that his approach to American music is similar to that of a classical musician to that tradition...

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