Eden Mills Music at the Hall hosts Gareth Pearson

EDEN MILLS – Guitarist Gareth Pearson is coming to the Eden Mills Community Hall on Jan. 24 at 8pm.

A guitar enthusiast’s guitarist – Pearson is referred to as “The Welsh Tornado.”

Pearson has a distinctive style that can be heard through his creative and innovative arrangements which cover a wide spectrum of genres, including country/folk/classical/pop/rock/jazz/swing and bluegrass music, along with his own beautiful and often intricate original compositions, officials say.

Drawing his playing style initially from influences such as Chet Atkins, Merle Travis, Jerry Reed and Tommy Emmanuel, he has developed a style that is both inspiring and entertaining

Proceeds from the concert support the upkeep of the “carbon neutral” heritage Eden Mills Community Hall.

Doors will open at 7:30pm for the Jan. 24 8pm concert.

Tickets are $20 for an adult, $40 for a family and $10 for a student.

Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance at  edenmills.ca/music using PayPal.

For more information, visit edenmills.ca/music or contact Charlotte at 519-605-0107 or creinhold@hotmail.com.