Music for the Winter Solstice in Barrington

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Enjoy some warming music for the Winter Solstice with a performance by fingerstyle guitarist Ken Bonfield for his WinterNight concert at Barrington Public Library on Thursday, Dec. 21 at 6:30 p.m.   
Since 1998, when Bonfield released his seasonal album WinterNight, he has presented seasonal concerts of guitar instrumentals, drawn from traditional arrangements to modern compositions inspired by the Winter Solstice. These well-received concerts feature traditional British Isles, Celtic, American folk and original music performed on custom-built harp, baritone, and 6-string guitars: music perfect for the season.

WHERE: Barrington Public Library, 281 County Road, Barrington
WHEN: Thursday, Dec. 21; 6:30 p.m.
COST: Free
MORE INFO: 401/247-1920; barringtonlibrary.org

Ken Bonfield

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