Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - September 15, 1999

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Andrew York, classical guitarist

WHAT: Andrew York, classical guitarist

WHEN: September 26, 1999, at 3 p.m

WHERE: The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier College
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

COST: $25 center orchestra, balcony and mezzanine; $15 side balcony and mezzanine

ADD: Performing most of his own compositions for the guitar, Andrew York draws on a variety of influences—including jazz, folk, reggae, ethnic world music and Renaissance as well as Medieval influences—to produce a unique classical sound. He has toured and delighted audiences throughout the Unites States, and at various locations in Europe and Japan.

As a member of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, who record on the Sony label, and the winner the "Best Classical Album" in the 1994 Guitar Player reader's poll, York's music and concert will please even the most discriminating listener.

INFORMATION: (562) 907-4203

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