Guitar Hour

KPBX: Thursday 11am-12pm

Classical guitarist Leon Atkinson joins Verne Windham in the KPBX studio for an hour of live and recorded music.

The Guitar Hour: Leon remembers Gunther Schuller

Jun 25, 2015
Leon Atkinson

On his June 25 program, Leon Atkinson shares memories of working with Gunther Schuller, who passed away over the past weekend.

Classical guitar students under the direction of John Paul Shields, from Spokane Falls Community College performed as a quartet this morning in the KPBX studio. Guitar Hour host, Leon Atkinson spoke with each about their influences and inspiration.  



  Trevor Bradly, Austin Hagel, Jacob Lee and Grant Rees with Leon Atkinson performing classical guitar in conjunction with Musicfest Northwest 2015.

  Leon sat down today with guest Laurence Juber whose new album was recently released.  Find more at his website.

With Christmas one week away, Leon Atkinson invites the Sandpoint High School Choir and the Powell Brothers back to the studio for the annual Guitar Christmas Party.