GRAMMY award-winning guitarist Eric Johnson will return to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall to perform his signature album “Ah Via Musicom” in its entirety. The guitar has been very good to Eric Johnson, earning him international renown as a player, composer, recording artist and live entertainer as well as an ever-growing audience of admirers. And, Johnson has been very good to the guitar, spotlighting its myriad melodic, sonic and lyrical splendors, paying homage to its’ heroes and innovators, collaborating and playing with many of its’ finest contemporary talents, and fostering its’ continuing vibrancy as a primarily instrumental genre in popular music.
“Ah Via Musicom” yielded three Top 10 singles; “Cliffs of Dover”, which has become Johnson’s signature song and won a Best Rock Instrumental Grammy, and “Trademark” and “Righteous”. It made him the first artist to ever score three Top 10 instrumentals. 28 years later, he revisits that landmark recording with a 2018 tour on which he’ll play, in its’ entirety, the album hailed as a “masterwork” in Amazon.com’s review.
Doors 7:00pm / Show 8:00pm
Visit the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall website for additional information and to purchase tickets. Tickets can also be purchased at their box office and at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre box office.