Thursday, 16 October 2014

Gordon Giltrap is coming to town

A LEGENDARY guitarist who has played alongside rock heroes including Brian May and Rick Wakeman is set to grace the stage of Uttoxeter Town Hall.
Gordon Giltrap will perform at the historic High Street building, representing quite a coup for organisers in Uttoxeter.
Giltrap is recognised as one of the music industry's finest guitarists.
He had a hit album in the 1970s, Perilous Journey, as well as two big hit singles.
Heartsong and Fear of the Dark both charted in the UK and Heartsong was nominated for an Ivor Novello award.
The track is also famed for becoming the theme to BBC travel show Holiday.
A spokesman for Giltrap said: "Over the years, Gordon has worked with an amazingly broad range of artists, from rock musicians such as Brian May, Rick Wakeman and Midge Ure to the jazz virtuoso Martin Taylor, the classical guitarist Raymond Burley and the London Symphony Orchestra.


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