“known for his hip reimagining of (pop) songs.” – Star Tribune
Join four of Minnesota’s most accomplished guitarists as they perform their takes on great songs by The Beatles. With four unique styles, you’ll hear versions of these songs that highlight the differing touch of each player. Experience classic songs of the Fab Four in new and adventurous ways! The Beatles Reimagined features guitarists Jeff Perry, Joel Shapira, Tim Sparks and Zacc Harris, supported by Matt McIntyre (bass) and Bob Johnston (drums).
Jeff Perry has been described as “…fabulous…one of the Twin Cities’ best” by the Dakota. Over many years Perry has developed a proven repertoire that includes beloved songs from across the musical and generational spectrum. Jeff Perry performs high-quality music that connects with people from many generations and backgrounds.
Guitarist Joel Shapira is an internationally acclaimed musician residing in St. Paul / Minneapolis MN. He’s a leader and/or member of multiple top Twin Cities jazz ensembles, as well as a master of the demanding discipline of solo guitar. He performs regularly with world-class musicians and has numerous recordings to his credit.
Tim Sparks has been redefining the acoustic guitar repertoire since he won the National Fingerpicking Championship in 1993 with a ground-breaking arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite. Sparks continues to surprise, challenge, and thrill audiences with his diverse repertoire and stunning technique. Equally at home with country, blues, jazz or World music, Sparks’s extraordinary ability has earned him an international reputation as one of the most innovative guitarists working today.
Since moving to Minneapolis in 2005, Zacc Harris has gained a reputation as one of the upper Midwest’s top guitarists, being named 2017 Twin Cities Best Jazz Artist by City Pages. His 2021 album Small Wonders was named in Downbeat Magazine‘s Best Albums of the Year list, receiving a glowing four-star review from critic Bill Milkowski.
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