Lord of the Strings coming

Show: Win free tickets to Matthew Fagan's "Lord of the Strings" show, coming to Naracoorte on June 3.
Show: Win free tickets to Matthew Fagan's "Lord of the Strings" show, coming to Naracoorte on June 3.

Internationally acclaimed 10-string guitarist and multi-instrumentalist sensation Matthew Fagan is coming to Naracoorte.

You can win a free double pass to the show on June 3 simply by emailing your name and return phone number to editor.naracoorte@fairfaxmedia.com.au or phoning 8762 2555.

Matthew is renowned as one of Australia’s most engaging, versatile, fluent and imaginative musicians.

His show, Lord of the Strings, has wowed fans all over the globe in over 120 countries. From standing ovations and sold out shows at the 2017 Edinburgh and Adelaide Fringe festivals, as well as touring with the original Buena Vista Social Club, Billy Connolly, Michael Crawford, Shirley Bassey and Natalie Cole.

From Bach to the Beatles, Flamenco to Blues, Electric to Classical Guitar, Celtic Harp Music on unique 10 String Guitar, 'Lord of the Strings' is the ultimate music journey packed with humour.

Show highlights include the impressive 10-String Guitar Celtic Guitar arrangements Matthew composed for touring with Billy Connolly and banjo highlights from the album 'Song for Billy' which features the Liberty banjo Billy Connolly gave to Matthew after their 53 night tour together.

Also featuring the hilarious Guitar Challenge, where Lord of the Strings performs a medley of audience guitar requests.

Around the world trip on Ukulele and Matthew’s virtuosic hit rendition of J.S Bach’s Toccata on Steel String Guitar, which featured on ABC TV.

Matthew performs a selection of instruments from his collection including a Custom Electric Guitar, unique handmade 10 String Spanish Guitar, Celtic Steel String Guitar, Godin Nylon Synth Guitar, Fretless oud Guitar, Weissenbaum Hawaiian Guitar, Ukulele and Banjo.

Matthew will perform at Naracoorte’s Kincraig Hotel at 8pm on June 3.