Joe Bonamassa Marathon

Joe Bonamassa Marathon

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 8:00pm

Pictured: Joe Bonamassa performs at the Vienna Opera House, July 3, 2012

Credit: Courtesy of J&R Adventures

WXXI-TV presents two musical performances by internationally renowned guitar superstar Joe Bonamassa on Wednesday, March 16, 2016. At 8 p.m. its  Joe Bonamassa: An Acoustic Evening at the Vienna Opera House, where Bonamassa brings a very special and exclusive acoustic presentation to the Vienna Opera House, a sublime cultural iconic venue steeped in history and heritage, and the perfect backdrop for such a dramatic and original music presentation. Supporting Bonamassa on his vintage acoustic instruments, an eclectic assortment of craftsmen of disparate World flavors, provided by top artists from around the globe.

Then at 9:30 p.m. WXXI-TV presents Joe BonamassaBeacon Theatre – Live from New York. Bonamassa’s Beacon Theatre performance, captured by the same producers and directors who filmed his performance at the Royal Albert Hall, features memorable duet performances with legendary classic rock singer Paul Rodgers (lead singer for Bad Company) and John Hiatt, recipient of Nashville’s Music Lifetime Achievement Award for songwriting. In addition to these special guest appearances, Bonamassa’s show features new songs and a guitar experience audiences will be sure to remember.

During the broadcasts, viewers will have a chance to register to win an acoustic guitar autographed by Joe Bonamassa.