An Evening of Songs & Stories with John Oates featuring Guthrie Trapp
“It’s been way too long since I’ve played the historic Wheeler Opera House… a theater that I consider to be one of the finest acoustic venues in the world and one that feels as comfortable as my living room,” commented Oates. “I’m really looking forward to performing alongside Nashville super guitarist Guthrie Trapp…and bringing the stories behind the songs back to Aspen.”
Guthrie Trapp is one of Nashville’s preeminent guitar talents who is brilliant mix of musical influences, exploring country, blues, Latin, reggae, jazz, rock and experimental music. Trapp is a versatile musician who crosses many genres with ease, taste and authenticity. For several years he worked with revered country artist Patty Loveless, appearing on two studio albums with her including the Grammy-winning “Mountain Soul 2.” Onstage or in the studio, Trapp has supported the world’s most talented and best-selling artists including Garth Brooks, John Oates, Trisha Yearwood, Vince Gill, Travis Tritt, Dolly Parton, Tim O’Brien, Delbert McClinton, Randy Travis, George Jones, Alison Krauss, Sam Bush, Tony Rice, Earl Scruggs, Lyle Lovett, Rosanne Cash, “Cowboy” Jack Clement and many others.