Beppe Gambetta is one of the guitar players from Europe who does regularly play at the important events in the USA. He plays together with all the important musicians like Dan Crary or David Grisman.
In his hometown Genova in Italy Beppe Gambetta has organized an Acoustic Night for the last 9 years – Acoustic Night No. 10 will take place this year.
Some videos of the previous Acoustic Nights can be found in Beppe Gambettas youtube channel. This is one example – a version of Old Joe Clark:
Banjo Clark (Old Joe Clark) – 7th Acoustic Night
BEPPE GAMBETTA OFFICIAL CHANNEL:
Beppe Gambetta Acoustic Night 7 in Genova, Italy (with Darrell Scott, lead vocal and Brad Davis)
The following video shows Beppe Gambetta with his excellent sounding guitar by Robert Taylor, singing and animating the audience to sing along:
BEPPE GAMBETTA AT AMERICANA UNPLUGGED 10/4/07 “Margaritin”
BEPPE GAMBETTA AT AMERICANA UNPLUGGED OCT 4, 2007 PERFORMING “Margaritin” AT THE LA VILLE INN, DAVIS, OK. MUSIC BY BEPPE GAMBETTA. VIDEO BY LARRY LYON . ….. BEPPE GAMBETTA IS PLAYING HIS HAND-MADE CUSTOM ROBERT TAYLOR GUITAR COMPLETELY UNPLUGGED AND UN-AMPLIFIED.”
A very nice video is the presentation of Beppes latest CD Rendez-Vous. On this CD Beppe Gambetta plays together with the friends and important musicians he played with during the 20 years of his carreer.
Beppe Gambetta New CD trailer: RENDEZ-VOUS
I have collected a nice mixture of more videos in my playlist. On some of the videos the excellent playing technique of Beppe can be observed. Beppe plays together with Ricardo Tesi on the accordion, gives an interview, tries out his new guitar with the Dixie Breakdown, plays the Slade Stomp, plays a duo with Dan Crary, Beppa sings and plays at the 30th anniversary concert of the Italian Bluegrass band Red Wine, and much more – enjoy Beppe Gambetta and his flatpicking guitar!
Playlist Beppe Gambetta
Official youtube channel Beppe Gambetta: http://www.youtube.com/user/crosspicker
This week Dan Miller shares an interview with Beppe Gambetta. Check out the links and a more at the Show Notes page!
Robert Taylor Guitars: http://www.rtaylorguitars.com/
The American Album – Beppe Gambetta (Amazon partnerlink):