The Jackson County Public Library in Sylva will host a free concert by local guitarist Pete Friedman on Thursday, Aug. 9, at 7 p.m. in the Community Room.
Friedman, who lives in Whittier, is a guitarist known for his unique fingerpicking style. He is also a composer, teacher and musicians’ mentor who has for the past 11 years been accompanist at Whittier United Methodist Church. From 1966 to 1972, he played lead guitar in “The Second Foundation,” an underground band in New York City. He has also backed singer-songwriter Kath Bloom and many others.
For more information, call the Jackson County Public Library at (828)586-2016. This program is co-sponsored by the Friends of the Jackson County Public Library.