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  • Mark Nomad
    Sunday, March 1, 2020
    Guitar Master Series Concerts supported by the Edward C. and Ann T. Roberts Foundation

  • 2:00 PM
    Windsor Art Center
    40 Mechanic Street
    Windsor, CT 06095
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  • " From his thick slide tone to his rough-and-ready solos and rollicking acoustic fingerpicking, Nomad is a versatile blues guitarist who shows that the genre is far from being worn out. Strong originals match the intensity of well chosen covers"

    — Guitar Player
  • " Near effortless technique go hand-in-hand with an instinctive feel for the blues in putting over originals and songs from Blind Willie Johnson and Elmore James. "

    — Boston Phoenix
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    MARK NOMAD’S music has been heard on radio stations all over the world and has been used in commercials and in film. Nomad’s blues have been tempered by years of living and experience; expressed by the plaintive cry of a bottleneck on acoustic guitar or the driving funk of his electric band.

    The Nomad moniker was born in Chicago when he sat in with the Jimmy Johnson Band at B.L.U.E.S. on Halsted Street. Nomad began playing the blues in the 1960’s and by the 70’s, was sharing the concert stage with many of the biggest names in show business. He was co- founder of the original Little Village. Their debut album is considered a collector’s item and the band was legendary in the Northeast. Nomad penned a jingle for the Subway fast food chain in their early days. Another composition was used as the theme for WBAB, a major New York radio station, for 10 years. Nomad has performed at venues such as the Bottom Line, House of Blues, Bushnell Memorial, Toad’s Place, China Club, Iron Horse, Palace Theater, New Haven Coluseum and scores of colleges and blues festivals.

    Mark Nomad with Spajazzy
    with Spajazzy in Italy

    Nomad has been acclaimed as a master slide guitarist, a singer-songwriter and a bandleader. Whether performing solo or with his band, Nomad passionately takes the listener on a journey from where the blues have been, to where they’re going.


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  • Tickets

  • Purchase tickets below to see Mark Nomad in concert on Sunday, March 1, 2020.

  • Student: $10.00

  • CGS Member: $15.00

  • Non-Member: $20.00

  • Note: All tickets will be held at the door under your name. They will not be mailed.

  • Windsor Winter Series

  • Save money and purchase tickets to the following three (3) concerts (Doug Maher Duo, Eric Elias and Mark Nomad):

  • Student: $20.00

  • CGS Member: $40.00

  • Non-Member: $45.00

  • Note: All tickets will be held at the door under your name. They will not be mailed.