Idyllwild Arts is set to host musician Jeff Peterson for a live performance, it was recently announced.
Peterson, one of Hawaii’s most versatile talents, was featured on the soundtrack of George Clooney’s film “The Descendants.”
Peterson’s focus on Slack Key guitar, classical, and jazz music has allowed him to develop a unique and transcendent voice on the guitar while being deeply rooted in the traditions of his Hawaiian heritage.
He has contributed to two Grammy Award-winning recordings and has been honored with three Na Hōkū Hanohano Awards in Hawaii.
His latest solo CD” Maui on My Mind” was recognized as the Slack Key Album of the Year in 2010.
The performance is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 at Stephens Recital Hall on the campus of Idyllwild Arts, located at 52500 Temecula Road in Idyllwild.
The show is free and open to the public.
To learn more, visit idyllwildarts.org.