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Swedish guitarist to perform at Hope Lutheran Church

International-touring guitarist Marten Falk plays at South Lake Tahoe on Friday.

International-touring guitarist Marten Falk plays at South Lake Tahoe on Friday.

One of Sweden’s most internationally active guitarists, Marten Falk will play at Hope Lutheran Church of the Sierra in South Lake Tahoe.

The performance is at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30. The church is at 930 Julie Lane.

Falk has played in the USA, Canada, Japan, France, Belgium, Spain, Ukraine, Chile, Peru, Argentina, Sweden and Finland. He also has been played on radio in many different countries.

His three solo recordings on the dB Productions label have been met with fantastic reviews around the world. Composers from Sweden, Italy, Chile, Japan and Canada have dedicated guitar pieces to him and he has given more than 70 world premieres.

Falk teaches at Lilla Akademien and at the Salem Musikskola in Stockholm.

In addition to the standard six-string classical guitar, Falk will also play some and rarely heard repertoire for Russian eight-string guitar. The Tahoe concert will also feature a short opening act with more guest artists.