Guitarist Jesse Cook to play Raleigh, Charlotte on Beyond Borders Tour
Canadian guitarist, composer and producer Jesse Cook is embarking on a wide reaching Canadian and United States tour including performances in Raleigh (September 29) and Charlotte (September 30) in anticipation of his new album “Beyond Borders.”
Jesse Cook’s pursuit of inspiration, innovation and collaboration have seen him record in multiple countries with guest artists from an array of backgrounds. Widely considered one of the most influential figures in "nuevo flamenco" music, Cook incorporates elements of rumba-flamenco, jazz, and numerous forms of world music into his compositions. He has sold more than 1.5 million records worldwide, won Juno Awards, and is a three-time winner of the Canadian Smooth Jazz award for Guitarist of the Year.
More than 20 years since his first studio recording, Cook’s latest album due out in August 2017, “Beyond Borders,” continues his global fascination. Fall tour dates will include exciting selections from his new work.