The Funhouse at Mr Smalls Presents:
Not Sold Separately w/ Danny Rectenwald
400 Lincoln Ave
Millvale, PA, 15209
Doors 7:00 PM / Show 8:00 PM (event ends at 11:00 PM)
Not Sold Separately
Acoustic side project from Dave and Duane Keogh of The Town Pants - mixing up uniquely-styled covers with original songs you know and love.
Danny Rectenwald holds a Master of Music degree in Classical guitar performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music and a Bachelors from Duquesne University. Danny has won numerous awards for his musicianship, most recently at East Carolina University's Guitar Competition and in the Music Academy of North Carolina International Guitar Competition.
Danny began playing guitar at age 12 and embarked upon his classical training at age 13 under the mentorship of Venezuelan classical guitarist Daniél Marchan. More recently, Danny has had opportunity to study with some of the great Classical Guitar pedagogues of our generation. This includes sessions with Aaron Shearer, Denis Azabagic, and Jason Vieaux.
In addition to distinguishing himself as a student, Danny earned local acclaim for his music while residing in Pittsburgh. He was featured on WQED FM Pittsburgh in an interview by Ted Sohier where performed live a solo arrangement of Piazzola’s Chiquilin de Bachin for Pittsburgh's radio audience. In April 2005, Danny worked personally with guitarist Sharon Isbin during her performance with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Danny performs regularly as a solo classical guitarist playing music spanning from Baroque to Modern, including pieces he has personally composed.
Dave and Duane Keogh of The Town Pants party with Danny Rectenwald of The Bastard Bearded Irishmen, and you are invited!