Doyle Dykes (at left) on stage with fellow fingerstyle guitar wizard Tommy Emmanuel. Dykes performs in Aldergrove in a free show Dec. 23.

Guitarist Doyle Dykes performs in Aldergrove

Renowned fingerstyle guitarist Doyle Dykes performs free show at Aldergrove's Loft Country on Dec. 23

Renowned fingerstyle guitarist Doyle Dykes performs a free show at Aldergrove’s Loft Country on Dec. 23.

The Christmas concert for families features Dykes performing an amazing solo showcase of his guitar fingerstyle picking, which was inspired by the famous Merle Travis and Chet Atkins styles.

Dykes, of Florida, has appeared on stage with greats such as Les Paul, Chet Atkins, Duane Eddy, Peter Frampton, John Fogerty, Vince Gill and many others.

The concert begins at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 23 at Loft Country’s hall, 2640 – 248 Street.

Admission is free although donations to the Loft Country Children’s Camp are welcome and encouraged.

For information see www.loftcountry.com or call 604-607-1387.