One thing that was interesting was that each performance venue had different sound facilities, giving you a chance to hear some variety. Here, Mary Flower performs in an informal setup in a large hallway area, using a Fishman Soloamp.
The electric room had a lot of surprises. Here was a useful looking gizmo I hadn't seen before, a "FretLight". The led light clips on your strings to illuminate the neck on a dark stage:
And if you think everything at a guitar show like this has to be expensive, how about this cool looking bazouki? $25! I almost had them wrap it up.
The show featured a rare appearance and two very rare workshops by Phil Keaggy. Here's Phil demoing a beautiful looking (and sounding) Brunner guitar:
Time to run off to see Muriel Anderson and her All Star cast. More when I get home!