David Lindley, a master of string instruments, will perform at the Polsky Theater in the Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College on April 4, a Saturday. Tickets are available here online or by calling the box office at 913-469-4445. Price: $32.
Lindley has been the leader of his own band, El Rayo-X, and a successful solo performer. He fuses traditional American roots music with world music, playing an array of string instruments, including several from other cultures, like the cittern, charango, bouzouki, cümbüş bağlama and oud.
He is also well-known for his session and backup work with other artists. Among them: Jackson Browne, Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Warren Zevon, Curtis Mayfield and Rod Stewart.