Peter Ciluzzi

Sunday - May, 06 @ 7:00pm

Guitarist Peter Ciluzzi’s music transports listeners on a journey through virtuosic, evocative compositions that tell a story without words.  His acclaimed solo instrumental work has accumulated millions of views on YouTube and more than 6 million plays on Spotify. Ciluzzi is a recording artist on Candyrat Records, which represents more than thirty musicians from ten countries and features some of the finest guitar-based music from around the world.

With what has been described as a distinctive, timeless sound that is both familiar and unexpected, his music defies easy categorization and reflects a wide range of influences including jazz, classical, rock, bluegrass, and world music.  He was a finalist in the 2007 Canadian Fingerstyle Guitar Competition and has performed with guitarists such as Antoine Dufour and Ewan Dobson.  His works released on Candyrat records include his debut album “Music Without Words”, and the 2016 follow-up album “Still Without Words”.

The broad nature of his musical interests also extends into guitar design and construction. Having studied guitar making with Charles Fox at The American School of Lutherie in Portland, Oregon, he started Ciluzzi Guitars in a small Provincetown, MA workshop in 2006. As a guitar maker, his work has been displayed at a number of exhibitions including the Montreal Guitar Show, and are used by Ciluzzi in his live performances.

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Upcoming Events

Juniper Ginger | Out of the Blue Livestream Series

Tuesday, March 2nd

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

JAZZ SESH —> ONLINE

Tuesday, March 2nd

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

George Barber | Out of the Blue Livestream Series

Thursday, March 4th

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Britt Connors | Out of the Blue Livestream Series

Friday, March 5th

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Emily Bodley | Out of the Blue Livestream Series

Monday, March 8th

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

207-774-4111

650A Congress Street, Portland ME

Hours
Mon: 5PM-11PM
Tues: 6PM-12AM
Wed: 5PM-12AM
Thurs: 5PM-12AM
Fri & Sat: 5PM-1AM
Sun: 4PM-10PM

Blue has won Portland’s Best Jazz Venue for several years in a row and dedicates every Saturday night to Jazz at Blue.

We are a DONATION BASED venue. Please show your support to the musicians by donating to the basket by the stage. Because we don’t charge a cover and 100% of your donations go to the musicians we respectfully ask that each person make a ONE PURCHASE MINIMUM of food/beverage to help support the room. All seats are first come, first served (feel free to share a table). We do not take reservations.