Meet Paolo Schianchi of Parma, Italy and his fascinating guitars. From 6 to 49 Strings is a journey through centuries and instruments - from the Classical period, to the present day, through experimental instruments, such as the unique 49 string guitar which Paolo has designed. Paolo will perform on some of the most important varieties of the guitar (classical, jazz, electric, acoustic), talking about the incredible and fascinating stories behind the music he will perform. Classical music, jazz, blues, world music and many other musical nuances, from Bach to The Beatles, all in one performance. Reception to follow.