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Guitar prodigy goes solo for Firehouse performance tonight

Grammy-nominated composer's concert starts at 7:30 p.m.

As part of his Julian Lage Solo Project, which explores the world of solo guitar work, the musician will present a rare solo concert at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Firehouse Arts Center.

Lage, whose roots are said to be "tangled in jazz, folk, classical and country music," is a Grammy-nominated, New York-based guitarist, composer and arranger who was the subject of the Academy Award-nominated documentary "Jules at Eight."

Lage was 8 years old when he began performing beside renowned artists like Carlos Santana. He made his first recording at age 11.

Tickets are $15-$25. Go to www.firehousearts.org, call 931-4848 or visit the center box office, 4444 Railroad Ave.

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