Neighbour Note Guitar Teacher & Students Perform on Aug.9, 2024

Neighbour Note guitar teacher Oscar Rangel and his students Eva and Phoebe Karkanis will be performing at the Small World Centre in Toronto on Aug.9, 2024. Here is what you can expect at the show: 

An Enchanting Musical Experience: Classical and Contemporary Fusion with Oscar Rangel and the Karkanis Sisters. 

Prepare to be captivated by an eclectic musical event that seamlessly blends classical and contemporary music with elements of magical horror and mysticism as well as the classical traditions with modern technology. We invite you to join us for an unforgettable evening featuring the virtuoso guitarist Oscar Rangel and the Karkanis Sisters, as they takes you on a mystical journey through sound and vision. 

This innovative concert offers a truly immersive experience, both auditory and visual. The program's concept emphasizes the deep tones of magical horror and fantasy, creating an intimate yet otherworldly atmosphere that will transport the audience into a realm of wonder and imagination. 

About the theme: The show’s theme is a rich tapestry of magical horror and fantasy, focusing on dark textures and colors but that can also be enjoyed by those with different proclivities. This combination creates a hauntingly beautiful ambience that resonates deeply with the audience, drawing them into the mystical world Oscar Rangel conjures through his music. 

About the repertoire: The musical selection is a carefully curated mix of historical classical masterpieces and contemporary themes from film soundtracks, anime, and video games as well as some original compositions. These eclectic influences ensure that the program is both diverse and engaging, appealing to a wide range of musical tastes and preferences. 

The visual Experience: To complement the music, the concert will feature a special visual effects and atmospheric stage design. Intimate elements, subtle lighting, and enchanting backdrops will enhance the mystical and Gothic ambience, creating a feast for the senses that is both visually and aurally spectacular. 

Main Artist: Oscar Rangel 

Oscar Rangel’s expertise and passion for music shine through in every performance. With a background in classical guitar and extensive experience in the metal genre, Oscar has mastered the art of blending different musical styles to create something truly unique. His performances are not only technically impressive but also deeply emotional, drawing audiences into the stories he weaves through his music. Oscar also teaches guitar to many eager students through Neighbour Note. 

Opening Act: Phoebe and Eva Karkanis 

The Karkanis sisters have been studying and playing guitar, piano and vocal techniques for more than a decade. The very talented duo combines their artistic gifts to create an enchanting performance through their voices and guitars. Both of them have been Oscar Rangel’s students for many years and are now ready to take the stage and show the audience how talented they are. 

Target Audience: 

This event is designed for a diverse audience. Whether you are a lover of eclectic music, a video game enthusiast, a fan of the fantasy genre, a music student, or a classical music aficionado, this concert promises to be a captivating experience. The show’s broad appeal ensures that it will resonate with audiences of all ages and backgrounds, making it a perfect outing for families, friends, and solo adventurers alike.