An Evening in the Cloister

$20 General Admission, $15 for Museum Members, $10 for Designated Drivers.

Must be 21+. Tickets are limited, and are on sale Tuesday, May 2 through Tuesday, May 30 by visiting the Museum or calling 267.502.2990. Tickets will also be sold at the door (subject to availability).

Where else in the Philadelphia area can you spend a summer evening with friends in a medieval-style cloister garden, enjoying the music of world-class guitarist Blane Bostock, delicious food and refreshing beverages? Celebrate the beginning of summer with an evening in Glencairn Museum’s cloister garden. The event will include live music, light refreshments, beer, wine, access to the collections on the first floor of the Museum and the sunset view from the tower.

Live music will be provided by Blane Bostock. Blane Bostock began his guitar studies at age 9, playing folk and rock music. At 13 he began his jazz studies, and studied with teachers from Philadelphia for seven years. One of them was Dennis Sandole, author of “Guitar Lore” and teacher of John Coltrane, George Benson, and Pat Martino and others. Bostock played for many years in a variety of settings: small groups, big bands, rock, soul, disco and country bands, as well as jazz ensembles.

In 2003 Bostock appeared with Latin legend Johnny Pacheco as a soloist in “A Night of Latin Classics,” featuring arrangements especially commissioned for the concert from artists like Reuben Gonzales (“Buena Vista Social Club”) and Bebo Valdes. Performances were held at the Allentown Symphony and the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Pennsylvania.

Blane Bostock currently lives in Bryn Athyn, PA.