LIVERMORE -- A group of four world-renowned acoustic guitarists will visit the Bankhead Theater on Jan. 23 for International Guitar Night, an annual event combining classical, folk, jazz, and contemporary styles.

Classical guitarist Brian Gore, who founded International Guitar Night in Berkeley more than 15 years ago, brings Scottish solo jazz guitarist Martin Taylor, French-Malagasy guitarist Solorazaf from Madagascar, and classical guitarist Celso Machado of Brazil, to this year's event.

The concert, presented by the Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center, begins at 7:30 p.m with performances by each guitarist, followed by a finale featuring all four players together.

The Bankhead Theater is at 2400 1st St. For details, call 925-373-6800 or visit www.bankheadtheater.org.

Contact Jeremy Thomas at 925-847-2184 or follow him at twitter.com/jet_bang