Brief: Armless guitarist to perform at Loyola
Published: Thursday, October 25, 2012
Updated: Friday, October 26, 2012 13:10
The Jesuit Center will present famed musician and speaker Tony Melendez as part of its “A Night of Hope.” Despite being born without arms, Melendez has traveled across 40 countries, inspiring his audiences through his incredible guitar playing ability. He has performed for the pope five separate times. The event is part of Loyola Week’s Centennial celebrations. Melendez will perform at Loyola on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. in Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall. Reserved tickets are $10, $5 for Loyola faculty, staff and students.