The acclaimed Los-Angeles-based group INCENDIO performs original “world guitar” compositions, featuring incredible guitar-playing across a variety of genres: latin, middle-eastern, and celtic grooves.  Formed in 1999, the group has 9 CD’s and 2 DVD’s available internationally, variously hitting the Billboard, CMJ, NAV, and charts.  Averaging over 150 shows a year since 2000, INCENDIO’s live performance is an explosive improvisatory journey, garnering tremendous audience response in such diverse venues as the Strawberry Music Festival in Yosemite, the Sundance Film Festival, National Gallery of Art in Washington DC, California World Festival, the national Levitt Pavilions and many more across the U.S.

Their ninth international release, the recent Christmas-themed “O Night Divine”, came out in December 2015.  Their previous release,  June 2013’s  “The Shape of Dreams”, stayed at or near the top of the Amazon flamenco and world charts for the remainder of that year.  They have reached 80 million spins on streaming radio and have over 10,000 facebook likes.  Their music can be heard on Pandora, Spotify, and other streaming outlets. Incendio is Jim Stubblefield (guitar), JP Durand (guitar, guitar synth), Liza Carbe (bass, guitar) and Tim Curle (drums).

Incendio's 2017 shows included stops at the Temecula Theater, Oxnard Performing Arts Center, Midvale UT Summer Concerts, Paso Robles Summer Concerts, the Lucca Winery in Modesto, Islands Folk Festival in British Columbia, Steilacoom WA Summer Concerts, Levitt Steelstacks in Bethlehem PA, Lake George NY Summer Concerts Reston Town Center, the National Gallery of Art on the National Mall, Catamount Arts in Vermont, Gardens of the World in Thousand Oaks, and Jazz in the Park in Milwaukee amongst others.

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 7:40pm
NAMM Marriott Stage