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Live Music on the Weekends!
While Mrs. Payne’s professionally plays a wide variety of music, her background is in classical music, gospel and light jazz. She received her formal training in Music Performance and Education from the Lower Columbia College as well as from University of Washington where she received numerous awards for her outstanding performances. In the late 1980s Yvonne Payne was announced "Woman of the Year" by Beta Sigma Phi.
Guitarist Mark Hamre has recorded 20 Etudes by Fernando Sor and 8 Etudes by Dionisio Aguado. They are performed on the acoustic steel string guitar. Sor and Aguado were early 19th century guitarist-composers from Madrid, Spain. "Flawless performances, elegant musicianship.... Definitely worth a listen" ; Flamenco Connection.