Jazz guitarist John Smedley and bassist Tim Clough. Submitted photo

The original and traditional jazz guitar music of John Smedley and bassist Tim Clough will welcome the Oasis of Music audience back to the newly renovated interior of Trinity Church in Lewiston with a performance beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5.

Smedley, a physics professor at Bates College, is well-versed in American jazz guitar, displaying influences from Joe Pass to Wes Montgomery to George Benson, with a vast repertoire, including the likes of John Coltrane, Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk, as well as many of his own pieces. The audience is sure to enjoy an intimate musical treat of jazz tunes and improvisations.

Admission to The Oasis of Music is free, with donations accepted. Trinity Church is located at 247 Bates St., Lewiston. For more information call 344-3106.

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