Kishor Gurung

Folkestone Gurkha Memorial Fund | Special Concert by Kishor Gurung

In aid of the Folkestone Gurkha Memorial Fund, on 24th September 2010, the Tower Theatre, Folkestone will host the first UK solo performance by International Nepalese classical guitarist Kishor Gurung.

Reviews of Kishor Gurung has won international awards and plaudits for his music and has toured Europe and Asia since 1996. Some reviews include:

  • "Kishor Gurung mastered the colourful tones ... magically and impeccably." Buersche Zeitung, Germany.
  • "Guitarist with a magic touch." The Nation, Thailand.
  • "...presented the choicest tunes of masters of the classical guitar of the last three centuries ... charmed the discerning listeners." The Telegraph, India.

The concert is sponsored by The Rotary Club of Folkestone, and is to raise funds towards the erection of a permanent memorial in Folkestone for those Gurkhas that have fallen for and in the name of our country.

There are a limited number of tickets available for this special concert at just £20 each. You can book tickets via the Tower Theatre Box Office on 01303 223925 or online at

If you cannot attend but wish to support the Gurkha Memorial Fund (Registered Charity Number: 1137393) with a donation, you can make a donation online or by cheque (payable to "Folkestone Gurkha Memorial Fund") sent to: The Gurkha Memorial Fund, c/o The Puffins, Peene, Folkestone, Kent CT18 8BG

Programme details:

  • Performance: Friday September 24th 2010
  • Programme commences at 6.30pm
  • Venue: The Tower Theatre, North Road, Shorncliffe, Folkestone, Kent CT20 3HL
  • Limited tickets available: £20