Steve Miller, Jorma Kaukonen to perform to concert celebrating retirement of Martin guitar exec Dick Boak

Jay Blakesberg; Scotty HallSteve Miller and ex-Jefferson Airplane guitarist Jorma Kaukonen are among the well-known musicians who will celebrate the lengthy career of an employee of the Martin guitar company.

Dick Boak, who has worked for the C.F. Martin guitar company for 40 years, will be saluted at a tribute concert taking place January 6 at the State Theatre in Easton, Pennsylvania. The show, dubbed Boak’s Bash, a.k.a. The Last Schmaltz, will serve as a retirement party for Dick, who currently serves as director of the renowned guitar manufacturer’s museum and archives.

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