Guitar Genius Book Launch with author Kim Tomsic

Join author Kim Tomsic at Discovery World on Saturday, May 4th as she shares her new book “Guitar Genius: How Les Paul Engineered the Solid-Body Electric Guitar and Rocked the World!

The book, a Junior Library Selection, shares how Les Paul created the world’s first solid-body electric guitar, countless other inventions that changed modern music, and had one epic performing career. Tomsic explains Les Paul’s complex technical achievements, focusing on just a few that make sense for her audience. Her author’s note goes into more depth.

The presentation is free and geared toward students ages 6 -11 and their families and everyone interested in learning more about Les Paul. General admission does apply if visiting entire museum.

Saturday, May 4th
11am - 12pm
Enjoyed by All Ages
Todd Wehr Theater