Few, if any, jazz artists can compare with guitarist and songwriter Pat Metheny in popularity and recognition. On August 10 he comes to Haugesund and Sildajazz. Metheny is undoubtedly one of jazz's greatest living artists. He has won 20 Grammy awards in 12 different categories. Beat it! Metheny is an artist who really loves to meet his audience, and has played an average of 120-250 concerts a year since 1974.