Styles Classical / Spanish • Pop Instrumental
Counties Borders • Central • Dumfries and Galloway • Fife • Lothian • Strathcylde
This professional guitarist is available for Wedding Ceremonies, Champagne Reception, Reception Meal, Corporate Functions and Dinner Dances. Providing featured or relaxed background music to create the perfect ambience for your special occasion.
Located in South Lanarkshire, he is ideally situated to perform in venues throughout Central Scotland.
He performs a very diverse selection of music including Classical Guitar Works, Jazz Standards, Celtic Music, Popular Music through to Traditional Scottish Ballads personally arranged for guitar. He plays many popular tunes including those of The Beatles, Sting , Norah Jones, Bette Midler, Michael Buble, Stevie Wonder and Barry Manilow to name but a few.
He provides a professional, personalised music service for all occasions. He is always willing to spend time discussing your exact requirements prior to the event. He uses the finest quality instruments and amplification at all times to create the perfect tone and volume without being intrusive, all designed to maximise your guests enjoyment.
He also provides music in a Duo setting with a second Guitarist, Accordianist or Violinist to suit individual taste as required.
'This has some awesome chord changes on it, it sounds like JS Bach meets Nelson Riddle meeting Nina Simone!
This is truly creative playing, great music played impeccably, excellent....' Guitarist, Sir Martin Taylor OBE
'Many thanks for sharing your music and talent with us and our guests. We were both honoured to have you play at our wedding.'
MOSSEND ACOUSTIC ROOTS CLUB - GUITAR WORKSHOP AND FESTIVE SHUTDOWN
"Ace guitarist will be giving a guitar workshop in the Club on Monday 15th December. Anyone who saw him play at out recent Anniversary night will know what a great player he is and we'd like to take this opportunity to thank him for taking the time to pass on some tips of the trade. It's sure to be a real eye opener!"
EXCERPT FROM GROOMS SPEECH...
'My wife Donna and I would like to take the time to thank you for sharing your talent and music with us all today. Your playing created just the right atmosphere during our wedding ceremony today.'
"I am astounded with your playing. I just heard a little of The Nearness of You and it is the best I have heard (at my age, I have heard many).
I will be following your work on YT. Anyway, without question you are the best guitarist and arranger I now know."
Barrios Mangore - The Sleep of the Little Doll
Miguel Llobet - El Testament De Amelia
Anon - Spanish Etude
JS Bach Var - Horizons
Original Composition - The Day After
Carcassi - Etudes
Isaias Savio - Seroes Modinha
Baden Powell - Retrato Brasileiro
J.S.Bach - D minor study
Traditional - Loch Lomond
Traditional - Will Ye Go Lassie Go
Traditional - Blue Bells of Scotland
Traditional - Will Ye Gang To Kelvingrove
Robt. Burns - Aye Fond Kiss
Georgia on My Mind
Billy Taylor - I Wish I Knew, Barry Norman theme
Errol Garner - Misty
Duke Ellington - Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Duke Ellington - Satin Doll
Jobim - Girl from Ipanema
Miles Davis - Blue in Green
Louis Armstrong - WonderfulWorld
Norah Jones - Don't Know Why
Norah Jones - The Nearness of You
Billy Joel - Just The Way You Are
The Beatles - Here There and Everywhere
The Beatles - Something in the Way She Moves
The Beatles - Yesterday
The Beatles - Day Tripper
Carmichael - A Foggy Day