Stephen (classical guitarist)

  • from £285 in Wales Help
  • from £315 in South West
  • from £355 in West Midlands
  • from £365 in South East
  • from £385 in East Midlands
  • from £395 in London
  • from £415 in North West

An expert in Spanish guitar styles, playing classical tunes mixed with his own arrangements of jazz & pop favourites, Stephen’s a great choice for wedding ceremonies and drinks receptions.

Much in demand for his musical ability and experience, Stephen will enhance any wedding or social event. A graduate of the renowned Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, he has played many concerts and appeared at countless weddings and functions, throughout the UK and across Europe. He is an expert in Spanish guitar music, after his further studies at the Real Conservatorio de Música de Madrid.

Stephen creates performances that are both romantic and at the same time, exciting. His repertoire ranges from Spanish guitar to tasteful arrangements of pop and jazz tunes, blending in a range of musical styles from all over the world, covering everything from Baroque classics to lively Latin American dances. Expect a captivating programme of music to create a perfect atmosphere at any event.

A skilled arranger of music, Stephen is happy (with advance notice) to arrange a favourite song that is close to the hearts of the happy wedding couple, or to the host of a function or event.

The classical guitar is extremely well suited to weddings, garden parties and drinks receptions, as well as other events. Stephen’s engaging and relaxing music will welcome your guests as they arrive, set the mood with a favourite song as you walk down the aisle, and keep your guests entertained throughout the day.

The guitar is also very portable, and with the use of battery-powered amplification, Stephen can play in various locations around your venue. If the sun is shining, he can even join your guests outdoors!

Performance information

Line-up Solo guitarist
Performance duration 2 x 60 minute sets
Interval music Help Yes (included in price)
Arrival & set-up Help 60 minutes before start
Requirements Help Space of 2 x 1 metres; power supply

Booking options

Requests (if not in repertoire) Two free requests (if suitable)
Add extra 1 x 30 minute set Add £60

What people say Help

  • I'd just like to say thank you so much for playing on Thursday, it was perfect and everyone commented how good you were, & how refreshing to have a guitarist!

    Jaime, Wedding, Cardiff, October 2014
  • Thank you so much for playing at our wedding, especially at such short notice. Your music was absolutely wonderful, and we had nothing but compliments from the guests about it after the service.

    Michelle, Wedding, Bristol, July 2013
  • The music at our wedding was fantastic, it gave to our ceremony and reception a personalised, elegant and emotive touch. We and our guests loved it.

    Liliana, Wedding, Taunton, June 2013
  • Just a quick thank you for providing the entertainment at our function yesterday, it set just the right tone and our guests and clients were very appreciative.

    Daniel, Private Function, Bristol, June 2013

Repertoire Help

  • Adelita – Tarréga
  • Air (on a G string) – J.S Bach
  • All You Need is Love – Lennon/McCartney
  • Annie's Song – John Denver
  • Asturias – Albéniz
  • Birds Flew Over the Spire – Ryan
  • Blue Moon – Rodgers
  • Cadiz – Albéniz
  • Canon in D – Pachabel
  • Cavatina from the Deer Hunter – Myers
  • Choros – Villa Lobos
  • Classical Gas – Williams
  • Collection of Short Pieces – Sor
  • Danza Brasilera – Morel
  • Don’t Get Around Much Anymore – Ellington
  • Estrellita – Ponce
  • Gavota – Barrios
  • Here Comes the Sun – Lennon/McCartney
  • Here, There and Everywhere – Lennon/McCartney
  • Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring – J.S Bach
  • Julia Florida – Barrios
  • Lágrima – Tarréga
  • Los Sueños – Piazzolla
  • Mabelita – Barrios
  • Mallorca – Albéniz
  • Maxixe – Barrios
  • Mexican Folk Songs – Ponce
  • Michelle – Lennon/McCartney
  • Milonga del Angel – Piazzolla
  • Moon River – Mancini
  • Prelude in D – J.S Bach
  • Preludes – Villa Lobos
  • Romance d'amour – Anon
  • Schindler’s List Theme – Williams
  • Sensual – Piazzolla
  • Sevilla – Albéniz
  • Sonatina – Morel
  • Sound of Bells – Pernambuco
  • Sueño – Tarréga
  • The Girl with the Flaxen Hair – Debussy
  • Vals Venezolano no. 1, 2 and 3 – Lauro
  • Wedding March – Mendelssohn
  • Wedding March – Wagner
  • Plus many more

Bookings

For all bookings please contact Function Central:

For more pictures and audio demos, please visit:
http://www.functioncentral.co.uk/acts/stephen_classical_guitarist/