Classical Guitarist available for Weddings, Corporate Parties Dinners and Memorial services. Studdied at New England Conservatory in Boston. Played a concert for the Boston Classical Guitar S ociety. I have been playing for fourty five years and my reportoire is from Bach to ragtime to standards.I am sort of coming out of retirement after taking time off to build my log home
Alan showed up well beforehand to set up and make sure everything was in line. He kept open communication prior to the wedding to accommodate the wishes of the bride and groom. He played with joy and talent and spirit. He was very kind and gracious. We loved the elemen and atmosphere he added to the wedding day.
Response from Alan Lee Wilson:
Thanks Julie for your great review It was my pleasure to play for you and,your,sister and Dustin!
Alan was on time, played as discussed, professional, friendly and no issues at all. Thank you!
Response from Alan Lee Wilson:
Thank you Becky for your great review. It was,and honor play for your mother's memorial service and meeting you and your family. Alan
Alan was great, he arrived on time, set up easily even with a tight space and guests already arriving, and played beautifully. I'd hire him again!
Alan was punctual, polite, very helpful, had everything ready, chose the right music. A great musician and performer.
Alan was there to practice at the rehearsal and was early setting up for the wedding - he played songs for the guests while being seated. He never skipped a beat, he was well tuned and transitioned very well. I would hire Alan for any occasion just knowing his wide range of songs. Thanks Alan
Alan did a great job and met our expectations. We planned a classy dinner reception and his music really made the evening complete. He is very talented. Our guests really enjoyed him too! We have also listened to him play at a restaurant ...excellent! He is now my daughter's guitar teacher and doing a great job teaching.
Price Range: $200-$1000
What to Expect
Beautiful Guitar Music no frills just beatiful music!
Born in Superior, Wisconsin 1952 After anearley interest in electric guitar and playing in high school rock bands Alan decided to stuy Classical guitar.His first teacher was James Bleskan in Superior a self taught classical and fingerpicking guitarist in the style of Chet Atkin (link hidden)an studdied with Jim from age 15 until age seventeen when Mr.Bleskan told A lan he couldn't teach him anymore and he should seek out a teacher to take him to the next level. Alan went on to study with Jeffrey Van (whose students Included Sharon Isbin)and later with Charle Pederson. Alan then went on to study with Robert Paul Sullivan at New England Conservatory in Boston. Alan also studdied with Bill Viola (Whose students incuded Elliott Fiske) in Philadelphia and also Joe Mays in Philadelphia. Alan makes his home in Faette Maine. He is divorced andhas one grown son, Andres Wilson who is an excellant guitarist in hi s own right. Alan was a regular featre for hree years at The Weathervane Resturant in readfield Maine as well as Lauria's o The river in Augusta Maine. Alan has been a featured rectalist with the Boston Classical Guitar Society and plays many weddings i the New England area.
Past Booked Events
|June 10, 2018 • 12:00pm - 2:00pm||Wedding Reception|
|October 20, 2017 • 2:00pm - 2:45pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|August 20, 2016 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm||Birthday (Adult)|
|July 26, 2016 • 4:00pm - 6:00pm||Cocktail Party|
|July 07, 2014||Wedding Ceremony|
Influences & Inspiration
Julian Bream, John Williams , Andres Segovia, Chritopher Parkening, Django Reinhart, Chet Atkins,Buddy Guy, Jimi Hendrix, Wes Montgomery, Scott Jopin, Carlos Barbosa Lima
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