#1 D/FW Classical Guitarist - Classical Guitar - Pop Music Arranged for Solo Guitar
1st Prize Winner 2017 New Orleans International Guitar Festival and Competition
1st Prize Winner 2017 Southern Guitar Festival and Competition (Columbia, SC)
1st Prize Winner 2018 Mississippi Guitar Festival
With over twenty years of experience, credentials from some of the top music schools in the US, I am the first and best choice for Weddings, Corporate Events, Cocktail Hours, Birthday Parties, Anniversaries, Restaurant events, and any occasion requiring music.
Dan is amazing and we call him each year to play at our company holiday party. From the initial contact until the last note is played, he is professional, dependable and personable. He listened to what we'd like and plays a large range of songs from classics to holiday to contemporary music. It is the perfect volume for our small room with a large group of people, and the feedback from our group is always very positive. Dan is a fabulous, talented guitarist and he is a pleasure to work with. We've used his services for three years in a row and look forward to continuing our partnership. Highly recommended!!!
Response from Dan Kyzer - Professional Guitarist:
Thanks so much for your kind words and continued support! It has been such a pleasure playing for you and your colleagues.
I hired Dan for our Showroom Grand Opening event, which was Italian themed. He showed up early for set up, dressed very professional, and communicated very professionally. His skill level and variety of music was outstanding, and I received several compliments from our party guests in regards to his music. It was the perfect touch to the evening, and just subtle enough for ambiance music in the background. We will definitely use him again for events in the future, and will pass his name along! Highly recommend.
What to Expect
Whether you are a bride seeking music for one of the most special days of your life, or you're in charge of planning for the next big event for your family or for your company, I can guarantee you will be more than satisfied with my services. From the time I submit my bid for your event, to our first phone conversations, to following up after the event, I will respond quickly and accommodate your requests effectively. Not only will you hear some great music, but you will also be treated to a wonderful customer service experience. I am in the service industry and when you book me for your next event, I am at your service!
For Concerts, Corporate Events, and other performances, please request a quote.
Wedding Ceremony Package
-Song choice consultation
-Prelude Music as your guests are seated
-Up to five songs/pieces for your ceremony (Bride’s Choice)
-Postlude Music as your guests leave the ceremony area
-Custom song arrangements
-Set up and breakdown time
-Equipment transport and depreciation
-Travel time, mileage, tolls, and any associated costs in the greater DFW area
-Event Liability Insurance up to $1M
Extra fees apply for adding a cocktail hour and/or wedding rehearsal and for weddings outside the DFW metroplex.
Dan Kyzer brings soulful emotion and unique insight to the classical guitar and its repertoire. As a soloist, Dan prides himself on giving audiences across the US an experience that is both introspective and uplifting. He has won prizes at the Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival and Mississippi Guitar Festival, and was selected as a Finalist at the Southern Guitar Festival. He has performed at such notable venues as the Kimbell Art Museum, Dallas Museum of Art, The Heard Museum, and Sundance Square, and served as an adjudicator at the Lone Star Guitar Festival, Collin College Guitar Competition, and Mountain View Guitar Festival. As a chamber musician, Dan has had the honor of collaborating with Ft. Worth Opera, UNT University Singers, Boston Metro Opera, MIT Women’s Chorus, and Orpheus Chamber Singers.
Originally from Jackson, MS, Dan moved to Texas to pursue a Doctor of Musical Arts from the UNT College of Music after attaining a Master of Music from New England Conservatory in Boston, MA. At UNT, Dan was a Doctoral Teaching Fellow and Director of the 2015-16 UNT Guitar Ensemble. He was honored to be the 2016 Honorary Initiate of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia for his volunteer work to expand and support public school guitar programs in DFW. Since 2014, Dan has been part of the music faculty at Mountain View College (DCCCD), where he teaches applied guitar, guitar class, guitar ensemble, and music appreciation. He is also the founder and director of the Mountain View College Guitar Festival, now in its third year. Dan performs on a 2014 Aaron Ringo guitar made in Weatherford, TX.
Past Booked Events
|June 09, 2018 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|June 25, 2017 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm||Wedding Engagement|
Electrical Outlet (applies to all outdoor events and some indoor events)