Solo Folk Guitarist. Perfect for weddings and for small home parties. Very professional.
Price Range: $250/hour
Gig Length: 30 - 90 minutes
What to Expect
I sing, play the guitar, harmonica, bass drum and foot tambourine. I am willing to learn at least 6 songs for any gig. You can always count on me to be on time and prepared.
Songwriter Derek Lee Bishop, of Pendleton Indiana, has been performing music since he was a child. The 30 year old classically trained guitarist and pianist began his musical career playing at coffee shops throughout southwest Missouri. His music can typically be described as confessions put to song, with stirring lyrics and calming melodies which touch on spirituality, hope, forgiveness, fatherhood and love. Bishop's unique finger style approach to guitar playing and hushed, restrained vocals give him a sound all his own, while simultaneously recalling artists such as Iron and Wine & William Fitzsimmons.
Additional Booking Notes
I can bring my own small sound system but I will need a 110 power outlet and extension chords.
A contract will need to be filled out by all parties involved to ensure professionalism in all that we do.
Past Booked Events
|May 20, 2016||Wedding Engagement|
I have quite a few of my own songs and many cover tunes. I am willing to learn any particular songs you would like played. But at least a weeks notice is required.
|Derek Lee Bishop||Singer/songwriter|
Influences & Inspiration
Iron & Wine, William Fitzsimmons, Mumford & Sons
extension chords to outlet
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