Guitarist Ken Rothacker has played for hundreds of weddings, corporate events, and special occasions. Audiences love Ken's unique solo guitar arrangements of pop, jazz, Beatles, Brazilian, and original tunes. Ken is also able to play his well-crafted arrangements of familiar classics by composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, and Pachelbel.
Ken has thrilled the crowd at Wrigley Field with his version of the Star Spangled Banner, played on solo acoustic guitar.
Having had decades of performing experience, Ken knows how to provide wonderful music for you.
Price Range: $300 - $1500
Ken Rothacker studied classical guitar at the University of Illinois, and has gone on to have a busy and varied performing career in the upper Midwest. In addition to performing on solo guitar, Ken frequently plays in duo with either violin or reeds (clarinet/flute). In addition to the standard classics, Ken's repertoire contains hundreds of pop, jazz, Beatles, movie, and Broadway tunes. As a classical guitar student at U of I in the 1980's, Ken would have never guessed that he would have crowds singing along with his version of Neil Diamond's "Sweet Caroline"!
Past Booked Events
|June 11, 2017 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm||Wedding Ceremony|
West Chicago, IL
Recent review: I've worked with Kevin for a number of events during the last 2.5 years. He was really easy work…
Recent review: We loved Jim's performance at Fountain Park Chautauqua! His skill with the guitar was amazing.
Recent review: Diego was terrific - he arrived ahead of time, with plenty of time to set up, and was very pleasant…
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