I play guitar and sing a large variety of music from classic rock to folk to hip hop. I take requests and also play my own music which is a blend of Jason Mraz and Jack Johnson. I have enough music to fill 5 hours.
Kurt was a wonderful addition to our party. He pared great songs with a great performance. Very professional. Will hire him again for our next party.
Very pleased with Kurt's performance at a special event.
We booked Kurt to play a 3 day event for the The Brass Tap - Craft Beer &
Wine bar at the West Coast Franchise Expo on Oct 12-14 2012. We had done this blindly and didn't have any expectations of his performance.
We were very pleasently suprised by his perfromance, so much that we insisted on having him return on Sunday which was up in the air to see is we wanted a performer for the day.
We received exceptional feed back from numerous of the attendees and also exhibitors on how talented he was. He far exceeded our expectations and would definitely recommend him for our future events and for anyone who wishes to book his time.
Great, Great, Great.
Kurt was a big part of setting a great mood amongst all my guests. He definitely accommodated well with sound, equipment and his easy go personality. He was able to pull together a "special request" song without any hesitation and sang it beautifully! There was tears in my guests eyes that only a true musician can bring out. My only fault and regret is that I was not able to record more of his songs for memory. If my next event calls for entertainment I would absolutely ask him back. Thanks so much Kurt for a great performance, I appreciate you beating through the heat and very difficult parking situation!
If you’re looking for a talented, professional and dynamic guitarist that’s super easy to work with, look no further than Kurt Hunter. As a seasoned event planner, I know firsthand what can happen if your entertainment isn’t up to par. Luckily, from the moment we hired Kurt to entertain our high-end clients, our team never had cause to be concerned. Kurt was attentive, prompt, flexible and very well received. We even purchased a big batch of his CDs to give away as parting gifts and our attendees are still raving about him. Truly, if you haven’t worked with Kurt yet, you’re missing out!
I was very pleased with the entertainment. Kurt is a very talented acoustic guitarist/ singer. The overall performance was outstanding and will suggest to add your duets as part of your service. As soon as I posted what I was looking for Kurt immediately responded back and was able to add my event on a short notice. The live sound and equipment was very clear and crisp similar to how a satellite radio sounds but better. He was prompt and professional. There was a large variety of songs to pick from and played every song requested as well. The only downside was he couldn't play longer due to another gig on his schedule. Great work Kurt and Britney and thank you so much.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
Exactly what you ask for! If it's a fun party sing-along atmosphere you want, then you got it! I play everything from classic Tom Petty, to 90's hip hop to LMFAO!
If you're looking for soft background music, then I've got a big repertoire of James Taylor, Jack Johnson, Don McClain and so much more!
Requests! I have booklets that let your guests choose what song they'd like to hear next! I'm a human jukebox!
Originally hailing from the New Orleans area, Kurt Hunter now resides in Southern California. Kurt has played music in over 35 states, and 5 countries. His songs have been featured in airplanes, movie theaters, and national television. His most known appearance to date is an Esurance commercial where he got "animated" by the team at Esurance. Kurt has released two full length albums and countless singles and covers. His music has also appeared on MTV's Teen Mom, Auction Kings, Delta Airlines, and Fox promotions. He describes his sound as a blend of Jason Mraz and James Taylor. Kurt is known for his upbeat and quirky personality and dynamic shows. His songs are instantly singable, and will quickly make their way into your daily playlists.
Additional Booking Notes
I have a small compact Bose L1 system for audio. It's the Bose "stick", so it's low profile, and sounds amazing!
Past Booked Events
|January 24, 2015||Birthday Party|
|April 19, 2014||Birthday Party|
|February 28, 2014||Wedding Cocktail Hour|
|December 13, 2013||Corporate Event|
|May 18, 2013||Grand Opening|
|March 09, 2013||Grand Opening|
I have over 450 songs in my song list and it grows every day. I can email you an excel list with everything I play!
Influences & Inspiration
Jason Mraz, James Taylor, John Mayer, Jack Johnson, Micheal Jackson, etc..
Power within 10 feet of performance space.
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