Neil Jacobs is truly a masterful and versatile performer on the 12 string guitar. With his own captivating style of playing that the St. Louis Riverfront Times describes as "mesmerizing" and the Austin Chronicle describes as "the rockin'est since early Leo Kottke", Neil covers the world vibe with music diverse as Gypsy, World, Balkan Folk, Classical and Modern Fingerstyle, while transforming his 12-string guitar into his own personal orchestra.
Neil performs Gypsy, Classical, Ambient, and World Music on the 12-String Guitar, and is suitable for a variety of performance settings where the presenter is looking for something a bit special from a solo instrumental guitarist.
Price Range: $400-2000
Gig Length: 30 - 180 minutes
What to Expect
A professional performance experience featuring instrumental 12-string guitar of music including Gypsy, Classical, World, New Age, and Ambient selections.
Neil Jacobs draws musical knowledge from an amazing array of international experiences. You can expect a versatile and accomplished performance in which the performer can adapt to a variety of musical settings, from concert to background.
Neil Jacobs has been a professional touring artist for over 30 years with a broad range of performance experiences. Internationally, Neil has had a mind-bogglingly diverse performance history. A few examples include, The Palace of Culture in Seville, Spain, surreal "Cowboy" Television programs in Germany, The White House Lawn, The World Youth Festival in Moscow, & The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Nationally, Neil has performed in over 30 states in major festivals, "Artist in the Schools" programs, clubs and concert series.
Additional Booking Notes
Neil Jacobs to many settings, and provides his own small sound system if necessary.
Past Booked Events
|September 14, 2013||Wedding Ceremony|
Wide ranging musical selections including World, Gypsy, and Classical selections, as well as some originals and covers.
|Neil Jacobs||12-String Guitar|
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