Twelve Strings is a classical and jazz guitar duo that plays a variety of music that ranges from the Renaissance all the way to modern jazz. Specializing in weddings, receptions, corporate events and private parties, Twelve Strings provides music that fills the room but is unobtrusive as the same time. Professional and versatile, Twelve Strings is the perfect choice for any event.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 45 - 180 minutes
What to Expect
When hiring Twelve Strings clients can expect a group that is extremely professional and flexible. Within twenty-five minutes of arrival, Twelve Strings can be set up and ready to provide music that is loud enough to fill the natural rises and lulls in conversation but never so loud as to overpower the interactions between people at the event.
Founded in the spring of 2015 by Chris Argenziano and Eric Martens, Twelve Strings specializes in playing music that ranges from the repertoire of the Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, and Romantic eras to contemporary jazz standards. Argenziano and Martens first began performing together during the course of their graduate studies at North Dakota State University. Originally a classical guitar ensemble, the duo expanded their focus to include jazz music, original compositions, and arrangements of popular tunes . Versatile and professional, Twelve Strings is the ideal ensemble for any event that requires a wide variety of music.
Additional Booking Notes
Twelve Strings does provide their own sound equipment. All that is required is a 110v outlet within ten feet of the performance area and two chairs with no arms. A covered performance area is required for outdoor events.
Influences & Inspiration
John Williams, Julian Bream, Wes Montgomery, John Scofield, Jim Hall, George Benson, Joe Beck, Jimmy Bruno.
110v outlet, two chairs with no arms.
Covered performance areas are required for outdoor events.