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Elliot Smith

Classical Guitarist based in Staffordshire

Price from £295

Elliot Smith is an award winning classical guitarist with over 10 years professional experience. His repertoire includes Classical, Spanish, Jazz and instrumental Pop/Rock covers. Perfect for any occasion requiring beautiful ambient music to set the mood.

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POPULAR WEDDING REQUESTS
Popular requests for the wedding ceremony.

A Thousand Years
Bridal Chorus/’Here Comes The Bride’ (Wagner)
Canon in D (Pachebel)
Cavatina/Theme from ‘The Deer Hunter’ (Myers)
Prelude in D (Bach)
Wedding March (Mendelssohn)

CLASSICAL
Traditional pieces for the classical guitar.

Air on the G String (Bach)
Allemande – Cello Suite No.1 (Bach)
Almain (Dowland)
Andante in E (Mozart)
Birds Flew Over The Spire (Ryan)
Canarios (Trad)
Canon (Pachebel)
Courante – Cello Suite No.1 (Bach)
Cycles in the Avenue (Lindsey-Clark)
Etudes (Carcassi)
Etudes (Sor)
Greensleves (Anon)
Gymnopedie No.1(Satie)
Havre Gosselin (Lindsey-Clark)
La Moinerie (Lindsey-Clark)
Minuet in G (Bach)
Prelude in D – Cello Suite No.1 (Bach)
Sarabande – Cello Suite No.1 (Bach)

SPANISH
Spain; the spiritual home of the classical guitar.

Asturias (Albeniz)
Bolero (Calatuyud)
Bulerias (Calatuyud)
Cancio del Illadre (Trad)
Capricho Arabe (Tarrega)
Danza Mora (Pearson)
El Testamento De Amelia (Trad)
Estudio (Tarrega)
Fandango (Lindsey-Clark)
Fandanguillo (Calatuyud)
Farruca (Pearson)
Gran Vals (Tarrega)
Granadinas (Pearson)
La Llorona (Trad)
Lagrima (Tarrega)
Malaguena (Tarrega)
Olorosso (Lindsey-Clark)
Pamplona (Lindsey-Clark)
Pavana (Tarrega)
Petenera (Pearson)
Romanza (Trad)
Soledad (Oser)
Tango (Lindsey-Clark)
Vals Navarra (Lindsey-Clark)
Zincarlo (Lindsey-Clark)

JAZZ
A compilation of classic jazz standards arranged for classical guitar.

All The Things You Are (Jerome Kern)
Blue Moon (Rodgers)
Bluesette (Thielemans)
Days Of Wine And Roses (Mancini)
Embracceable You(Gershwin)
Fly Me To The Moon (Howard)
How Insensitive (Jobim)
If Ever I Would Leave You (Lerner)
It Had To Be You (Jones)
Someone To Watch Over Me (Gershwin)
Summertime (Gershwin)
When I Fall In Love (Young)

POP/ROCK and MOVIE THEMES
Instrumental arrangements of classic pop/rock and movie themes.

A Thousand Years (Christina Perri)
Accidentally in Love (from ‘Shrek 2’)
Against All Odds (Phil Collins)
All of Me (John Legend)
All You Need is Love (The Beatles)
Always (Bon Jovi)
And I Love Her (The Beatles)
Another Day In Paradise (Phil Collins)
As Long As You Love Me (Backstreet Boys)
Beautiful (Christina Aguilera)
Bring Me Sunshine (Arthur Kent)
Can't Help Falling In Love (Elvis)
Cavatina/Theme from ‘The Deer Hunter’ (Myers)
City of Stars (from ‘La La Land’)
Don't Wanna Miss A Thing (Aerosmith)
Everything I Do (Bryan Adams)
Fields of Gold (Sting/The Police)
Godfather Suite (Rota)
Grow Old With Me (Tom Odell)
Hallelujah (Cohen)
Heartbeats (Jose Gonzalez)
Here Comes The Sun (Beatles)
Here There and Everywhere (Beatles)
Hotel California (Eagles)
How Deep Is Your Love (Bee Gees)
I Believe I Can Fly (R Kelly)
In My Place (Coldplay)
Iris (Goo Goo Dolls)
Isn’t She Lovely (Stevie Wonder)
Just Like Heaven (The Cure)
Kiss Me (Sixpence None The Richer)
Knockin on Heaven’s Door (Bob Dylan)
Let It Be (Beatles)
Mad World (Michael Andrews)
Marry You (Bruno Mars)
More Than Words (Extreme)
No Surprises (Radiohead)
No Woman No Cry (Bob Marley)
Nothing Else Matters (Metallica)
One Day Like This (Elbow)
Only Exception (Paramore)
Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World - Medley (Arlen/Armstrong)
Perfect (Ed Sheeran)
Photograph (Ed Sheeran)
Run (Snow Patrol)
Someone Like You (Adele)
Summer Of 69 (Bryan Adams)
Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
The Luckiest (Ben Folds)
Use Somebody (Kings of Leon)
Wildest Dreams (Taylor Swift)
Without You (Mariah Carey)
Wonderful Tonight (Clapton)
Wonderwall (Oasis)
Yellow (Coldplay)
You Are Not Alone (Michael Jackson)
You Are So Beautiful (Joe Cocker)
You Are The Reason (Calum Scott)

  • Award winning classical guitarist!
  • Professionally trained at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
  • Over 10 years professional experience!
  • Repertoire includes Classical, Jazz, Spanish and Instrumental Pop/Rock covers!
  • Has previously performed for HM Queen Elizabeth II, Peter Mandelson, Alistair Campbell and has also appeared on BBC Radio Scotland.

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Highlights
* Award winning classical guitarist!
* Professionally trained at leading music conservatoire!
* Over 10 years professional experience!
* Repertoire includes Classical, Jazz, Spanish and Instrumental Pop/Rock covers!
* Requests welcome (in advance)!

Please note: Elliot does not travel to Central London.

 

Elliot Smith is an award winning classical guitarist who specialises in providing beautiful live music at weddings, private functions, corporate events and restaurants around the UK. He has over 10 years of professional experience and is guaranteed to make your event a success.

Elliot's repertoire includes Classical, Spanish, Jazz and instrumental Pop/Rock covers. This diverse range of repertoire appeals to a wide range of people, which is perfect if you’re planning a wedding or event where you want a musician who can cater for everybody’s tastes.

 

He studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and has performed in a number of prestigious venues including Houses of Parliament, De Vere Belfry and Birmingham Symphony Hall.  He has performed for HM Queen Elizabeth II, Peter Mandelson, Alistair Campbell and has also appeared on BBC Radio Scotland.

Elliot offers a unique song arrangement service, where he will take any song and rearrange it to be played solo on the classical guitar.  This can be anything from Metallica to Flight of the Conchords or anything in between.

 

"Great energy and technical ability - A highly accomplished performance"
MARK ASHFORD, Birmingham Conservatoire of Music

"Made to look and sound effortless... A most enjoyable recital"
PAUL GREGORY, International Segovia Prize Winner

 

Choose any of the following booking options when you hire Elliot Smith from Alive Network

  • Song Request Add £30

    Arrangement of song not in current repertoire

Choose one of the following performance options when you hire Elliot Smith from Alive Network

  • 1 x 60 minutes £0
  • 2 x 60 minutes Add £60
  • 3 x 60 minutes Add £120
  • 4 x 60 minutes Add £180
  • Wedding Ceremony £0
  • Wedding Ceremony plus 2 x 45 mins at Drinks Reception Add £90
  • Wedding Ceremony plus 1 x 60 mins at Drinks Reception Add £60