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Elliot Smith

Classical Guitarist based in Staffordshire

Price from £289
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 wedding requests for the wedding ceremony.
Bridal Chorus/’Here Comes The Bride’ (Wagner)
Canon in D (Pachebel)
Cavatina/Theme from ‘The Deer Hunter’ (Myers)
Here Comes The Sun (Harrison/Beatles)
Prelude in D (Bach)
Wedding March (Mendelssohn)

CLASSICAL
Traditional pieces for the classical guitar.
Air on the G String (Bach)
Allemande (Bach)
Almain (Dowland)
Andante in E (Mozart)
Birds Flew Over The Spire (Ryan)
Canarios (Trad)
Canon (Pachebel)
Carcassi Etudes (Carcassi)
Courante (Bach)
Cycles in the Avenue (Lindsey-Clark)
Gnossienne No.1 (Satie)
Gnossienne No.2 (Satie)
Gnossienne No.3 (Satie)
Greensleves (Anon)
Gymnopedie No.1 (Satie)
Gymnopedie No.2 (Satie)
Gymnopedie No.3 (Satie)
Havre Gosselin (Lindsey-Clark)
La Moinerie (Lindsey-Clark)
Minuet in G (Bach)
Prelude in D (Bach)
Sarabande (Bach)
Sor Etudes (Sor)

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)
Mallorca (Albeniz)
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.
A Foggy Day (Gershwin)
All The Things You Are (Jerome Kern)
*Autumn Leaves (Kosma)
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)
*Someday My Prince Will Come
Someone To Watch Over Me (Gershwin)
Summertime (Gershwin)
When I Fall In Love (Young)
*With loop pedal (backing tracks created live on the spot in real time, not pre programmed)

POP/ROCK and MOVIE THEMES
Instruental arrangements of classic pop/rock and movie themes, including top 40 hits and iconic songs from the silver screen.
A Thousand Years (Christina Perri)
Across The Stars (Star Wars)
Another Day In Paradise (Phil Collins)
Always (Bon Jovi)
And I Love Her (Beatles)
As Long As You Love Me (Backstreet Boys)
Beautiful (Christina Aguilera)
Can't Help Falling In Love (Elvis)
Cavatina/Theme from ‘The Deer Hunter’(Myers)
Don't Wanna Miss A Thing (Aerosmith)
Dreamer (Ozzy Osbourne)
Everything I Do (Bryan Adams)
Godfather Suite (Rota)
Hallelujah (Cohen)
Here Comes The Sun (Beatles)
Hotel California (Eagles)
How Deep Is Your Love (Bee Gees)
I Believe I Can Fly (R Kelly)
In My Place (Coldplay)
Isn’t She Lovely (Stevie Wonder)
Let It Be (Beatles)
Mad World (Michael Andrews)
More Than Words (Extreme)
No Surprises (Radiohead)
No Woman No Cry (Bob Marley)
Nothing Else Matters (Metallica)
Over The Rainbow (Arlen)
Run (Snow Patrol)
Someone Like You (Adele)
Summer Of 69 (Bryan Adams)
Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
Use Somebody (Kings of Leon)
Wonderful Tonight (Clapton)
Wonderwall (Oasis)
Yellow (Coldplay)
Yesterday (Beatles)
You Are Not Alone (Michael Jackson)
You Are So Beautiful - Joe Cocker

MISC/SEASONAL
Auld Lang Syne (Trad)
Bonnie Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond (Scottish trad)
Happy Birthday

  • 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