CLASSICAL & JAZZ GUITARIST NORTHERN IRELAND
Michael Watters is one of the leading classical/jazz guitarists in Northern Ireland. He specialises in music for weddings, civil partnerships, product launches, exhibition openings, cocktail receptions and corporate events requiring sophisticated musical entertainment.
Your wedding day will be one of the most important days of your life. The beautiful sound of the classical/jazz guitar will enhance the mood of any wedding ceremony (religious or civil) and provide a serene backdrop for your friends and relatives to become acquainted and celebrate your happiest moments.
Michael Watters can perform many styles from classical and Spanish to jazz and pop classics. His performance can be tailored to your requirements with the flexibility to create various moods: a sophisticated ambiance for dinners and low key events, rhythmic styles for a lively atmosphere, or beautiful renditions of traditional wedding music to accompany the various stages of the wedding day.
Music can be provided during the ceremony, drinks reception, dinner or all three.
Here is a sample selection of current repertoire which ranges from baroque and classical pieces to arrangements of jazz and popular songs. Programmes can be tailored to your own specific requirements and requests will always be considered.
Renaissance, Baroque & Spanish Classical
Canon In D-Johann Pachelbel
Air On A G String-Johann Sebastian Bach
Ave Maria-Franz Schubert
Gabriel’s Oboe-Ennio Morricone
Jesu,Joy Of Man’s Desiring-Johann Sebastian Bach
Etude in A-Matteo Carcassi
Etude in D-Fernando Sor
Gaelic Song No.2-Peter Nuttall
Irish Wedding Song-Ian Betteridge
Prelude From Cello Suite No.1-Johann Sebastian Bach
Sleepers Awake-Johann Sebastian Bach
Gymnopedie No.1-Erik Satie
Carolan’s Concerto –Carolan
Jazz & Contemporary Selections
The Girl From Ipanema-Antonio Carlos Jobim
In My Life-The Beatles
Down By The Sally Gardens-Traditional
What A Wonderful World-George David Weiss & Bob Thiele
Your Song-Elton John & Bernie Taupin
Night And Day-Cole Porter
Close To You-Burt Bacharach & Hal David
And I Love You So-Don Mc Clean
A Day In The Life Of A Fool (Black Orpheus)-Luiz Bonfa
Amazing Grace (Hymn)
Ain’t Misbehavin’-Fats waller
Autumn Leaves-Joseph Kosma
Hey Jude-The Beatles
Here Comes The Sun-The Beatles
In My Life-The Beatles
Here, There And Everywhere-The Beatles
Fly Me To The Moon-Bart Howard
Satin Doll-Duke Ellington
Tears in Heaven-Eric Clapton
Georgia on My Mind-Hoagy Carmichael
How Insensitive-Antonio Carlos Jobim
Fields of Gold-Sting
Over The Rainbow_Harold Arlen
Take Five-Paul Desmond
Time After Time-Cyndi Lauper
I Got Rhythm-George Gershwin
Wave-Antonio Carlos Jobim
The man I love-George Gershwin
Moon River-Henry Mancini
Blue Moon-Rodgers & Hart
The shadow Of Your Smile-Johnny Mandel
My Funny Valentine-Rodgers & Hart
Speak Softly Love (Love Theme From The Godfather)-Nino Rota
Michael Watters’s set length can vary according to your individual needs. He can play at any sort of event, and as such can tailor hissets to your needs.
Of course! Before your event or wedding date, you’ll be sent a music request form by us which will let you request songs as well as make sure we don’t play anything you don’t want to hear.
All Michael Watters the Guitarist needs is a chair near a power source,
Throughout Northern Ireland