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  • solo wedding guitarist in Scotland Marcus Ford at the Signet Library
  • solo wedding guitarist Scotland Marcus Ford performing at Crossbasket Castle
  • solo wedding guitarist in Scotland Marcus Ford at the Signet Library
acoustic wedding guitarist Marcus Ford

Are you looking for an acoustic wedding guitarist in Scotland?

Then consider have one of  most accomplished solo guitarists Marcus Ford to perform his specially selected repertoire which is sure to help to make your event unique and memorable.

He has played at some of the most prestigious venues in Scotland including Edinburgh and Stirling Castles, Hopetoun House, One Devonshire Gardens, Balbirnie House, Former Royal Yacht Britannia, The Balmoral and Gleneagles Hotel. Internationally he has performed in Italy, Germany, Switzerland and China.

Each year Marcus will perform at numerous weddings across Scotland playing solo guitar at venues such as Balbirnie House, Hopetoun House and Logie Country House. He also performs with the successful wedding band Ritz Trio.

The popularity of the guitar makes it the perfect wedding ceremony and reception instrument.  Being atmospheric and romantic it creates the perfect ambiance for a wedding in Scotland. The equipment used is discreet and highly flexible meaning Marcus is able to switch between rooms, for example following on from the ceremony within no time at all he can be set up and playing over the drinks reception if required.

A typical booking scenario for a wedding ceremony can involve music before the vows, drinks afterwards and/or the breakfast. Even music for the walk down the aisle can be included. Marcus will be happy to discuss this with clients to ensure that personal tastes and wishes are catered for in planning stages.

He is happy to discuss arranging music specifically for each wedding, so please do ask if there is something special you want played.

Marcus has put together a repertoire that includes well known classic songs ranging from Unchained Melody, What A Wonderful World, Fly Me To The Moon to Beatles classics such as If I Fell, Michelle, Norwegian Wood and Here There And Everywhere.  Most recently he was asked to play To Make You Feel My Love as the client was an Adele fan.

Guitar & Violin

Marcus sometimes works with a violinist for wedding ceremonies and drinks receptions. The Duo are able to play the most often asked for wedding ceremony pieces such as Air on a G String, Ave Maria and Pachelbel’s Canon in D.

Following on from the wedding ceremony the Duo are able to quickly move to the drinks reception location. For drinks they have a large repertoire of great tunes ranging from classical and jazz to pop to help to make your guests feel relaxed and entertained.

Here are a couple of audio recordings featuring the violin and guitar often used during wedding ceremonies.

Tonight,Tonight From Westside Story

Pachelbel Canon in D

daytime wedding entertainment idea the ritz trio

If  You Are Looking To Hire A Solo Wedding Guitarist Contact Marcus Today To Discuss Your Big Day!

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