Classical Guitar

Classical Guitar is a beautiful yet often overlooked art-form with a rich history dating back centuries. Its haunting melodies can add a unique ambiance to any social gathering. Holding a Masters Degree in Classical Guitar Performance from Portland State University, David has been satisfying audiences around the country with his tasteful playing for over 15 years.

Here is an arrangement for solo guitar of the beautiful Gymnopedie #1 by Erik Satie, the French Impressionist Composer:

Here is David’s own arrangement of the popular Jazz tune by Bart Howard, “Fly Me to the Moon”:

An arrangement by Élan in swing feel of the classic Bouree in E minor BWV 996 by JS Bach:

This piece is the second of a three movement suite for solo guitar and Boss RC-300 Loop Station.  It is usually played on a nylon string guitar but here David is playing a Yamaha steel string acoustic-electric instead:

Here is a lively piece by the great Paraguayan guitarist/composer Agustin Barrios Mangore:

If you would like to book David for an event or contact him about a music project please call him at (503) 729-7924, email at, or visit the Contact Page.