Rik Roberts - Classical / Spanish Guitarist | Stockport, North West England

(9 Reviews)5.0
Performs As: Classical / Spanish Guitarist, Electric Guitarist, Solo Guitarist, Guitar Teacher
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Stockport, North West England
Performs: Worldwide
From: £130
Rik Roberts is one of the very best Solo Guitarists available for event hire in the North West. Based in Hazel Grove, Stockport, he is available now to book for your wedding, function, party, Spanish night or other special event.

Description

Rik Roberts is one of the very best Solo Guitarists available for event hire in the North West. Based in Hazel Grove, Stockport, he is available now to book for your wedding, function, party, Spanish night or other special event in the Greater Manchester, Cheshire, Derbyshire area, as well as across the UK.
With more than 30 years performing experience, he can create any ambience required for your special occasion. From soothing, beautiful to upbeat, from Spanish, Classical to Jazz, Blues, Celtic, World, Pop, Funk, Popular Tunes - he can play anything you like! Rik has a reputation for bei ...

Biography

A graduate of Birmingham Conservatoire, Rik studied with international classical guitarists Craig Ogden, Simon Dinnigan, Brian Whitehouse and composers Andrew Downes and John Mayor.
He performs for both events and the concert stage, and is well known for being a truly versatile musician. Whilst classical guitar is his main focus, Rik is also a top acoustic fingerstyle player, a soulful electric pop/rock/blues player, a blues/jazz pianist, a bass guitarist, a keen ukulele player and finally, a country pickin' 5 string banjo player.
He is an active composer with a string of international ...

Reviews     (9 Reviews)

Rik Roberts - Classical / Spanish Guitarist - Stockport, North West England Event Location: Manchester Event Type: Wedding
“Rik is not only an excellent musician but is also very professional and experienced when it comes to weddings. He helped us through the process of planning music for the service and played a key part on the day in ensuring things ran smoothly. His renditions of some of our favourite songs brought happy tears to our eyes and so many of our guest commented after the service on how much they enjoyed his music. So for anyone planning a wedding we couldn't recommend Rik highly enough.”
Reviewed by: Sarah Fox
Rik Roberts - Classical / Spanish Guitarist - Stockport, North West England Event Location: Cheshire Event Type: Wedding
“Just to say thank you so much for playing at my daughter's wedding. I thought you were wonderful. Everyone commented on how brilliant you were, how well it fitted in with the mood and how much your lovely guitar gave a relaxing calmness to the event. I can highly recommend you to anyone looking for beautiful music for their event.”
Reviewed by: Karon Lannon
Rik Roberts - Classical / Spanish Guitarist - Stockport, North West England Event Location: Wilmslow Event Type: Wedding
“So happy to have gone with our friend's recommendation that Rik play at the wedding, it was the perfect complement to such a special occasion, many people commented on how impressive the music was. Highly recommended.”
Reviewed by: Ben

Experience

Rik Roberts has more than 30 years performance experience, including weddings, events, recitals as a solo guitarist, to festivals and shows with rock, blues and jazz bands. He is one of the few British musicians to have been invited to perform in Belarus, in 2010. He has a number of albums to his name and his own compositions have been used in TV, radio and internet adverts, documentaries and short films in various countries. His music and guitar playing can also be heard in hotels and resorts around the world as a contributor to a well known royalty-free music library. Finally, his performanc ...

Previous Clients

Hyatt Hotel Birmingham, Botanical Gardens Birmingham, Buxton Fringe Festival, Poynton Live, Goostrey Festival, Countless restaurants, pubs, private parties and events/weddings.

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Birthday Party (Adult) Charity / Fundraising Event Christening Christmas Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Cruise Ships Dinner Party Engagement Party Festival / Outdoor Event Funeral/Memorial Service Grand Opening Party HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event Hotel Event Nursing / Care Home Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Prom Night Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event Retirement Party Social Club Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions Virtual Event Wedding Ceremony Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception


Virtual Services Offer

Free Jam Session With Rik Roberts

A free Jam & Learn' session with Rik Roberts every Thursday evening 7.30pm GMT. For guitar & ukulele players. Please visit www.rikrobertsguitar.com

Guitar & Ukulele Classes and Workshops via Zoom

Rik Roberts teaches a variety of courses online via zoom. Please visit: www.rikrobertsguitar.com/classes-and-workshops-via-zoom

1 to 1 Guitar or Ukulele Tuition via Skype/Zoom

Rik Roberts teaches 1 to 1 lessons via Skype/Zoom. Please visit: www.rikrobertsguitar.com

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