David Allen Coester

Guitar Played with 10 fingers

Weddings and Events

Live music creates ambiance. Guitar music is romantic, classic, stylish, and complements any event -- dinners, cocktail hours, corporate events, art openings, weddings, holiday parties, or receptions. Instrumental guitar music and finger-style playing fills space with beautiful ambient sound that allows conversation to happen without the potential distraction of vocals. The intimate sound of the solo guitar provides an elegant atmosphere unequaled by other live music experiences. Services offered in Ithaca, Syracuse, Rochester, Geneva, Binghamton and through out the Finger lakes Region.

Experienced Professional

David Coester is a classically trained guitarist and teacher. Over 100 weddings played. He earned his Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Guitar Performance from the Manhattan School of Music and spent 18 years in New York City. Currently living in Ithaca New York. He will teach private guitar lessons to students of all ages and abilities at the Fall Creek Guitar Studio. David's playing covers a wide range of musical interests. While especially committed to 20th-century composers and to the music of J. S. Bach, his repertoire also includes light classical, popular jazz standards and finger-style arrangements.