Dave Read is a dedicated in demand musician who engages his audience in a variety of music for many occasions, has been performing various styles of guitar music for over 35 years. He has performed classical guitar for wedding ceremonies and receptions, cocktail hours, dinners, theatres, and various events. He also has performed popular styles of music for weddings, business functions, backyard parties, Jersey Shore gigs, birthday parties, Hawaiian luau (he plays ukulele), special occasions, cafes and restaurants.
A versatile musician and singer, he performs rock, blues, country (he plays harmonica), reggae and popular music. You will have a great time with Dave!
Dave has a Bachelor's Degree of Music Education from The College of New Jersey with his focus on classical guitar studies. He has studied jazz guitar as well. He is also a certified music teacher for grades K-12 and currently teaches music in a local public school. Dave also has been teaching private music instruction for guitar, ukulele, piano, voice and harmonica at Dave Phillips Music and Sound for 21 years.
Dave has recently written and recorded several original compositions. He has recently performed on FM radio WDVR 89.7 in Seargentsville and 91.9 in Priceton. He also has performed for The Arts Council of Princeton in Princeton, N.J. and for The Riverside Festival of the Arts in Phillipsburg, N.J. and Musikfest in Bethlehem, PA. Visit davereadguitar on-line for more info.