Hello! My sound is warm and lush creating a perfect blend of music inspired by the great composers of the past through present on the versatile classical guitar. With a degree in music and extensive experience performing solo and playing with various groups, my music adds the perfect touch for many occasions. Listen to samples of my music by clicking on the "Media" tab above. Thanks for stopping by!
You will be pleased at the ease and professionalism in working with Stephan to make your next event exquisite. With a strong suit in weddings, Stephan knows the importance of timing and placement. Inquire today!
Stephan Kane began playing the guitar at the age of 14 and studied classical guitar in college earning a Bachelor's degree in Music. He has opened for Michael Gulezian and Hawaii's major acts: HAPA, The Makaha Sons, Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom, Jeff Peterson, and Na Palapalai with his Hawaiian group Ha'ena. A former member of the Ashland Guitar Quartet and rock/reggae/funk band Kabbage, his playing is inspired from many styles of music. Aside from guitar, Stephan has toured internationally to Europe and Mexico singing bass in the Southern Oregon University Chamber Choir. This experience has given his guitar playing a natural sense of phrasing and expression as if he is singing through the instrument. Stephan Kane is now based out of Kailua, HI and enjoys providing lovely classical guitar music for weddings, art galleries, wine tastings, dinner parties, corporate gatherings, and other events. Inquire today!
Testimonials & Reviews:
“Stephan is an incredibly talented musician…I completely trusted him to make my daughter's wedding ceremony exactly what she wanted…I cannot express to you how amazingly perfect his performance was; timing, skill, intuition, and beauty.”
~ J. Callahan
“[Stephan] exceeded our expectations from the first moment…he created an arrangement for guitar especially for the event, timed the processional beautifully…Stephan was politely responsive to my emails, communicated well and completely…Working with a wonderful musician like Stephan, who is, as well as talented, gracious and humble, makes adding the magic of live music to the ambiance an easy decision.”
~ Val J.
“Stephan plays with great sensitivity and lyricism; he has a natural musicality that is a pleasure to listen to…” ~ James Edwards, Classical Guitarist/Recording Artist
“..Stephan plays with the fiery passion of Spain.” ~ José Luis Merlin, Argentinian Guitarist/Composer
“…His pleasant style and selection of classical pieces created the perfect ambiance…” ~ Bill Southworth, Rogue Valley Harmonizers
Stephan Kane (Classical Guitar)