Stacy Arnold is a professional classical guitarist in Dallas, Texas who has been recognized for his artistry over the past 25 years as a concert soloist, recording artist, and educator whose professional experience will provide an elegant and beautiful musical setting for your wedding day. In addition to his concert schedule, Mr. Arnold has performed hundreds of weddings and his performances have been described as "absolutely beautiful, outstanding, and made the ceremony perfect!" His wedding experience includes traditional and contemporary ceremony music selections, professional experience with coordinators and photographers, and performances at Texas' premier and distinguished wedding venues. Wedding performances have included a variety of settings ranging from cathedrals and churches, historic homes, botanical gardens, country clubs, picturesque Texas ranches, luxurious hotels, and private residences. Stacy Arnold holds a Masters degree in guitar performance from Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of the Arts and is professor of classical guitar studies at Dallas Baptist University.
WEDDING CEREMONY MUSIC
Wedding performances have included the premier and distinguished wedding venue locations in Dallas, Fort Worth, and throughout the state of Texas. The ceremony music selections for this special day include a variety of choices ranging from the popular wedding music of "Canon in D" (Pachelbel's Canon), "Ave Maria", "Air on a G String", "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring", "The Wedding March", "The Bridal Chorus", and "The Trumpet Voluntary", as well as Traditional, Contemporary, Romantic, Spanish, Classical, Latin, Hymns & Worship, Renaissance, and Baroque music favorites. Listen to the music samples for a variety of music choices that will provide an elegant and beautiful ambiance for your wedding ceremony setting. Special music requests for a bride's processional or other areas of the ceremony are available to make this special day a personal, elegant, and beautiful occasion.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Stacy Arnold is recognized for his artistry as a concert soloist, recording artist, and educator whose concerts have been described as "a heightened sense of style and finesse" and "a variety of guitar music, stylistically pleasing in every way" and applauded for his innate musicianship, virtuosity, and beautiful tone. The Cass County Performing Arts Council has described his concert performance as "generous and delightful." Mr. Arnold has toured throughout the United States at Universities, Colleges, Festivals, Arts Organizations, Church Concert Series, and Classical Guitar Societies. Mr. Arnold's concerts are characterized by performances that represent the entire history of the guitar, presenting composers from the 16th century Renaissance to the modern day, with an emphasis on the music of Spain and Latin America.
Stacy Arnold is professor of classical guitar studies at Dallas Baptist University. He has previously been a faculty artist, directing the classical guitar program at Southwestern Assemblies of God University, North Central Texas College, and Hill College. Mr. Arnold holds a Master of Music degree in guitar performance from Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of the Arts where he was a graduate teaching assistant under the tutelage of internationally acclaimed concert guitarist and teacher Robert Guthrie. He also holds a Bachelor of Music degree in guitar performance from Middle Tennessee State University, where he studied under the guidance of Dr. William Yelverton. He has been guided in master class instruction by David Tanenbaum (San Francisco Conservatory of Music) and Robert Guthrie (Taos, New Mexico).
Stacy Arnold's CD recording Timeless features beautiful and virtuosic music from the Baroque, Renaissance, Romantic, and 20th century Latin America. Mr. Arnold's students have been rewarded scholarships for Undergraduate, Graduate, and Artist Diploma degrees at Southern Methodist University's Meadows School of the Arts, The University of North Texas, Texas Women's University, Texas State University, and hold positions as professor of guitar studies on college campuses.
Stacy Arnold pursues a busy concert schedule and has toured throughout the United States at many prestigious and distinguished venues as The Waxahachie Symphony Association, Cass County Performing Arts Council, Noel Masterworks Concert Series, Fort Worth Guitar Guild, Mu Phi Epsilon Sunday Concert Series, City Arts Festival (Dallas, TX.), Lord of Life Lutheran Church Concert Series, Blue Mountain College, Mississippi State University Concert Series, University of Louisiana, Louisiana College, and the Evangel University Artist Series. Stacy Arnold has also been a featured artist in "Arts Now" in Waxahachie Now Magazine as a concert artist.
Stacy Arnold's CD recording "Timeless" is available at I-Tunes & Amazon