Martyn Rapley is one of the finest guitarists in the UK and is in constant demand for weddings, corporate events and concerts. Whether it is classical, Spanish or as a guitarist vocalist Martyn has a repertoire to suit any event
He has been singing and performing as a solo act for 10 years and has also worked in many different bands.
In 2002 Martyn moved to Scotland from Southern England, where he had a very successful business. He is now playing venues, private functions, parties, weddings etc throughout the UK and continues to teach in Glasgow.
In 1996, he was a finalist in the prestigious National Guitarist of the Year competition (Guitarist magazine), and in 1998, he was also a finalist in the Acoustic Guitarist of the Year, performing original instrumental guitar pieces at both. He remains the only guitarist to have reached both finals.
More recently he was an online finalist of ‘International Guitar Idol’
In his solo work, Martyn can play purely acoustic sets, or a mixture of electric and acoustic songs using high quality backing tracks, which give a ‘full band’ sound. He sings a very wide range of popular songs from 50’s to present day, adding new songs regularly to his repertoire.
Martyn also plays classical and flamenco guitar styles, which are very popular at weddings and corporate functions.
- Live Music for Events
- Private Parties
- Corporate Functions
- Public Performances in Clubs, Restaurants and Bars
Martin Rapley video & Music Samples
Spanish Classical Guitar Medley
Thinking Out Loud
Where Ever You Will Go