Thomas Anson - Classical Guitarist

This classical guitarist is based in Leicestershire and is available for weddings, functions and concerts. He has distinguished himself as one of the most talented and versatile guitarists of his generation. A top prize-winner in several international guitar competitions, he has performed as a recitalist and concerto soloist in over twenty countries throughout North America, Europe and Asia. His performances have been broadcast on television and radio throughout the world, and he has recorded five compact discs, including a critically acclaimed recent release of Beatles' song arrangements for guitar.

His repertoire and performances bridge styles ranging from classical to jazz to pop and world music, and have enchanted audiences and critics alike with their virtuosity and great range of expression.

In addition to his concert performances, he also enjoys providing a musical background for weddings, corporate functions, exhibitions and promotions. With a mixture of light classical, Spanish music, jazz and standards, he can add an extra touch of class to any social or business occasion


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Thomas Anson - Classical Guitarist Repertoire

Traditional Wedding Music

  • Wagner: Bridal Chorus
  • Mendelssohn: Wedding March
  • Purcell: Trumpet Tune
  • Pachelbel: Canon in D


  • Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, Prelude in D, Sheep May Safely Graze, Siciliana 
  • MacDowell: To a Wild Rose
  • Mertz: Liebeslied
  • Myers: Cavatina (Theme from “The Deer Hunter”)
  • Pachelbel: Canon in D 
  • Rodrigo: Concerto slow movement
  • Satie: Gymnopedie No. 1, Gnossienne No. 5
  • Schumann: From a Foreign Land
  • Sor: Studies
  • Anonymous: Renaissance lute pieces, Pokarekare Ana
  • Classical Gas

Spanish/Latin American Music

  • Spanish Romance
  • El Noi de la mare
  • Albeniz: Cadiz, Granada
  • Barrios: Julia Florida, Danza Paraguaya
  • Lauro: La Gatica, Valse Venezolano No. 2
  • Ponce: Por ti mi corazon
  • Tarrega: Recuerdos de la Alhambra, Lagrima
  • Turina: Soleares
  • Flamenco guitar solos including Alegrias, Zapateado, Soleares, Farruca and Bulerias

Show Tune/Jazz Standards

  • Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
  • All I Ask of You (Lloyd Webber)
  • Ain’t Misbehavin’
  • Our Love is Here to Stay
  • Somewhere Over the Rainbow
  • My Favourite Things
  • Londonderry Air
  • Scarborough Fair
  • Georgia on my Mind
  • The Way You Look Tonight
  • All the Things You Are
  • Our Love is Here to Stay

Popular Music Arrangements

  • My Heart Will Go On (Theme from “Titanic”)
  • Everything I Do (I Do it for You) (Bryan Adams)
  • More Than Words (Extreme)
  • The Beatles: Here, There and Everywhere, Yesterday, From Me to You, Her Majesty,  
  • If I Fell, She Loves You, In My Life, All You Need is Love, When I’m 64, Because, Here Comes the Sun
  • John Denver: Annie’s Song, Perhaps Love
  • Don’t Know Why (Norah Jones)
  • Evergreen (Barbara Streisand)
  • The Closest Thing to Crazy (Katie Melua)
  • Angels (Robbie Williams)
  • The Time of Your Life (Green Day)
  • Feelin’ Groovy (Paul Simon)
  • Have I Told You Lately (Van Morrison)
  • Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)
  • The One I Love (David Gray)
  • No Matter What
  • Have I Told You Lately (Van Morrison)