Santiago is a Christchurch based guitarist / musician, who has been playing guitar for nearly 30 years. Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, he's passionate about all music styles but focuses mostly on Latin American / Spanish style music.

His performances can cater to a wide range of entertainment situations, from fast upbeat rhythms and melodies, to a slow, melodic and romantic setting.

His music can work as a main attraction or sit in the background creating a nice relaxed atmosphere and accommodate almost all entertainment situations.
He performs regularly at weddings, restaurants, hotels, and other private functions and events.

His music repertoire includes some well known songs from some of the world's best modern flamenco players such as Johannes Linstead, Armik, Ottmar Liebert, Vicente Amigo, Gypsy Kings, Santana plus his own songs composed in a similar style. As well as many famous songs done in his own Spanish instrumental style such as songs by the Eagles, Paul Simon and Garfunkel, Bob Marley, and a few Argentine Tangos to play tribute to his roots.

His guitar playing is coordinated with rhythmic backing tracks he has made himself to accompany his playing and enhance the performance and enjoyment for the audience

Santiago also offers the option of adding a flute player.

Ideal for: background Latin American Spanish theme setting music for corporate function, private party, wedding

For Annette
Café Sienna
Cielo azúl
To the night
Barcelona nights
Besame mucho
Solamente una vez
August moon
Plaza San marco
Moliendo cafe
Cielito lindo
Santa fe
Entre dos aguas
Junto al mar
Mario takes a walk
El Mariachi
Mariposa traicionera
Amado mio
Sound of silence
Three little birds
Is this love
Woman no cry
Hotel California
Wonderful tonight
Tres notas para decir te quiero
La camargue
Maria Maria
Samba pa ti

And more

Hi Pete,
Yes it all went very well, after a bit of stress a few days before!
Santiago was great, and the music he provided was perfect for what we wanted during that part of the day. We'd definitely recommend him for any similar performances.
Cossars Wineshed, Christchurch

Hi Robyn,
Just to let you know what a fantastic job Santiago did for us at the ODPG Conference dinner last night. He was much appreciated by the delegates and the perfect choice for our event. He communicated well with us in the lead up, and was very professional on the day, and we're very glad we found him!
Many thanks,
Jo and Claire
Take Five

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