Colin McLean

Ceremony Music | Reception Entertainment

Colin McLean is one of Ireland’s leading Classical guitarists and has toured Ireland extensively. He has studied with many world famous masters including Fabio Zanon, Paul Gregory, David Leisner and Tilman Hoppstock. Colin regularly tours as soloist and accompanist to many great Irish artists in different genres, embracing everything from the great guitar classics to South American dances. Colin can combine these varied styles to create a distinctive performance suited to your needs.

The Colin McLean Classical Duo comprises of flute and classical guitar. The duo was formed in 2006 and since then have performed throughout Ireland in many different settings. The duo plays a wide variety of music ranging from classical to Latin to Irish traditional. They can provide just the right musical blend to enhance your wedding ceremony and add an elegant ambience to the pre-dinner reception.

The Colin McLean Latin Trio consists of two guitars (Colin McLean and Michael Cummins) and double bass (Dave Whitla). Formed towards the end of 2007, the Latin Trio play a mix of sultry South American music with Latin beats and grooves. Taking their influences from Oscar Lopez, Luis Villegas and Rodrigo y Gabriela, the Latin Trio brings a sizzling summer feeling to all occasions. The Colin McLean Latin Trio is the only ensemble of its kind in Munster, let them bring their unique musical style to your day!

Classical Music Repertoire
Ave Maria
Canon (Pachelbel)
Cavatina – Theme from the Deer Hunter
Classical Gas
Flower Duet
Gabriel’s Oboe
Minuet (Boccherini)
Panis Angelicus
The Swan
Danza Brasilera (solo)
Histoire du Tango (duo)
Gonzaga Tango (solo)
Libertango (duo)
O Corta Jaca (solo)
Milonga del Angel (solo)
Verano Portano (solo)

Latin Trio Repertoire
Forgive Me
Rumba And Coke
Thinking Of You
The Flavour

Irish Traditional
Ag Criost an Siol
The Butterfly
Haste to the Wedding
Lonesome Boatman
She Moved Through the Fair
Si Bheag Si Mhoir
Tabhair Dom do Laimh

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