Three time World Champion Acoustic Guitarist Don Alder performs with a passion rarely seen. Alder, often referred to as the "Hendrix" of Acoustic Guitar continues to "Wow" audiences around the world with his "jaw dropping" performances. His guitar fireworks and soulful singing makes his shows highly entertaining and talked about for days.
Guitar Player Magazine Senior Editor Michael Molenda says "Alder, is a Guitar Star in the making and can hold an audience with the best of the seasoned pros". Carly Rae Jepsen says "Just saw the most amazing guitarist, still shocked this morning" Ray Daniels, Mgr, RUSH, says "Alder should be famous around the world".
He has shared the stage with name artists including duets with Carly Rae Jepsen, Astronaut Chris Hadfield, Shayne Koyczy and Grammy winners, Angelique Kidjo and John Parr.
Don's performance in Malaysia garnered him a Brand Laureate Personality Award. The only other Canadian to receive this award is Chris Hadfield (astronaut).This award is to recognize Don's unique contributions using his guitar and music to help and inspire others around the world. He is a top artist for multiple endorsements and has been featured in all the top guitar magazines.
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