Michael is based in Wigan and travels throughout the UK.
Michael Mcaleavy is a Wedding Guitarist based in the North West of England but available to travel all over the UK. With a Degree in Music, specializing in performance and composition, he regularly plays at weddings, functions, bars and restaurant.
Michael's repertoire consists of Jazz, Swing, Latin, and contemporary Pop Music. His non obtrusive, ambient style makes him the perfect Musician to provide beautiful background Music for any occasion. He is also happy to take requests in advance.
Michael started his Musical journey as a Drummer before picking up the Guitar at age 13 after being influenced by Jazz and blues guitarists such as Jimi Hendrix, Joe Pass, Tommy Emmanuel and Django Reinhardt. Equipped with only the most professional equipment, all that Michael needs for your event is a chair and space to play.
Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
Lullaby of birdland - Ella Fitzgerald
Moon River - Henry Mancini
Michelle - The Beatles
Autumn Leaves - Nat King Cole
Corcovado - Antonio Carlos jobim
Fly me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra
To make you feel my Love - Bob Dylan/Adele
Mas Que Nada - Sergio Mendes
Fields of Gold - Sting
Agua de Beber - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Overjoyed - Stevie Wonder
You are the sunshine - Stevie Wonder
Alfie - Burt Bacharach
Girl from Ipanema - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Sunny - Bobby Hepp
Misty - Erroll Garner
They Can't Take that Away From Me - George Gershwin
Every Breath you Take - The Police
My Cherie Amour - Stevie Wonder
Here comes the Sun - The Beatles
Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
Georgia On My Mind - Ray Charles
Close To You - Burt Bacharach
All of Me - John Legend
It Must Be Love - Labi Siffre/Madness
The Shadow Of Your Smile - Tony Bennett
My Foolish Heart - Bill Evans
Blue Bossa - Kenny Dorham