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Peter Owen



  • Solo instrumental guitarist
  • Repertoire focused on original re-workings of contemporary classics played in a unique style


Peter travels mostly with a few hours of the North West but is willing to discuss work further afield.

Standard Set Times

  • 2 x 45 minutes sets with a break.

About this Act

Following well over two decades of total dedication to the art of guitar, Peter Owen has developed a unique style of playing, stemming from an exploration of diverse styles of music. His individual instrumental style has developed from studying primarily, Classical, Spanish, Flamenco and South American music.

In recent years he focuses his set almost exclusively on original reworkings of contemporary classics, from which he has had the greatest response from audiences. Due to his unusual musical path, his set and captivating arrangements are quite different to the usual run of the mill professional guitarist and often cause quite a stir.

He has performed and held residencies in many of the top venues in the North West and has played live on breakfast TV. Vastly experienced, he has never failed to surpass expectations and is confident he can make your event one to remember.

Set List

Run - Snow Patrol
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Right Here Waiting For You - Richard Marx
Everybody Hurts - Rem
One - U2
Where The Streets Have No Name - U2
With Or Without You - U2
Annie’s Song - John Denver
More Than Words - Extreme
Redemption Song - Bob Marley
Hero - Enrique Iglesias
Fast Car - Tracey Chapman
Is This Love - Bob Marley
Golden Brown - Stranglers
Lion Sleeps Tonight - Anon
Nothing Else Matters - Metallica
Tears In Heaven - Eric Clapton
Imagine - John Lennon
This Years Love - David Gray
Everything I Do - Bryan Adams
Angels - Robbie Williams
Your Beautiful - James Blunt
Fragile - Sting
Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
Mad World - Gary Jules (Duran Duran)
Better Together - Jack Johnson
And She Will Be Loved - Maroon
Englishman In New York - Police
Fields Of Gold - Eva Cassidy/Sting
White Lies - Paulo Nutini
Eleanor Rigby - Beatles
Hotel California - Eagles
Streets Of Philadelphia - Bruce Springsteen
Baby Can I Hold You - Tracey Chapman
Little Yellow Spiders - Devendra Banhart
Love Is Real - John Lennon
Here Comes The Sun - Beatles
Wonderful Tonight - Clapton
La Bamba - Gypsy Kings
Take 5 - Dave Burbeck
Losing My Religion – REM
Message In A Bottle - Police
The Time Is Now - Moloko
Wicked Game - Chris Isaak
Pelagia's Song - Captain Corelli's Mandolin Theme Tune
Dance The Night Away - Mavericks
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Heartbeats - Jose Gonzalez
Memories Of The Alhambra - Tarrega
Romanza - Anon
Whiter Shade Of Pale - Procul Harum
Laid - James
Amelie - Theme Tune
Lemoni - Captain Corelli’s Mandolin Theme Tune
Songbird - Eva Cassidy/Fleetwood Mac
How To Save A Life - The Fray
El Condor Pasa - Simon And Garfunkel
Layla - Eric Clapton
One Day Like This - Elbow
Somewhere Over The Rainbow - Brother Isreal’s Version
Alexandra - Hallelujah
J Clarke - Agnies Cosmic
Dog Days - Florence And The Machine
Big Love - Fleetwood Mac
I'm Yours - Jason M'raz
In My Life - Beatles
Hole Hearted - Extreme
Sit Down - James
Lady In Red - Chris De Burgh
Say Something - James
Someone Like You - Adele
Chasing Pavements - Adele
Brothers In Arms - Dire Straits
Stand By Me - Ben E King
Unfinished Symphony - Massive Attack
Use Somebody - Kings Of Leon
Many Of Horror (When We Collide) - Biffy Clyro
A-Team - Ed Sheeran
Kiss Me - Sixpence Non The Richer
Somewhere Only We Know - Keane
The Scientist - Coldplay
Rule The World - Take That
Your Song - Ellie Goulding's Version
Hey There Delilah - Plain White T's
Man In The Mirror - Michael Jackson


  • Solo Instrumental Spanish/Classical/Contemporary guitarist


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