Canadian Acoustic Guitarist Don Alder Wins Guitar Player Superstar 2010 Competition

Posted by Michael Mueller on September 23, 2010 at 3:59 PM

Don Alder This past Saturday night (9/18), Vancouver, British Columbia–based acoustic guitarist Don Alder stepped onto the stage at the 2010 Guitar Player Superstar competition and wowed the audience, the judges, and his fellow contestants, with a solo performance of his song "The Rogue."

The fingerstyle virtuoso combines a percussive approach that is more Ani DiFranco than it is Andy McKee (guitar tab) with an impressive grasp of harmony, melody, and arrangement, to create a sound that is best described as a one-man band. But don't take our word for it, just check out the video below and judge for yourself!

For more on Don Alder, visit his official web site.

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beny34 on April 7, 2012 at 2:15 AM

yeah... thats some freaky crazy guitar music. This smokes any other acoustic guitar music Ive seen.