Classical Guitar for wedding ceremonies and cocktail hour. Amplification rental in the Ithaca area. Small battery powered amps to large P.A. System available. Be your own DJ. See my personal website for more information.
Classical, Country, Jazz, Pop, Rock
Live Music, Sound Equipment
Wedding, Ceremony, Cocktail Hour, Reception
David Allen Coester Reviews
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Reviewed On 8/14/2022 by Gina T
David is outstanding. A consummate professional, warm and friendly. The music was wonderful and he was a pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend him!
Reviewed On 7/12/2022 by Matthew E
David was great to work with! Vert flexible with some last minute schedule adjustments and easy to get in touch with. The acoustic guitar touch was just what we wanted for our outdoor wedding. Highly recommend. Thanks, David!
Reviewed On 7/06/2022 by Emily C
David’s performance was incredible and added so much meaning to our wedding. He was fantastic to work with and was able to customize our ceremony music to fit our needs precisely. His rates are extremely reasonable and he really helped make our...
day stress free.
Reviewed On 6/21/2022 by Taylor S
David was wonderful to work with! Easy communication, flexible when we hadn't finalized our timeline, and great music. He was professional, early to our event and guests had great things to say. Would highly recommend David for an event!
Reviewed On 6/08/2022 by A L
David's guitar playing was fantastic and definitely appropriate for our wedding ceremony and cocktail hour. He instructed the best man on how to navigate the stereo system and microphone during the dinner and reception. David wad prompt and hel...
pful. He even learned a song on the guitar that we wanted for our recessional and it was fantastic!
Reviewed On 6/06/2022 by Ryan W
David was the perfect soloist for our wedding ceremony. Besides his amazing guitar playing, he showed his wedding experience by asking all the right questions and even providing some suggestions for how to do things. Couldn't have asked for a...
Reviewed On 6/06/2022 by Liz G
David is a true professional. He was communicative, adapted to changes easily, and was a joy to work with. My wife and I worked with David for a small outdoor wedding that involved a few location changes and learning three new songs. The arrang...
ements he learned for our wedding were perfect and everything went smoothly the day of. Many of our friends and family commented on how much they enjoyed his music. He really added to the beauty of our wedding day!
Also, for any other LGBTQ+ couples out there, David is affirming and supportive of queer weddings which is something that was critical for us when booking vendors.
Thank you, David!
Reviewed On 6/23/2021 by Danielle B
Beautiful ceremony and cocktail hour music! Very professional...Highly recommend!
Reviewed On 11/24/2019 by Abbie B
David added the perfect touch to our special day. we have been receiving many compliments from our guests on how they have never been at a wedding with an acoustic guitar! The acoustic guitar gave our ceremony a very romantic feel. David was ve...
ry professional and had several tips for bride and groom! we cannot thank you enough!
Reviewed On 10/19/2016 by Cassandra B
David was absolutely amazing! He played during our ceremony and during cocktail hour. He even learned a few songs requested by us to be played during the recessional and processional. And not just any songs, a theme song from our favorite show ...
and a White Stripes song. He really blew us away! Pricing was reasonable as well, although he could charge more because the service he provided was phenomenal. I highly recommend using David for your event.
Reviewed On 8/28/2014 by AMY B
David made choosing our wedding music fun and easy. He has a great personality and he takes great pride in his craft. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the easy listening of his music. It was full of fun, romance, and very memorable...his style makes...
it easy to talk and enjoy guests and still enjoy the classical style he has to offer. Best choice and so welcoming to us as a couple
Reviewed On 6/12/2013 by Kait S
David was awesome through the entire planning process; receptive to new ideas and music and fabulous on the day of the wedding. We got tons of compliments about how great a musician he is and how nice it was to be on the veranda listening to hi...
s guitar. Highly recommend him!
Reviewed On 2/12/2011 by Kristin A
Although David was not used for dance lessons, he plays excellent music.
Reviewed On 8/13/2010 by Lindsay W
we hired david to play for our ceremony & into the hors'd ouevres. he was exceptional!