Brandon Acker

Brandon J. Acker is a classical guitarist, recording engineer and specialist in early plucked instruments.  He has toured extensively in England, Scotland, Wales and Canada and performed with notable groups such as the Joffrey Ballet, The Newberry Consort, Music of the Baroque, Opera Lafayette, Haymarket Opera Company, Third Coast Baroque, Bella Voce, Florentine Opera and more.  In 2010, he received 1st place in the Society of Classical Musician’s Competition. Brandon can be heard frequently on 98.7 WFMT and on his CDs: “A Wanderer’s Guitar,” Schubert lieder arranged for guitar and baritone, and “Strung Up,” minimalist music for arranged for harp and guitar.