Member Profile

Bob MacLean

Bob MacLean is an Event Guitarist, Celtic/Classical Guitarist & Folksinger with roots in Cape Breton (Glace Bay) and Quebec. Currently he lives in Guelph and plays over 200 shows / year.

He has gone though many phases as a Guitarist/Singer currently his focus is on arranging songs honouring his East Coast roots and arranging trad-roots/pop songs and tunes for fingerstyle guitar.

Recent Highlights:
Musician in Residence McDougall Cottage 2012/13
Waterloo Guitar Summit Founder and Artistic Director
Fergus Scottish Festival Performer 2001 present
Mill Race Festival 2012 and 2016
New Christmas CD When The Snow Lay Round About Sept 2016

If there was one word to sum up Bobs music , it would be Engaging. He engages the listener with each and every performance. Anyone who sees him playing, whether it is his solo instrumental Event guitar program or his lively story-telling East Coast Songs and tunes program, knows instantly the passion he brings to his work.