Live Acoustic Guitar

Dan Kozar performs live acoustic Jazz guitar for weddings and other private events. Creative and unique, Dan's music will fill your event with the melodic sound of Jazz music, perfecting that touch of class that you need for your event.

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Dan's Bio

Kozar, a lifelong Niagara, Ontario resident began his pursuit to become a professional guitarist at age 12. In his formative years, Kozar gained his education on the bandstand, Eastman School of Music Summer Jazz Studies, and the Banff School of Fine Arts where he was mentored by Canadian Jazz Guitar Legend Ed Bickert.

Over the last three decades Dan has performed with various 18 piece big bands, quartets, trios, duos and as a soloist.  He is available performing standards with a trio, duo, as well as performing fingerstyle guitar. Currently Dan is studying with Martin Taylor, a world renowned fingerstyle Jazz Guitarist, to improve his already vast experience in solo Jazz guitar playing. 

Critics & Customers:

  • "Dan Kozar is an excellent solo guitarist whose technique is conventional; much closer to Joe Pass and Charlie Byrd."
    Scott Yanow - Cadence Magazine

Dan's Next Event

Sunday, September 25, from 3 pm to 5 pm, OLG –Slots at Flamboro Downs, 967 Highway #5, Dundas, On, L9H 2E2

Saturday, October 15, Dan will be performing fingerstyle solo guitar at the Doubletree resort, on the 2nd floor in the Buchanan lounge, 6039 Fallsview blvd, Niagara Falls, Ontario. 6:30 pm to 10 pm

Some More Recent & Upcoming Events

"Gafia" (2012)

Set the table with some fine food, Wine ended in joy able evening with someone you love while Dan plays music in the background to enhance a romantic environment.



I Remember You" (2003)

Whether relaxing by a fireplace with a glass of wine or having a candlelit dinner with that special someone. These songs will join you in creating wonderful lasting memories.



Music Videos

Here is where I will be uploading public domain song videos and even some of my own compositions. If you shopping for a guitarist for a wedding, here is a small sample my sounds.

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