Barry Hansen is an acoustic fingerstyle guitarist living in Fort Collins, Colorado. He specializes in instrumental background music for open houses, weddings, and other social gatherings as well as enhancing the ambiance of commercial establishments such as restaurants, and art galleries.
Melody, bass, and harmonic lines are all intricately woven into his guitar arrangements blending elements of folk, pop, classical and jazz.
In a musical career spanning decades, Barry has performed in professional settings from the lead guitarist in a pop-rock band to featured classical soloist with a symphonic orchestra. He has comped 1940's jazz standards with an 18-piece big band and presented his original contemporary music in more intimate music venues.
Barry holds a degree in Guitar Performance from Utah State University.