Birthdays, Anniversaries, Funeral/Memorial, Holiday Parties, Open Houses, & More
2021 marks Robert’s 45th year as a professional musician. With that comes the experience to “go with the flow” and seamlessly fit into your next special event. Robert can provide music for events celebrating life’s milestones: birthdays, bat and bar mitzvahs, weddings, anniversaries, and funeral/wakes/celebration of life gatherings.
“I wished I could have them play for me all of the time! Every single guest commented to me on how fabulous they were. There were many age groups at our party from 2 to 82. They played a great mix of music that entertained, and kept the interest of everyone.” Read More
Solo & Ensemble Performances Available
Clients have hired Robert as a solo classical/jazz guitarist, a solo Celtic fiddler, and as an ensemble leader. Ensembles have included classical duos/trios, jazz duos/trios, and Celtic/Bluegrass groups.
Consistent testimonials attest to Robert’s talent, quality of service/professionalism, and commitment to client’s needs. A successful event lives on beyond “that day”. A recent email from past client says it all:
“Even close to a year later, the music is one of the first things that comes up when people talk about our wedding.” Read More
Holiday Events, Awards Banquets, Retirement Parties, Trades Shows, & More
2016 marks Robert’s 40th year as a professional musician. With that comes the experience to “go with the flow” and seamlessly fit into your next special event. Robert can provide music at conventions, trade shows, retirement and awards banquets, holiday parties (including Christmas, New Years, St. Patrick’s Day, and more), open houses, fundraisers, and company picnics.
“Wonderful to work with. Always got right back to me when I contacted him with questions. Amazing guitar player. Added the perfect touch for our corporate luncheon. Would definitely recommend him!” Read More
Corporate Event Sampler
Festivals, Holiday Events, Community Concerts, & More
2016 marks Robert’s 40th year as a professional musician. On July 4, 1976 his first pro gig was in Lexington, Michigan, performing as a mandolin player in a Bluegrass band for a Bi Centennial Community Concert.
A graduate of the “school of hard knocks”, his skills have diversified. In the 1980’s he worked a fiddler/guitarist/mandolin player in pop country bands. Since the late 1980’s his focus has been as a classical/jazz guitar soloist while continuing to perform as a Celtic/Bluegrass fiddler. Appearances have included community concerts, community festivals, St. Pat’s day events and more as a soloist and ensemble leader.
“Mr. McCloy did an outstanding job. He represented himself with a down to earth professionalism that was well received by the public. I would highly recommend him and look forward to having him perform for us again.” Read More