Original Song - "The Arch"
“Fred Chandler Epicoustic Events packed the house and wowed the crowd with his commanding vocals. Fred is a multi-talented musician who relocated to the Tampa Bay area from Bennington, Vermont. Not only do Fred’s vocals command attention, he plays guitar, violin, viola, cello, mandolin, dobro, bass and ukulele. He’s been playing guitar and writing songs for over 40 years! But that voice, that voice! It’s absolutely captivating! Fred performed a set of all original music including “Crystalyne” a song he wrote for a couple getting married about how they met, “Green Flash” a spiritual song about that elusive green flash, “The Arch” a song about a child with leukemia and “Love’s Overture” his own personal “Bohemian Rhapsody”. In addition to playing solo shows, Fred also plays with his Two Bands Magnum Opus and The Band 4X. See Fred at Uncle Fat’s Tavern 2 in Tampa every Monday night or follow his voice here.”
About Fred Chandler:
The iconic multi-instrumental, singer, songwriter is legendary for his passion for music and devotion to his craft combined to produce an experience that envelopes the listener's emotions, mind & soul.
Fred will take you soaring to amazing heights with searing, screaming electric guitar, float you along on a melodic tour of your senses with his acoustic 6-string, then change direction and take you by surprise with his modern electric violin, banjo & ukulele, dobro, lap steel and more.
Fred has opened up for Foreigner, Blake Shelton, Willie Nelson, Blue Oyster Cult, George Thorogood, Phish, Melanie, Leslie West and Mountain and others. Fred has worked on stage with Buddy Cage, The Peddle Steel Player for the bands New Riders of the Purple Sage and Grateful Dead Fame. Fred played Violin for the Woodstock 25th Reunion at the Original Site. In 2015, Fred performed on stage at Third and Lindsley in Nashville, TN. Fred did a music tour in St. Croix where he fell in love with the Caribbean Island lifestyle and more..
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