Welcome to the website of Mark Barnwell - Spanish Guitarist

Mark is a professional Spanish guitarist based in the South West of the UK. His experience of live performances spans 30 years. His repertoire includes Latin, contemporary and world fusion as well as traditional Spanish guitar pieces.

Mark is a dynamic live performer; book him for weddings, concerts, parties, corporate functions or any other special occasion. Call him on 07970 052329 to discuss your individual requirements.

Mark has also distinguished himself as a composer and recording artist. He has accomplished four albums which are available to sample or purchase on here, including his latest album, "Mandala".

Mark is well connected with other top musicians from around the globe, especially in the USA, many of whom make guest appearances on his CDs.

"Mark Barnwell is certainly talented and respectful of that talent, he has a skill though, that in music is quite rare, he has the ability to create great musical imagination and wonderful vistas through his performance and his skill as both a musician and composer"
- One World Music
"Mark's guitar performance is very mature. He plays clearly and convincingly. Besides the excellent technique, in his music there is his emotion, his passion, his heart."
- Viktor Mastoridis (BBC)
"Immediately I was blown away. Great guitar sounds, great production, great compositions. This is really top-notch stuff. Easily as good as anything else out there in the genre."
- Jim Stubblefield (Incendio)
"On Ojos de la Tierra, my dear friend Mark Barnwell offers up some captivating and exotic melodies, with nice arrangements, talented guest musicians, and a very sweet guitar sound"
- Johannes Linstead
"This man can make a guitar sing"
- John Govier (BBC)

"I was blown away by your guitar playing"
- Cliff Bennett (1960s pop star and singer with the Rebel Rousers)