Gil Alcantar as a Solo performer incorporates today's technology to create the essence and sound of a much larger musical group. Gil plays keyboards and sings all styles of music to create a variety of mood and to incite the retirement audience to sing and dance.
While performing the saxophone and woodwinds, Gil creates a mood of blues, jazz and 50's-60's Rock N Roll, classical and the Big Bands.
With the flute the Latin runes come alive. Gil executes an intimate atmosphere, which transports the audience away from the mundane. Requests are encouraged with the intent to make the performances personal and varied.
Gil provides custom shows for every holiday event of the calendar to include Cinco de Mayo, German Oktoberfest, etc....
Gil Alcantar: "It is a joy for me to be able to share my gift of music that God has blessed me with."
Gil Alcantar: Saxophone, flute, Latin Percussion, clarinet, and vocals, and Keyboards.
BA in music education CSUF, and has earned a Master Degree Music & Humanities from CSUDH.
Currently Minister of Music for The Jesus Christ of Nazareth Church, Murrieta, CA. Duties, Piano accompaniment and direct choir. Featured at Jazz Concerts and Festivals.
Gil has performed at Atria Woodridge, Atria Del Sol, Atria San Juan, Emeritus Escondido, Sunrise Villa Valencia, Fountains at Sea Bluff, Dana Point Senior Center, San Juan Capistrano Senior Center, Heritage Pointe (Jewish Sr. Center), and many others.