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Wedding guitar testimonial – Marriott Kingston.

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Wedding guitar testimonial – Marriott Kingston.

Jenn & Pete From the moment we first got in touch with Jake about playing at our wedding, we were impressed with his professionalism. He was quick to reply to our emails and questions, and in no way did we feel pressured to commit when we were still in the stages of deciding what we …

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New 2016 dates – Inn on the Twenty.

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New 2016 dates – Inn on the Twenty.

Behind the music. I write often about the experience of performing at weddings and special events–mostly from the vantage point of music, unique moments, and the relationships they create. Of equal pleasure are the many experiences behind these events. One of the things I enjoy most about performing, are the spaces between the highlights. Traveling …

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Hart House Wedding – Photo Essay.

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Hart House Wedding – Photo Essay.

Eric & Sasha EVENT: Eric & Sasha’s Wedding DATE: August 2013 LOCATION: Hart House – University of Toronto – Toronto, ON FORMAT: Instrumental acoustic guitar PROCESSIONAL: Here Comes the Sun – Beatles PROCESSIONAL: I Can’t Help Falling in Love with You – Elvis RECESSIONAL: All you Need is Love – Beatles One of the things …

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NOW ON iTUNES – Nothing Left to do but Sin.

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NOW ON iTUNES – Nothing Left to do but Sin.

Nothing Left to do but Sin (2015) – Full Album. Released October 24, 2015 Written, performed and recorded by Jake Dudas © 2008 ℗ 2015 Jake Dudas (SOCAN). All rights reserved. 100% MAPL. Mastered by Andy Krehm at Silverbirch Productions BUY IT NOW. Only $6.93 on iTunes. Some notes about the album. There truly is …

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Public Show Wed. Oct. 14.

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Public Show Wed. Oct. 14.

For any of you in the Peterborough area tomorrow, I’ll be playing a public singer/songwriter show at the Delta House on Wednesday October 14th. The show goes from 9:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. and will feature all of my original material, along with a smattering of creative cover songs. The Delta House is located at …

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Vantage point.

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Vantage point.

As a wedding and special event guitarist, you share in a lot of incredible moments from a unique vantage point. Creating the live soundtrack for the day, you’re very much a part of the fabric of things–so much so that you blend in seamlessly. There are so many interesting moments. Setting up before a ceremony, …

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Shows @ Malaparte and Smith this weekend.

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Shows @ Malaparte and Smith this weekend.

These are a couple of great shots from a wedding in June at Atlantis Pavilion (Toronto, ON). It was an incredible day, complete with thunderous noises from the Honda Indy across the road. Atlantis was one of the most unique venues at which I’ve ever performed. There are phenomenal views everywhere; of the facility itself, …

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Summer Solstice.

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Summer Solstice.

The beautiful weather has finally settled in, and so has a hectic performing schedule. Today I’m off to Holland Marsh Winery (Holland Marsh, ON) for an afternoon wedding. This is a beautiful outdoor venue with great acoustics. It’s been a couple of years since I’ve performed here, so I’m looking forward to it. Saturday I’m …

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Public show – Sun. May 10th.

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Public show – Sun. May 10th.

This was a great shot from a private event at The Gardiner Museum in Toronto. I love the perspective. Sue always gets such interesting photos. Long shots, at least to me, are always the most compelling. And, for some reason, I’m always drawn to them at the start of a long, busy summer. Mother’s Day …

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Wedding guitar gallery update – Evergreen Brickworks.

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Wedding guitar gallery update – Evergreen Brickworks.

It has been an exciting couple of weeks. The summer season is starting to gear up. I’ve been meeting with a lot of Clients, putting together new performance material, and getting excited for some great performances. I will also be performing at Cave Springs Vineyard/Inn on the Twenty for a wedding this weekend; starting things …

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