"A day out-of-doors, someone I loved to talk with, a good book and some simple food and music -- that would be rest." - Eleanor Roosevelt
The Candlelight Guitarist® - ENTER
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The Candlelight Guitarist ™

Welcome to a unique instrumental music retreat...

   to make your day a little brighter
     your burdens just a little lighter.

        ~ some comfort when you feel blue,
          inspiration for the challenges before you,

              ~ renewal for your spirit,
                romance for your soul.


  • listen to free audio samples

  • discover the health benefits

  • read what people are saying

  • order CDs -- links to download

  • learn about the music and nature sounds

  • perfomance info, photos, links and more!

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The Candlelight Guitarist plays a tapestry of romantic classical, soft jazz, and Spanish guitar styles. You'll love the music for relaxing, romantic dinner music, while working, reading, or anytime you want to de-stress.

The Candlelight Guitarist's newest CD release is "Faith Mountain - Instrumentals for Inspiration" - with over an hour of great hymns, spirituals, gospel songs, and sacred classical music. Get the FREE "Faith Mountain" 5-minute SAMPLER MP3. Download it here, right now, and hear samples of al 20 of the tracks on the album. "Faith Mountain - Instrumentals for Inspiration" by The Candlelight Guitarist is for all who love and are inspired by these great songs of faith.

The Candlelight Guitarist's previous CD release (March 2010), "Time of Tranquility (trios and such, with Pacific Coast Nature Sounds)" features the "The Chef's Sonata"--a four-course tribute to the star of every great meal! The "Time of Tranquility" CD with "The Chef's Sonata" will make a great gift for the Chef in YOUR life!

"Tulip Festival" by The Candlelight Guitarist makes great listening when driving to your favorite Tulip Festival: The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival in Washington State, Tulip Time Festival in Holland, Michigan, The Orange City Tulip Festival in Orange City, Iowa, Pella Tulip Time in Pella, Iowa, Albany Tulip Festival in Albany, New York, Woodburn Tulip Festival at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm outside of Woodburn, Oregon, or the Canadian Tulip Festival - Festival Canadien Des Tulipes in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. "Tulip Festival" by The Candlelight Guitarist is a happy tune for tulip lovers everywhere!

When the Swallows return to Capistrano in Spring, you can be listening to the enchanting Mission bells at the opening of "Bells of Eventide" by The Candlelight Guitarist---part of the new CD "Time of Tranquility". Click the guitar at the top left of this webpage to read more about the Mission and to hear audio samples.

"Mariner's Grace" by The Candlelight Guitarist is a lovely tune, part of a very relaxing CD. "Mariner's Grace" was composed to match the meter of the traditional mealtime grace of mariners. So this instrumental version can also serve as an accompaniment to your own singing of the grace!

The Candlelight Guitarist's CD "Sunflower Serenity ...Watercolor Odyssey (solos with nature sounds)" is also available here. Click the "Guitar with Candleflame" LOGO at the left to learn more about this CD and the previous Candlelight Guitarist CDs, download free mp3 samples, and buy them online with your major credit card or PayPal. Check out the previous CDs by the Candlelight Guitarist : "Music for Rest and Renewal (with nature sounds)" and "Soul Mates and Kindred Spirits." Both CD have been top sellers on Amazon.com. Get them here now! The Candlelight Guitarist™ is Brad Powell, who invites you to be a part of this musical journey, to listen, and let your inner spirit shine bright...the way it was always meant to. Welcome, friend!

The Candlelight Guitarist™ is for people who love relaxing music, romantic guitar music, candlelight music, romantic dinner music, soft jazz, romantic classical music, classical guitar, spanish guitar, romantic background music, meditation music, reading music, soft relaxing music, mood music, yoga music, sounds of nature, romantic instrumentals, soothing instrumentals, romantic spanish music, peaceful guitar, fingerstyle guitar, inspirational music, traveling music, spa music, travel gifts, nature sounds, and romantic acoustic guitar.

A welcome gift of comfort for those seeking stress relief, grief recovery, sympathy, facing bereavement, loss, anxiety, coping with a heavy burden, and other situations where relief is sought. The Candlelight Guitarist is music for restoring the spirit, stress reduction, music for inspiration, music for lovers, music for massage, relaxation music, music for meditation, music for solitude, music for dining, music for bath time, music for relaxation, music for rest & renewal. The Candlelight Guitarist CDs provide soothing music for Healing Hands. The Candlelight Guitarist CDs are for professionals physical therapists, including orthopedic therapists, neurological physical therapy, cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation physical therapists, musculoskeletal physical therapists, hand and foot reflexologists.

Professionals in the natural healing arts love Candlelight Guitarist CDs for relaxing, soothing, stress-reducing music! The Candlelight Guitarist CDs are popular with herbalists, massage therapists, aroma therapists, body workers, energetic healers, mental health professionals, metaphysicians, holistic therapists, holistic health practitioners, polarity health educators, ayurvedic and Chinese medicine practitioners, acupuncturists, auriculotherapists, shamans, feng shui practitioners, naturopaths, homeopaths, pastoral counselors, clinical hypnotherapists, colonic therapists, Reiki practititioners, life coaches, and physicians. The Candlelight Guitarist CDs offer soothing and relaxing musical listening resource for mental health professionals, counselors, including marriage, family and child counselors, and substance abuse treatment counseling, life coaches, Occupational therapists, marriage and family therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers.

People everywhere are finding The Candlelight Guitarist CDs are popular for Thank You gifts, bridal gifts, anniversary gifts, housewarming gifts, hostess gifts, client appreciation gifts, customer appreciation gifts, promotional gifts, gifts for friends, soul mates, best friends, sisters, brothers, mothers, fathers, grandmothers, grandfathers, birthdays, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, and get well gifts, and "just because" gifts.

People who buy The Candlelight Guitarist™ CDs also enjoy music by artists like Joshua Bell, Yo-Yo Ma, James Taylor, Norah Jones, George Winston, William Ackerman, R. Carlos Nakai, Alison Krauss, Josh Groban, Tony Bennett, Sting, Rod Stewart, Michael Buble, Celtic Woman, Barry Manilow, Bette Midler, James Blunt, Sarah McLachlan, Joe Pass, Stan Getz, Vince Guaraldi, Baden Powell, Earl Klugh, Charlie Byrd, Andrés Segovia, Andres Segovia, Oregon, Edgar Meyer, Enya, Secret Garden, Steven Halpern, Paul Horn, Acoustic Alchemy, Jim Brickman, Loreena McKennitt, Windham Hill, Sarah Brightman, Andrea Bocelli, The Most Relaxing Classical Album in the World...Ever! (CD), and composers like Gabriel Fauré, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Johann Sebastian Bach, Antonio Vivaldi, Johannes Brahms, Maurice Ravel, Edvard Grieg, Johann Pachelbel, Erik Satie, Claude Debussy.

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