Hi, my name is David and I am a professional guitarist, songwriter and a beatmaker. I play both classical and electric guitar, piano, drums, and percussions. My favorite genres are pop, soul, RnB, latin, and hip-hop. I am involved with music on a daily basis, practically my whole life evolves around it. Can't wait to make something great together!
Been invited to the national television and radio because of my musical skills.
Played with National Symphony Orchestra.
Recorded guitar for the Sendrejs, who have collaborated with Hans Zimmer.
A soloist and a co-arranger on the GodZone Tour 2018 (25,000 spectators),
A guest at the Jozef Holly PianoShow Tour, where I performed as a guitarist.
A guest at the Robo Opatovsky's pop-jazz tour.
I just finished my studies of classical guitar in Brno, Czech Republic, and I am free to dedicate all my time to creating music, and playing concerts. I am mostly known as a guitar player, people recognize me because of my flamenco style of playing, which is unique in Slovakia.
I love to create songs and beats that are mostly pop, latin, soul, and hip-hop. I also play electric guitar, my inspiration is John Mayer, Tom Misch, and Jimmy Hendricks. I enjoy playing solos and funky riffs.
I am very open minded when it comes to the music, and I am sure that I can help you to make your record better and according to your taste. Music is my whole life and I am ready for any challenge, so do not hesitate to contact me.
We can discuss the terms individually, based on your requirements.
Tell me about your project and how I can help, through the 'Contact' button above.
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I work with several guitarists but David is one of the best guitarists out there! He is very skillful and delivers fast!! I'm a returning customer.
Super talented guitarist! High quality recordings! I'm a returning customer.
Amazing guitarist! I was blown away by the recordings! I definitely recommend him anytime.
David is really talented young guy. Worked with him for many years now. The best guitarist I have ever met!
Interview with David Bilek
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I worked on my EP, which I produced entirely at home.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I'm working on my album and I'm currently recording guitars for a song for a gypsy band that worked with Hanz Zimmer.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: I do not know anyone
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Combination. Because everyone has their advantages and benefits.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: Meet 100% of its requirements.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: That I can do what I enjoy the most. Being creative and unfettered, having endless possibilities to create something unique.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Whether we understand their ideas. My answer is mostly yes. If I don't understand them, I'll do a demo and then we'll talk about whether it's their idea.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: People think it's easy and that I make money in a short time, but they don't realize how much time I've invested in myself.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What style of music would he want from me. What he expects of me. What guitar should I use. What techniques of the game should I play in his song. How fast he wants it done.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Be open to new ideas and don't be afraid to experiment.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Guitar, Macbook, Focusrite sound card, Arturia keylab Neumann TLM 103,
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I have been involved in music since I was 7 years old and I am currently 24, so my whole life. I have won almost all national competitions. I was invited to play as a solo guitarist in Moscow. I am known mainly as a solo guitarist who combines elements of flamenco, jazz, rock, pop ...
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Very spirited and passionate style, whether in fast but also slow songs.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Currently H.E.R. because her music and overall perception is very close to me.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Do not adjust the recordings of the instruments to complete perfection, but leave a dirt that gives a feeling to the song.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Latino, pop, rnb, soul and hiphop.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: The technique of playing the guitar, especially when it comes to flamenco style. Also a feeling for the composition of the song to make it interesting and captivating for the listener.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Especially my temperament and imaginativeness. Combining different elements from different genres that fit together in the end. I enjoy playing with ideas and moving them one level up.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I work very fast. I usually send the first demo recording on the same day after entering the project. Subsequently, I consult with the client until it is perfect.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I work with LogicProX. I have a Focusrite sound card, two Yamaha monitors, Arturia KeyLab keys, AKG stereo microphones and a Neumann TLM 103.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: When it comes nylon guitar I am inspired by Al Di Meola, Paco de Lucia, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Estas Tone. Acustic guitar: Mateu Sasato and Dan Kanter who is guitarist for Justin Bieber. Electric guitar: John Mayer, Jimmy Hendrix, Tom Mish and Cory Wong.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I record every type of guitar in every genre, mostly it is gypsy, flamenco, latino, pop, rock, rnb, soul and hip-hop. I like do some beat and production in latino, pop, RnB, soul and hip-hop genre.