Wayne Bargen is a local Saskatoon fingerstyle, acoustic guitar player. He started playing guitar in his youth, which turned into a passion for creating songs. Wayne’s musical performance is well suited for background music, such as at cafés, restaurants, wedding receptions, corporate functions, and formal banquets. His performances have been at various corporate events, including Saskatchewan Teachers Federation Awards Banquet, Habitat for Humanity Art Auction, Oshkidee and Ranger Lake Bible Camp Fall Banquets and different events at Village Guitar and Amp Co., as well as at Prairie Ink (McNally Robinson) restaurant and Saskatoon Farmers Market.
Wayne has two guitar instrumental CDs, featuring original tracks. He recorded the albums at Revelation Studio with Colin Richet as his sound engineer. Wayne hopes his recordings can be used to create a relaxing atmosphere for his listeners.
Wayne is an elementary school teacher, and he enjoys using music in the classroom to enhance learning. He has written several educational songs.