“I devoted my life to music for a reason, and the reason wasn’t because I wanted to get on or make money, but to try to fulfil myself and also to give people pleasure” – Julian Bream (15 July 1933 – 14 August 2020)Continue…
A 2 hour video biography of the great guitarist Julian Bream.
“Shape of My Heart” is a song by Sting from his album “Ten Summoner’s Tales”, released in 1993.
The song was co-written by guitarist Dominic Miller.
Recently i have found on YouTube some wonderful recordings of Heitor Villa-Lobos playing his own music.
This little piece has an interesting story.
It’s not a mistery: a musician needs to spend time with the instrument.
A very basic fingerstyle piece composed for my guitar students: a little study inspired by a melody by Ludovico Einaudi.
Often to my guitar students i try to propose both pieces from standard course of study, and small exercises based on modern and famous themes.
Usually, I take personally care of the transcription and arrangement of the songs, and today i want to share my own guitar arrangement of a very popular tune, “Manhã de Carnaval”.