Let me play you Beethoven like you've never heard before, with guitars, bass, drums, strings, and synths.I hope these recordings of my modern arrangements will encourage young players to delve into experimenting more with classical music.
A couple of new tunes: When it comes to guitar, it's always fun to see where I end up or am heading with each new piece I create. I am beginning to have my own unique style of playing as I continue to experiment with it. It's a lot different from playing keys as I already have built my own styles throughout the years. But, with guitar, I began creating a style back in the late 60's and into the 70's and then quit playing it in the mid 70's as I was too busy playing piano and organ with several bands.
It wasn't until 2005 that I picked up the guitar again, relearning every aspect of it. I have to say that It has b...
Earthquake in Italy, my music for a donation: My new song "Helping hand" is my personal musical tribute for all the people who died and that are suffering the terrible earthquake consequences in Abruzzo, Italy.
It's a soundtrack song completely free for download, just click
If you want you can make a donation (the official Italian Red Cross site) here
Thank you very much,
some nylon string smooth jazz: Finally got around to doing something on the old nylon string guitar again. I had some issues with tone,keeping the thing in tune and since it has a wider neck than an electric or acoustic guitar it's just been a bear to play especially with arthritis. So while playing around with dim 5th tuning I discovered that there is still hope for the nylon string guitar but I just needed to fine tune the idea for my situation.
With the dim 5th tuning there were still a few unbearable stretches so I had to rethink it and maybe try going down to a fourth instead. Now in a full 4th tuning situation the ...