Etude No. 1 (Mauro Giuliani)
I’m getting started on this beautiful piece. I’ve already read through and memorized it (harmonic analysis included!) but for now I’m sticking with the first few measures. Already, there is an “unfamiliar shape” for my LH to get used to (fourth beat of bar 3 and 1st beat of…[Read more]
Congratulations! Your husband’s arrangement and performance of Be Thou is breathtaking. I used to sing it very often in a Celtic style, so it is close to my heart, too. I’m excited you are learning it (sounds gorgeous so far!)
Best of luck with your goals! They look like good ones and are well thought out.
Great job. I’ve been interested in getting started with this piece — that particular little moment you’ve recorded is absolutely beautiful. You have me inspired.
All the best,
I find it very fascinating! Love seeing how a piece works. Sometimes I need to be careful though because its easy for me to study and read about music/guitar and forget to get the actual, hands-on practice in.
2.9 Score Analysis
Thought I’d shake off the dust on this poor progress journal by posting some theory & analysis homework! I’ve been making it routine to analyze each piece I encounter, from degrees of just reading through and mentally making note, to writing out as much as I possibly can decipher.
This one was very enjoyable to do. There…[Read more]
Hello Diane, and welcome to CGC!
I had a few years of piano as a kid, and later, plenty of choir singing. I am finding that these other musical areas have been informing my guitar studies greatly! A couple examples…my singing experience has made me familiar to phrasing of a melody line, and knowing my way around the piano has helped me with…[Read more]
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