Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

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Postby Nina Ekatarina » Wed Jul 28, 2010 4:45 pm

La Catedral, Something happened in a wonder Forest, Koyunbaba..

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby Chris NewVillage » Thu Jul 29, 2010 6:26 pm

Andante By Remi Bouchard, an RCM level 2 piece.
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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby camciver » Fri Aug 06, 2010 5:06 pm

You might want to check out the music by the Danish Guitarist/Composer Per-Olov Kindgren (http://www.per-olovkindgren.com/) . I think he has some very beautiful short pieces which are very accessible almost all are on his uTube Channel.

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby Enter50 » Mon Jun 04, 2012 9:43 pm

A book I read from that may fit the bill for this post is, "30 Easy Spanish Guitar Solos", arranged by Mark Phillips. It has several "gentle, beautiful pieces". It also has some simplified arrangements of more advanced "gentle, beautiful" pieces. check it out.

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby George Crocket » Tue Jun 05, 2012 7:20 am

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby dropbydrop » Fri Jul 08, 2016 2:17 pm

Hans W wrote:
Another one I just came across is Sunrise http://zohourian.com/main/Download.htm.
The simplest yet most beautiful piece I know of. There's mp3 and score there.

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Thanks for the clue.
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The actual link is http://zohourian.com/main/Download.htm

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby Corey » Fri Jul 08, 2016 7:35 pm

I think Tarrega - "Study in E minor" may fit what you're looking for, it has a lot of room for finding the right touch/emotion like you said. Very simple too.

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Postby Steve Langham » Fri Jul 15, 2016 2:28 am

Corey wrote:I think Tarrega - "Study in E minor" may fit what you're looking for, it has a lot of room for finding the right touch/emotion like you said. Very simple too.



Very simple too.... that is relative. It is a grade 5 piece in Australia so not considered that easy!

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby clivepics » Fri Jul 15, 2016 11:29 am

Gerald Garcia Study 12 - love it - around Grade 6 ish level

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby Hans W » Sun Jul 17, 2016 1:01 am

dropbydrop wrote:
Hans W wrote:
Another one I just came across is Sunrise http://zohourian.com/main/Download.htm.
The simplest yet most beautiful piece I know of. There's mp3 and score there.

Hans


Thanks for the clue.
:merci: :merci: :merci:
The actual link is http://zohourian.com/main/Download.htm

Federico

You're welcome and its still one of my favorite pieces to play because I don't have to concentrate or anticipate a difficult part coming up. The whole piece is just easy and oh so beautiful.

By the way, I checked the difference between my link from my post of 8 yrs ago and your corrected link and the only difference is my link had the word "Main" capitalized and your link had "main" ( no capital "M") ie http://zohourian.com/Main/Download.htm doesn't work but http://zohourian.com/main/Download.htm does.... :?: :?: :?: I always thought url addresses were insensitive to capitals but apparently not. Weird.

Enjoy playing it. I've never run across anything else that even comes close to meeting the dictate of this thread.

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby okdaysdays » Sat Jul 23, 2016 9:35 pm

phillip houghtons seven short solos have some serious gorgeous melodies i have ever heard as if they were taken from movies.

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby dragon52 » Mon Jul 25, 2016 7:31 am

Leo Brouwer " Una dia de novembre " a beautiful and not complicated to play.

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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby zupfgeiger » Mon Jul 25, 2016 11:51 am

Galliard by Antony Holborne. Fantastic piece. Very gentle.
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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby doug » Mon Jul 25, 2016 12:48 pm

One of my favorite pieces to play, which I would call gentle and beautiful, is Matthew McAllister's, "Daniel's Tune."
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Re: Gentle, " -beautiful" - pieces...??

Postby RichardUno » Mon Jul 25, 2016 8:32 pm

Check out "Cantilena" by Hilary Field. It's in the Our Scores forum.


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