This groupmuse happened on Saturday, December 5, at 7:30 PM EST.
Desktop internet music

This is a Virtual Groupmuse.

Connect to great musicians and a warm and welcoming community over live performances streamed into your home.

Cover Me, Comfort Me - Adagio for Strings on Guitar
Livestream

Cover Me, Comfort Me - Adagio for Strings on Guitar

Sat, December 5, 2020 7:30 PM, EST

This virtual Goupmuse concert explores a variety of classical-styled "covers" on solo guitar, including Samuel Barber's "Adagio for Strings;" the "Adagio" from Joaquin Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez;" "Gnossienne No. 1" and "Gymnopedie No 1" by Erik Satie; and arrangements of songs by Radiohead, Massive Attack, Peter Gabriel, The Beatles, and more. Performed on classical, acoustic, and electric guitar, this concert's repertoire is designed to provide comfort and calm for your weekend, as we can all use some consolation and solace in these challenging times.

Program

Classical-style covers from the classical tradition as well as from popular music.

Gymnopedie no 1 and Gnossienne No. 1 - Erik Satie
Cry Me a River – Arthur Hamilton
Floresta do Amazonas: Melodia Sentimental - Heitor Villa-Lobos
Adagio for Strings – Samuel Barber

Adagio from Concierto de Aranjuez - Joaquin Rodrigo
Here Comes the Flood - Peter Gabriel
Everything in its Right Place - Radiohead
Teardrop - Massive Attack
Canto do Xango – Baden Powell

Comments

Sign up or Login to leave a comment.

Host

Attendees

Yes
Kyu Hyeon (Katherine) Lim Emcee
Yes
David Borden
Yes
Dan Cohen
Yes
Brian Gray
Yes
Steve Frary
Yes
Elana Smith
Yes
Frank X White
Yes
Alisha Scott
Yes
Debra Smith
Yes
Barbara Zocal
Yes
Leslie Hunter
Yes
Richard Hartung
Yes
Maria-Pia Younger
Yes
Meaghan Nolan
Yes
Gary Benjamin