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
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.
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