This is one if two arrangements I have made of the famous Ode to Joy melody found in the 9th Symphony by Beethoven. This is the harder of the two to play but, to me, it is more fun. You can see the full video at my guitar school on my website.
Scarborough Fair is one of my favorite melodies. It’s a beautiful English folk song made popular by Simon and Garfunkel. You can learn this at my guitar school on my website.
Somewhere Over the Rainbow is a beautiful song sung by Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz. You can learn the rest of this piece at my guitar school on my website
House of the Rising Sun is my favorite song. I have always loved the version by The Animals:
I have made two arrangements of this over the years. This is the harder arrangement I have made. You can learn the full version in my guitar school.
The Godfather theme is so beautiful. This movie was the first date for my mom and dad. My dad loved it. My mom hated it. You can learn this at my guitar school.
Nothing Else Matters by Metallica is a great piece and it uses some classical guitar techniques in it. In this video I show you how to play it. You can see the entire video at my guitar school found on my website.
Amazing Grace is my favorite hymn and one of my favorite songs of all-time. This is a teaching video of me going through my easy arrangement of this song. You can watch the full video at my guitar school.
Manhã de Carnaval, by Luis Bonfa is a favorite of mine. I first heard it played by the guitarist, Baden Powell:
I run a jazz band at Lake Michigan College and this past year we played a version of it for jazz band which was a lot of fun. This is not my jazz band but is a fun performance:
In this recording I am reading from a lead sheet.
Here is the famous Bourree in E minor by J.S. Bach. You can learn this note-for-note at my website. Just check out my guitar school by clicking here.
Dee is a piece written by Randy Rhoads and was included on the album, Blizzard of Ozz by Ozzy Osbourne. Beautiful piece of music that was written for his mother.