Liturgical Guitarist: People, Look East (BESANCON)

Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
Classical music
Solo instrument (Acoustic Guitar [notation])
Instrumental parts
Not available
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Updated 10/19/2004 Notation readers: pay particular attention to the TAB on page 1. The melody (except for the bel canto in measures 9 and 10) is played entirely on the 4th string. Proper balance is critical to pull this off. Try to get the brightest sound possible for the melody and keep the bass subordinate. ENDING: Measure 31 should be played with harmonics, as indicated in the note on the score. My Sibelius 1.22 is not capable of notating harmonics correctly, so I do the best I can.

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