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Liturgical Guitarist: Morning Has Broken

Composer
trad.
Year of composition
2004
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Solo instruments
Instrumental parts
Not available
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Follow fingerings carefully, especially in the trickier parts (measures 12-15, 19, 22, 23, 26, and 27). I wrote my own Cat Stevens inspired turnaround, which takes up most of the first ending. I couldn't write out his due to copyright, but I would recommend finding his arrangement, transposing it, and adapting it to this key. You can even modulate up to the key of A, but that will take you beyond an intermediate level of difficulty. The final three measures of the first ending should give you some ideas how to vary the piece the second time through. Have fun!

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