Liturgical Guitarist: Abide with Me

William Henry Monk
Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
1 minute
Classical music
Solo instrument (Acoustic Guitar [notation])
Instrumental parts
Not available
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For those familiar with my style, the 3rd beat of measure 11 presents the only difficulty. Initially, position the 1st and 3rd fingers together. Give yourself the extra half beat to place the second finger. Oftentimes, difficult changes can be broken apart in this manner (prioritization) to make life easier.

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