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Noises for Listening II

I’ll make a series of these yet! (Can 2 posts be a series?)

First some ramblings around a Spanish-style progression, from back before I sold my guitar:

(Fender Acoustic, improv)


My own arrangement of The Beatles’ Norwegian Wood, one of my favorite tunes:

(Takamine tenor ‘ukulele, arr. by me)


And an even classic-er classic, Beethoven’s Fur Elise:

(Takamine tenor ‘ukulele, adapted from an arrangement by Javier Marco)


Enjoy, if you dare…

Noises for listening

A couple rough recordings of songs I’ve been working on.

“The Cave”, orig. by Mumford & Sons:

“Sakura, Sakura”, Japanese traditional:

Enjoy, if you dare…

Recorded with a Takamine mahogany tenor ‘ukulele and iPad, off the side of Figueroa Mountain Road in the lovely Santa Ynez valley. Sorry for the boring view, but I couldn’t get the damn thing to sit up straight. Next time…