Category: Method

A Christmas Carol (2019): theme | fingerstyle guitar

A Christmas Carol (2019): theme | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

A Christmas Carol (2019) Free download on SoundCloud. “What was the purpose of our gross accumulation?” – Jacob Marley A Christmas Carol (2019) is a British miniseries (starring Guy Pearce) based on the 1843 novella of the same name by Charles Dickens. It aired on […]

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Ad Astra: To the Stars (Max Richter) fingerstyle guitar

Ad Astra: To the Stars (Max Richter) fingerstyle guitar + TAB

To the Stars Free download on SoundCloud. As of this writing, To the Stars, is the first released song from Brad Pitt’s deep space epic, Ad Astra. I think about Pitt’s career often. His IMDb page is ridiculously good. From early in the 90’s his […]

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Lyudmilla - Evan Handyside - music inspired by HBO's Chernobyl

Lyudmilla – Evan Handyside (music inspired by HBO’s Chernobyl) + TAB

Lyudmilla Free download on SoundCloud. Lyudmilla Ignatenko is a central character in the bleak story of Chernobyl. Her personal journey embodies the entire battle: [Bureaucratic ineptitude and a crumbling Soviet system ultimately generate a nuclear catastrophe. Hundreds of thousands of regular people are called to […]

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The Garden Tomb - Evan Handyside (ambient, World guitar)

The Garden Tomb – Evan Handyside (ambient, World guitar) + TAB

The Garden Tomb Free download on SoundCloud. A few months back, I decided to give meditation a serious go. I found the process to be unnatural for me — as I couldn’t quiet my mind (Playing guitar is really the only thing that truly quiets […]

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billie eilish

Billie Eilish: come out and play (acoustic guitar) + TAB

READ: My focus for 2019 is growing my YouTube channel substantially. I want to affect more people in the world (and their guitar playing) with my arrangements. My plan is to generate more free material..a lot more. You can directly help me create more free […]

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evan handyside

Broken Noons Trailer Theme (score by Evan Handyside) + TAB

Broken Noons I’m so happy to share with you the trailer for my first film score, Broken Noons. Broken Noons is a short film written and directed by Guillermo L. Vázquez, and stars actress Josi Lage. The score was written and recorded by (yours truly) Evan […]

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gustavo santaolalla

Gustavo Santaolalla: Things We Lost in the Fire (guitar theme #2) + TAB

Things We Lost in the Fire This is the second musical theme from, Things We Lost in the Fire: a (2007) drama starring Halle Berry and Benicio Del Toro. The story follows (Berry) a recent widow and her husband’s drug addicted best friend (Del Toro). […]

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Flight: (ambient, world guitar) by Evan Handyside + TAB

Flight Photo: Eamonn Maguire Free download on SoundCloud. I wrote this song in 15 minute long flow state. Artists, musicians, writers, and creators experience the “flow state” often. To explain the feeling, you’re creating something while simultaneously channeling the universe – as crazy as that […]

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Jack and the Dustbowl: Belief (Nicholas Kirk) for guitar + TAB

[Forgive the unsightly gash on the top of my head in the beginning of the video. I have a two-year-old boy, which means at any time my noggin can be pelted with flying blocks. No hair to conceal it!] My friend Micah Albert inadvertently turned […]

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A River Through It

A River Runs Through It: Theme for guitar + TAB

A River Runs Through It, is modern classic movie about the two sons of a stern minister, growing up in rural Montana while devoted to fly fishing. One son is reserved, while the other one (Brad Pitt) is rebellious.  The movie is directed by Robert Redford, […]

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts: theme | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

[Update 2018: This song is also known as Salamander Eyes from Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.] I haven’t read or watched anything from the Harry Potter franchise, but I love composer James Newton Howard. ‘Newt Says Goodbye to Tina‘ is a poignant melody that […]

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Only Ghosts – Evan Handyside (ambient, contemporary) guitar + TAB

A higher quality, mastered version of Only Ghosts is available as a free download on SoundCloud. I’m thinking that I’ll release music on SoundCloud, rather than iTunes, Spotify, etc. Streaming has ruined profitability for all musicians, independent or otherwise. Literally an entire generation has been […]

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