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Memoria is a pretty motif from Gustavo Santaolalla’s Narcos: Mexico soundtrack. He’s actually playing an electric guitar that’s doubled with a violin. Given that dynamic, Memoria sounded better on a nylon string, as a lone guitar performance.

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Gear used

My guitar for this piece is a Cordoba GK Studio. You can find a current list of my gear here.

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How to play Memoria | fingerstyle guitar

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The guitar tab for this piece is beautifully written across 3 pages. I recommend this arrangement for beginner and intermediate guitar players. This entire piece is based around a single A Minor chord position.

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Matthew's dad, Jennifer's husband, bass player - New Invisible Joy, YouTuber, short-film composer, creator of modern content for guitar.