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Johann Johannsson: Flight from the City | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Johann Johannsson Free audio download on SoundCloud. Jóhann Jóhannsson was an extraordinary Icelandic composer. For a period of time, he lead the modern post-classical movement — which is identified with experimental, minimalist, and electronic music. He passed away in February 2018 at the age of […]

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Coventry Carol, a Christmas EP by Evan Handyside

Coventry Carol is a Christmas EP that I’ve long wanted to release. It’s a short collection of 5 songs. All are my own arrangements, and two of them are written by me: The Holly in the Windy Hedge and Ode to the Season. I’ve been […]

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Comptine d’un autre été, l’après midi | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Free audio download on SoundCloud. Comptine d’un autre été, l’après midi Comptine d’un autre été, l’après midi (Nursery rhyme from another summer, the afternoon) is a piece of music by composer, Yann Tiersen. As the principle song from Amelie, it’s by far his most popular […]

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: Harry in Winter | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Harry in Winter Free audio download on SoundCloud. While I haven’t seen many of the Harry Potter films — the music is fantastic. Harry in Winter is so thematical, that it resonates with me, even though I haven’t seen the Goblet of Fire. Written by […]

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Yellowstone: theme | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

(I originally posted this piece in 2018. It’s one of my favorites, so I redid the performance with my current recording standards. No one will know the difference, just me.) Yellowstone Free audio download on SoundCloud. Yellowstone is a Paramount TV series written and directed […]

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Coventry Carol – Evan Handyside | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Coventry Carol Free audio download on SoundCloud. The “Coventry Carol” is an English Christmas carol dating from the 16th century. Loreena McKennitt’s version is my favorite and you can find my arrangement of her performance here. I love the sound of voices forming one single […]

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Narcos: Mexico – El Recuerdo (Gustavo Santaolalla) fingerstyle guitar + TAB

El Recuerdo Free audio download on SoundCloud. El Recuerdo (The Memory) by Gustavo Santaolalla, is from the soundtrack for Narcos: Mexico. The whole thing is a treasure trove of gorgeous, minimalist pieces by Santaolalla. I can’t wait to dig into to even further. I’m already […]

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The Last of the Mohicans: The Kiss | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

The Kiss Free audio download on Soundcloud. The Kiss is the up-tempo, and secondary cue from The Last of the Mohicans. Another (nearly identical) version of this cue is entitled Promentory. Both songs are actually a Celtic violin motif entitled “The Gael” by Scottish singer-songwriter […]

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Gustavo Santaolalla: Zats the Prince of Bats | fingerstyle guitar

Gustavo Santaolalla: Zats the Prince of Bats | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Maya and the Three Free audio download on SoundCloud. Maya and the Three (Maya y los tres) is a Mexican animated miniseries on Netflix. The show is about a precocious and lively princess on a mission to fulfill an ancient prophecy and save humanity from […]

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The Last Duel | fingerstyle guitar

The Last Duel | fingerstyle guitar + TAB

The Last Duel Free download of this performance on SoundCloud. This is the central theme from The Last Duel. This motif is manifested on quite a few tracks from the soundtrack by, Harry Gregson Williams. The song ‘Managing the Estate’ is specifically what I used […]

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God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen - Evan Handyside (Ambient, World guitar)

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen – Evan Handyside (Ambient, World guitar) + TAB

Free audio download on SoundCloud.  Listen on Spotify  (Also available on all streaming services, and wherever you get your music.) God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen is an English traditional Christmas carol — also known as Tidings of Comfort and Joy. […]

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Gustavo Santaolalla: Abby and Owen (The Last Of Us Part II) fingerstyle guitar

Gustavo Santaolalla: Abby and Owen (The Last Of Us Part II) fingerstyle guitar + TAB

Abby and Owen Free audio download on SoundCloud. This motif is an unreleased track from The Last Of Us Part II by Gustavo Santaolalla. It’s relatively easy to play and works as a perfectly as an etude (a composition built on a technical motive — […]

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