Tag: Max Richter

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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Taboo (FX): Opening theme for guitar (Max Richter) + TAB

Taboo, is a British drama miniseries created by Steven Knight, Tom Hardy, and his father Edward “Chips” Hardy. Also co-produced by Ridley Scott, the miniseries follows an adventurer who returns to Britain from Africa along with fourteen stolen diamonds to seek vengeance after the death […]

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Max Richter

Max Richter: Dona Nobis Pacem (The Leftovers) fingerstyle guitar

“Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.” ― Bruce Lee Refinement I’m definitely a believer that your best effort is often good enough. As a creator, it’s easy to get mired in perfectionism.  The people who accomplish […]

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The Twins (Prague) for classical guitar

Max Richter: Departure (The Leftovers) fingerstyle guitar

While technology in film is often times bedazzling to look at — nothing beats authentic characters. A friend of mine made the observation that even a good plot can’t beat plain old great actors and well developed characters. When I think about it, some of my favorite […]

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Opening titles theme

Max Richter: How to play the The Leftovers (Main Title Theme) for guitar

So far, the most interesting thing about HBO’s The Leftovers is the opening title sequence which aired at the beginning of the second episode. It’s a dark, hedonistic riff on the Sistine Chapel — with a fairly compelling theme song by composer, Max Richter. A […]

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Vladimir's Blues by Max Richter

The Leftovers: How to Play Vladimir’s Blues for guitar (Max Richter)

“Play is the highest form of research.” ― Albert Einstein I’m interested in HBO’S new series, The Leftovers, so naturally I wanted to find out what the music was all about. I knew Max Richter was composing the score, but I wanted to hear, and […]

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On the Nature of Daylight (Max Richter) for guitar + TAB

Update 11/13/16: On the Nature of Daylight is used as the opening and closing theme of Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi thriller Arrival. This was one of my very first posts from 2012, and my blog has come a long way since then! Even still, I rewrote and […]

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