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23 x 30 cm, 8 pages

Art.Nr. D 831
ISBN 978-3-86849-239-2
ISMN 979-0-50017-374-8

Paul Simon / Michael Langer

Cecilia

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from the series "Fingerstyle"

: 1-2 Guitars

The series Fingerstyle: pop, rock, jazz and Latin for Guitar offers original pieces and arrangements for one or two guitars. In standard notation with extensive fingering and accurate stylistic notes, these volumes should inspire pleasure and passion in new music for guitar.
‘Cecilia’, recorded in 1970 on Simon & Garfunkel’s album Bridge over troubled water and released as a single, was a successful follow up to the title song of the album. Originally a 3-chord number in 4/4 with a rock groove, some changes have been made to the time signature, harmony, rhythm and tune in this arrangement. This new version is based on the many and various arrangements which Paul Simon has made over the years to reinvent his greatest hits for his concert tours.
Special feature: The first part of the arrangement can be played as a solo.

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Cecilia

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Michael Langer plays both classical guitar and fingerstyle. At the beginning of his career he won the “American Fingerstyle Guitar Festival” competition and was awarded the accolade “Best Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitarist” by the US magazine “Guitar Player”. |Today, he is Professor of Classical Guitar at the Anton Bruckner Private University in Linz, Austria, and at the Vienna Conservatory Private University. He has been giving concerts in many European countries, the USA and China for the last 25 years. |Langer is the author of numerous publications which have appeared in several languages and he is also very busy working as a teacher at master classes and advanced training courses. More information on CDs, books, concerts and workshops can be found on this home page: www.michaellanger.at



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