Over The Rainbow

Tommy Emmanuel is gigging with pioneer of the Electric Guitar (and also multi-track recording) Les Paul.

Tom mentions that Les worked with Judy Garland and plays a magnificent solo version of Garland’s hit: “Somewhere Over the Rainbow.”

(Begins ~ 7.56 minutes.)

 

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Vale: Glen Campbell

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The “Nine Stone Cowboy” Glen Campbell died at the age of 81. For the last few years, Glen was afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease.

Glen was born in Billstown (it is near Delight!!) Arkansas on 22 April 1938 and died 8 August 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee.

He was a session musician, he was a temporary member of the beach boys, he was an extraordinary musician, a singer, songwriter, television host, and actor. He hosted a music and comedy variety show called The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour on CBS television, from January 1969 through June 1972.During his 50 years in show business, Campbell released more than 70 albums. He sold 45 million records and accumulated 12 RIAA gold albums, four platinum albums, and one double-platinum album.

Glen’s last song:

Milos Karadaglic – Blackbird (Beatles cover)

Montenegrin Miloš Karadaglić, sometimes known just by his mononym Miloš, is an award-winning classical guitarist and Deutsche Grammophon/Mercury Classics recording artist from Montenegro.

Virtuoso guitarist Milos Karadaglic argues The Beatles are “as important as Bach” and should be considered part of the core classical music catalogue. (source)

Here he plays the Beatles “Blackbird.”

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OmKCb9LcEoM?rel=0&controls=0&w=520&h=293]

Ludwig van Beethoven – Moonlight Sonata ( 3rd Movement ) Tina S Cover

Moonlight Sonata (3rd Movement) Ludwig van Beethoven, arranged for electric guitar by Dr.Viossy, played by Tina S (17 y.o).
Filmed and taught by Renaud Louis-Servais

Young Tina S playing with 3 backing tracks: bass, drums, and another electric guitar. Amazing performance for a 17 year old.