“My Favorite Things” Chord Melody
My Favorite Things (transcription from the video)
If you’re one of those guitarists that is jealous of how pianists have all the advantages just because they can get a fuller sound using both hands to simultaneously play a chord and a melody, and you believe this makes them self-sufficient…well, you may be right to a certain point. But let me remind you that we guitarists can also be self sufficient, IF….. we learn to play finger-style chord melody…
In this video I want to teach you a finger-style arrangement of a well known composition from “The Sound Of Music” which became a jazz standard after John Coltrane recorded it. And I’m referring to “My Favorite Things”. This is a great addition to your repertoire of jazz waltzes that most people will instantly recognize.In addition…this one’s also a great cure for piano envy. Just ask Julie Andrews…ha,ha
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