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Sting and Dominic Miller – “Lullaby For An Anxious Child”

Lullaby For An Anxious Child – Full Score This is another great collaboration from Sting and Dominic Miller (see my last post on “Shape of My Heart”). I first heard this song from Sting’s 2009 Winter-themed album, ‘If On A … Continue reading

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Sting and Dominic Miller – “Shape Of My Heart”

Shape of My Heart – Full Score (Melody on the B-string) Shape of My Heart – Full Score (Melody on the G-string) Air on a B String. If I were to look at this song alone, I may jump to … Continue reading

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Christopher Young – “Birth of Sandman”

Birth of Sandman – Full Score Spider-Man 3. I liked it. So sue me. And, I loved the original trilogy. Certainly “2” was my favorite. In high school I went through a brief comic book phase, mostly Spider-Man comics. I … Continue reading

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Peter Gabriel – “Solsbury Hill”

Solsbury Hill Peter. I was at Wrigleyville Sports outside of Wrigley Field buying a Cubs hat. The employees at the store were very helpful, but also very particular about the cd’s they played on their little boombox. They were discussing music … Continue reading

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Green Day – “Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)”

Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) “Fingerpicking” with a pick 101: Green Day unplugged. This song had a profound effect on me as a young guitarist. I consider this to be one of those great “picking” songs. It has a … Continue reading

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Jars of Clay – “Worlds Apart” – EABEBE Tuning

Worlds Apart – EABEBE tuning (full chart) Worlds Apart – standard tuning (full chart) In my last post I spent some time talking about the influence that the band Jars of Clay had on worship music. This is particularly true of … Continue reading

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Shawn McDonald – “Here I Am”

This song has two musical components that are very common to contemporary guitar-driven worship music: This particular rhythm pattern (shown above). The key of E Major I graduated from a Bible college that will always be dear to my heart, … Continue reading

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