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Digg'n Into The 70's for Rock'n Strings
Aye, Mateys - I've found treasure!
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ELCBK
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I was digg'n around in the 70's and found treasure!  

Jethro Tull's "Aqualung" (1971), performed by the Hampton String Quartet. 

...just goes to show we can play this, too! 🤗

 

A little unexpected Pop-Rock (wish I'd found a better recording), Supertramp's "Logical Song" (1979), performed by Felice D'Amico - very fun! 

Just Being Contented Smiley Have some fun!

Love finding some of my favorite music played by strings! 

- Emily

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I saw supertramp on the liverpool empire donkeys years ago when I was a kid, they were brilliant the stage show was amazing, for me living inthe past was the best jethro tull track or jack in the green.

Bit more, bit more, snap #*÷?×[email protected]?#[email protected]

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My teacher on viola

She's also a permanent member of the Bootleg Beatles:-

I think she's hiding behind "George Harrison"

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@Gordon Shumway -

Thank you!

Great "Mr Blue Sky" (love ELO) - love your teacher's viola! 

Love The Beatles' "Eleanor Rigby", too. 

BUT... Eleanor Rigby is the 60's (not the 70's)!🤭

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- Emily

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Aerosmith's "Dream On" (1973), performed by Peter Lee Johnson.

 

 

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...dreamy 

- Emily

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How about a Father & Son Cello team from Italy? 

"Stairway to Heaven" (1971 Led Zeppelin) - performed by GuerzonCellos, Enrico Guerzoni and son Tiziano. 

All the effects are ACOUSTIC!

 

Bit of a Bio -

https://www.mycello.it/en/enri.....uerzoni/ 

https://i.pinimg.com/736x/8d/06/b6/8d06b6c4ee4f9f2cc55f232fe540db99.jpg

 

...Violists may be interested, too!

- Emily

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I can't help but want to give merit to where it's due, so here's another Cello performance!  Great inspiration for 5 string Fiddlers, Violists and Cellists! 

"Layla" (Clapton/Gordon - 1970 Derek and The Dominos), performed by RMS Cello Big Band! 

 

 

Maybe more swing'n than rock'n, but couldn't resist.

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/77/b0/a4/77b0a46e4bb5607dbf1e1cf3078bdd8e.jpg

 

...can't believe I'm calling these "Oldies"! 😊

- Emily

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...can't believe I'm calling these "Oldies"! 😊

- Emily  

@ELCBK - Some of those are a half century old, so yeah, they're oldies (like me)! lol

The old curmudgeon!

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We're YOUNG at Heart! 😉 

Maybe I am turning this into a Cello thread, but these guys are GREAT! 

"Immigrant Song" (Led Zeppelin 1970) - ACOUSTIC performance by DeGambas. 

 

"Smoke On The Water" (Deep Purple 1972), performed by Melo-M! (also Acoustic!)

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/59/ad/19/59ad19ab975969046e1f1551049c8bdb.png

 

Pick up some new techniques? 

...childhood memories. 🥰

- Emily

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ELCBK said
How about a Father & Son Cello team from Italy? 

"Stairway to Heaven" (1971 Led Zeppelin) - performed by GuerzonCellos, Enrico Guerzoni and son Tiziano. 

All the effects are ACOUSTIC!

 

  

That was very cool! 👍🏻👍🏻

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