13 posts tagged with mefimusicchallenge by umbú.
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Bach vs. Wurlitzer
I decided to work up a Bach Bourrée (BWV 996) as a belated "do what scares you" challenge, since I don't usually try to play classical music. Soon after I learned it, I couldn't stop myself from messing with the groove, adding touches of swing and Cuban rhythms. [more inside]
The Goat Guys song (at the good gig)
This is the song in the background of the radio play below.
The Goat Guys Rule
Here is the other radio play scene that I did about a band called the Goat Guys. Unlike the first one, where the band sucked, at this gig they killed. [more inside]
The Goat Guys Suck
A radio play scene in which a band called the Goat Guys bomb their first gig. It is an excerpt from the young adult novel Cherokee Bat and the Goat Guys by Francesca Lia Block. [more inside]
A collaboration with nicolin: a bossa nova collage that takes its time. [more inside]
Santa santa (with your nose so bright)
My son's singing debut just in time for Xmas.
This is my best shot at singing an a capella Brazilian cowboy song. [more inside]
The first time ever I saw your face
The Roberta Flack version of this song was #1 when I was born, but I decided instead to follow the lead of the Chi-Lites, a Chicago group that rivaled Philadelphia's Delphonics.
Includes the rejects.
A submission to the unofficial "Seven Nation Army" challenge. [more inside]
I started with a cavaquinho (uke), but then it spiraled out of control. [more inside]
Amnesty Month has inspired me to dust this one off: a grimy cover of a Brazilian tune. [more inside]
Lost chapters in American history, episode one: a rivalry between two founding fathers takes a shocking and scandalous turn. [more inside]