Saturday, January 10, 2009

Cecilia cover

Here's a video of me playing Aldrine Guerrero's Cecilia using the Kepasa Gypsy Rose. The tabs are available at Dominator's website.

This song has got this 8 fret pinkie stretch that I can only pull off using a concert sized ukulele. Dominator also tabbed out a tenor friendly version that eschews the 8 fret pinkie stretch, but isn't exactly how Aldrine plays it.

Anyway, here it is:

2 comments:

Howlin' Hobbit said...

Jeez! Two in a row!

Great job on the tune, GX. You're going to do more videos, right?

GX9901 said...

Thanks Hobbit. You're being too kind. :)

I'm posting these videos for fun so I guess whenever time and the occasion permits, I'll post some more.

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