Vachez | Raga Du Soir for solo guitar

Vachez | Raga Du Soir for solo guitar

Model: DZ 1258 UPC: 9782896551576 ISBN: 978-2-89655-157-6
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Level: 4
Number of Pages: 12
Instrumentation: Guitar only
Composer: VACHEZ, Sebastien

Here one is asked to retune four of the strings, 3rd to F#, 4th to D#, 5th to B and 6th to low B. Ok but that takes quite some adjusting. It begins with multiple layers of F#s arid Bs to create an authentically Eastern feel to it (some parts are in two staves here also) Then the main Molto Ritmico section leads on with a pizzicato motif, interwoven with various ideas often built around hammer-ons and pull-offs, before the pedal idea hinted at the beginning leads to an extended section where the F#s and Bs underpin a swiftly moving semiquaver melody. Time signatures change swiftly from here on in before settling down back to the Molto Ritmico's first idea. This in turn leads after a swift climax to a repeat of much of the foregoing before a coda whips up the excitement level before a close on a fortissimo B major chord. The hardest thing about this piece is the retuning needed. Having said that, much of it is used in a drone capacity, to enhance the Oriental feel needed. As it stands it is quite an effective four-minute piece that one could place in a concert, providing you didn't pale at all the retuning needed in mid concert.

Chris Dumigan (Classical Guitar Magazine)


  • Model: DZ 1258
  • Manufactured by: d'Oz/Doberman
  • Condition: New
  • UPC: 9782896551576
  • ISBN: 978-2-89655-157-6

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