Monday, April 29, 2013

#lillibulero Day 2

I've nearly got most of the RH - with hesitations and the music in front of me.  Got 40mins on that this afternoon, and another 20 mins or so tonight.  I'll probably spend most of the rest of the week on RH.  LH is going to be hard work, probably.

Just search this tune on YouTube, and read about it in Wikipedia, and you'll see it's got an absurd amount of subtext - the kind of subtexts which could earn you a punch or two in the mouth if approached at the wrong angle in certain parts of the UK.  All of which means it's a bloody good candidate - arguably better than Mozart's Minuet in G - to be my first tune to learn properly all the way through.

Here's a nice version, (there are many more):