Guitar Instrumental.

I recently created a guitar instrumental with both rhythm and lead parts. It is currently untitled, but its genre delves into, I suppose, flamenco and a bit of folk country. I recorded each section and layered it together through Soundtrap. The guitar model I use is an acoustic-electric Fender CD-60SCE, the strings I use are steel D’addario, 12-gauge. Feel free to listen to it, if you’d like. I admit it gets a little messy in the middle and I might rework on it again in the future. Will I write lyrics or a poem to accompany it? It’s up in the air, so maybe I will revisit that possibility in the near future.

I have only recently started delving into “soloing” on the fretboard, and I played in what I tried the b-minor scale, I believe. As you can tell, I love my bends a bit too much.

A tad of Flamenco with wild western. You know the movies.
The model I use. The color is similar, if not the same, to the one I do own.


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50 replies

  1. I’m glad you posted this!

    Creates separate blog for music immediately

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  2. Amazing this was so soothing. Well done. 😇

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  3. Didn’t know you could play such a mean guitar, so awesome! 👏🏼👏🏼

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  4. Truly beautiful and melodic and yes it could be a piece used in a movie, a romantic western or a romantic love story. Loved it Lucy!!✨

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  5. This sounds amazing! Such talent! 🙂

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  6. Lucy, this is wonderful. Bravo.
    xoxo

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  7. Very cool. Haunting. With all your bends, you might go to a lighter gauge. I use Martin SP Extra light and love ’em.

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  8. Had no idea you played the guitar. Not bad!

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  9. I agree, you do play a mean guitar, absolutely awesome!❤️

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  10. This was superb!

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  11. Wow, this is quite the track! It’s got that nice country and wanderlust feel to it 🤩
    Hey, what inspired you to create such a track?

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  12. Really loved your Guitar Instrumental !! Beautiful – you are so talented!
    😘💕🌹😊

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  13. Very nice Lucy! you must have one of those foot pedals that records your rhythms so you can play your melody. I love it. I like the Spanish flavor. You will have to get together with Glenn and do the music for his westerns!! :>)
    dwight

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  14. It is sound pretty good in my opinion. It might need a little tweeking ad you say. I do hope to hear it with lyrics

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  15. The middle part was actually making me smile. 😀
    A great music piece, thank you for sharing this.
    The “messy” part was actually the best part because it showed that you are alive.
    I like a few wrong notes or messed up parts here and there.
    For the feelings and because it makes it unique.
    A complete perfect music piece is cool as well, no question, but when all is just like that things seem way too similar and without freedom.
    I for my part are even happier when an artist / musician (etc.) makes a mistake (according to some), while for me it is telling that someone is a living being and can’t always make everything 100% correct and perfect and also shouldn’t have to (which sadly is often expected). A true performance should not be worshiped or cheered for because it was a perfect one or was according to some script or whatever, no, it should be about the one who gives / does / makes the performance, the music track (etc.) as well.
    Okay, before I get paradox or too confusing again (one of my strengths I guess) I stop.
    If people really like you, love you and want you here, listen and read or what else you might want to share or just came up with, they will like you even more for these random things. And yes, “fooling around” is quite an inspiration and some times it just hits you.
    I have heard and seen some live performances in which people had to start over again and people were totally fine with it, as long as they could hear them. ❤
    Although I did only hear the guitar, hearing some living sound was truly delighting.
    (Too many words? Well, you know, either short or endless. 😀 )

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    • Aww, thank you so very much. I have never considered a perspective like that. That is truly enlightening–how making mistakes shows how someone is alive. I have to say that what you wrote is probably the most honest thing I’ve read in my life. 😀

      I think the whole fun in music is just that–to mess around and go into the unknown. It can be thrilling. Thank you again for your lovely comment, and too many words? No way. I enjoyed reading them and I thank you for the support and encouragement. It means a lot to me.

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      • Thanks. 🙂
        And about the “Too may words”, in my past I have just heard too many times that I talk too much, write too much, think too much, basically am too much, that it caused deep scars. ❤

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