Chris Taylor Music

Acoustic guitarist based in the Channel Islands, UK

All I want for Christmas is you

Updated: 29th November 2018
First published: 29th November 2018
Tags: Pdf, Vocal accompaniment, Christmas, Chord chart, Chord chart
Category: Christmas music
A perfectly accurate chord chart for Mariah Carey's "All I want for Christmas is you".

Rootless chord inversions for jazz accompaniment

Updated: 19th October 2018
First published: 19th October 2018
Tags: Resources, Theory, Chord boxes, Chord boxes
Category: Theory
Practical three note versions of jazz chords, omitting the root note.

Landslide

Updated: 7th October 2018
First published: 30th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Tab, Vocal accompaniment, Vocal accompaniment
Category: Vocal accompaniment
An easy and very pretty accompaniment to Fleetwood Macs Landslide. Words and music by Stevie Nicks.

Spooky

Updated: 29th September 2018
First published: 29th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Accompaniment, Accompaniment
Category: Vocal accompaniment
Guitar accompaniment to Spooky, Classics IV. Popularised by Dusty Springfield.

Green Onions

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 28th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Accompaniment, Accompaniment
Category: Solo guitar arrangements
Twelve bar accompaniment to 'Green Onions' - Booker T. & the M.G.'s

Wonderful Tonight (intro)

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 25th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Vocal accompaniment, Intro, Intro
Category: Vocal accompaniment
The introduction to Eric Clapton's Wonderful Tonight. Harmony plus the iconic licks.

Top 5 sites for the guitar practitioner

Updated: 8th October 2018
First published: 24th September 2018
Tags: Tools, Resources, Resources
Category: Guitarist resources
LInks to 5 websites every guitarist should know about.

Time after Time

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 23rd September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Vocal accompaniment, Vocal accompaniment
Category: Vocal accompaniment
Vocal accompaniment for Eva Cassidy's version of Time After Time. Words and music by Cyndi Lauper and Rob Hyman.

Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 20th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Vocal accompaniment, Vocal accompaniment
Category: Vocal accompaniment
Abba, Gimme Gimme Gimme (a man after midnight). Vocal accompaniment for guitarists.

Morning Has Broken

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 19th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Hymn, Vocal accompaniment, Vocal accompaniment
Category: Hymn arrangements
A solo guitar arrangement of the popular hymn 'Morning Has Broken'. Words by Eleanor Farjeon and based on traditional music.

Stand By Me - Solo guitar arrangement

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 18th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Solo guitar, Solo guitar
Category: Solo guitar arrangements
A instrumental version of Ben E. King's song 'Stand by me'. Words & Music by Ben E. King, Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller.

Chord inversions for jazz accompaniment

Updated: 19th October 2018
First published: 17th September 2018
Tags: Resources, Theory, Chord boxes, Chord boxes
Category: Theory
Some user friendy 1st, 2nd and 3rd inversion chord shapes.

Accompanying hymns with guitar

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 12th September 2018
Tags: Hymn, Resources, Resources
Category: Hymn arrangements
An approach to playing hyms - for instrumental guitarists. I set out my advice, based upon experience accompanying hymns at weddings.

It must be love

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 7th September 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Solo guitar, Solo guitar
Category: Solo guitar arrangements
Dowload a solo guitar, waltz time arrangement of 'It Must Be Love' - Labi Siffre.

Two new hymn arrangements for solo guitar

Updated: 28th September 2018
First published: 22nd August 2018
Tags: Pdf, Notation, Hymn, Solo guitar, Vocal accompaniment, Vocal accompaniment
Category: Hymn arrangements
Classical guitar arrangements of accomaniment to 'Lord of all Hopefulness' and 'Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace'.