Chanson vieillotte (Old-fashioned Song)
Composer: Claude Gagnon
Claude Gagnon, presently a classic guitar teacher at the Sainte-Foy College (Quebec), performs regularly as a member of various ensembles and as an accompanist for voice and violin. He is interested in Renaissance and Baroque music and occasionally collaborates in projects where he plays cittern with singers and instrumentalists playing the lute, viola da gamba and recorder. He is also the founder of the Ensemble Arabesque which brings together violin, guitar, and cello and offers programs of original compositions and arrangements of classical traditional and popular works.
This piece is selected as one of RCM (The Royal Conservatory of Music) grade 1 repertoire.
Time Signature: 2/4
Tempo: 76-84 BPM