KEVIN FERGUSON / SUBTLE HINT:
This is the latest CD (November, 2006) by guitarist, Kevin Ferguson
(See below for
how to get on the
sheet music transcriptions).
NEW AUDIO SAMPLES BELOW:
Last updated November 18, 2008
Ferguson's latest CD release, "SUBTLE HINT," has nearly 80 minutes of 20 new recordings
including fiery electric guitar renditions of classical and exotic world tunes as in his first and second CD's respectively, as well as entering new territory with originals in a mix of genres featuring instrumentals of electric and acoustic guitars with the varied accompaniment of electric bass, drums, tablas and other hand percussion, violin, cello, sax and other instruments.
As with his first CD, "STRAT TO STRAT," classical violin music performed on electric guitar, the classical and traditional music transcriptions are true to the melodies,
ornamentation, phrasing, etc.
- 1) Liberation 3:45
- 2) Fugued Rachenitsa 3:23
- 3) Chaconne (Bach, Abridged) 6:20
- 4) Technology Has Replaced Us All 3:18
- 5) Kedar Tease 11:24
- 6) Ben's Journey 3:36
- 7) Gotchya Cha Cha 3:40
- 8) Dante's Nightmare 2:48
- 9) Awaiting The Past 5:11
- 10) Morrie's Pie 3:28
- 11) A Fleeting Passion 1:28
- 12) Dafino Vino Tsrveno (Beranche) 4:25
- 13) Introduction And Rondo Capriccioso 3:31
- 14) Heated Discussions 3:17
- 15) Mayday Macedonia 3:43
- 16) Vivaldi Style (Violin Concerto in D) 2:24
- 17) Ubava Pizza Rachenizza 2:15
- 18) A Night In Portland 3:57
- 19) So Much For Justice 2:44
- 20) Never Been To New Orleans 3:41
- "Ferguson can hold his own with the crème de la crème of progressive rock guitarists. Indeed, at
times his mind-bending technique suggests supernatural powers." -- AllAboutJazz.com
- "Altogether Subtle Hint a celebration for the joy of contentful virtuosity." --
- "Kevin Ferguson has proved he is a man of original personality, and the one who composes unconventional music that is worth waiting for ages!" -- Mikolaj Furmankiewicz Department Of Virtuosity
- "Nice job, one to own for the guitarfreaks." -- angelfire.com
- Available any day now at iTunes...
Music Is Here! (http://musicishere.com/artists/Kevin_Ferguson/Subtle_Hint).
- Many more including:
Intent Media Works,
Liquid Digital Media,
CD BABY! (http://www.cdbaby.com/kevinferguson3).
- Call Timbuktunes (Portland, Oregon, USA): 1-503-239-0179
4726 SE Hawthorne Boulevard • Portland, Oregon USA 97215 •
Subtle Hint Liner notes about the music, etc.
Cousin Chris Tullar
for all his great feedback and helpful mix suggestions,
Sean, Nathan and
for helpful feedback and Biljana,
Jim Whinston ,
DJ Victrola ,
Kathy Fors ,
Ken Rubenstein ,
for continued and misc. support of these musical efforts.
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OTHER SLIGHTLY RELATED URL's
Kevin Ferguson's Home Page
- CD 7 (just released in Nov, 2008):
STRAD TO STRAT II: Electric Vivaldi:
Antonio Vivaldi's violin concertos (Harmonic Inspiration & La Stravaganza) performed on electric guitars.
DeBone Music's Catalog including other CD's by Kevin Ferguson.
Violin music (Bach, Paganini, more) on electric guitar: STRAD TO
STRAT, Kevin's first CD.
- Ferguson's second
CD: EXOTIC EXTREMES electric guitar versions of gypsy, Balkan, Mid-Eastern and other tunes (audio samples).
An original fusion of energetic and adventurous rock, world, classical and other genres on electric and acoustic guitars:
RESTLESS RECKLESS AND WILD, Kevin's forth and latest CD.
- CD 5:
LATEST CD: Piano Concerto, Symphony & Sonata Just released (April 22, 2008)! All original classical genre compositions.
- CD 6:
LATEST CD: Balkan & Beyond/Live At Costello's Just released (April 28, 2008)! Balkan, Near and Middle Eastern dance music on acoustic guitar and percussion.
- CD 8 (released in Nov, 2008):
Musical rendering of mega-self-similarity.
- How To Learn To Play
Music Of Unusual Genres , Ferguson's column for Guitar Nine.
- Mastering Odd, Complex Time Signatures And Rhythms, Updated and
Contribution to a Deep Purple Tribute: Woman from Tokoyo + Saint
Saens' Samson and Delilah/Bacconale = Woman from Gaza
Approach To Learning And Teaching Guitar
- Kevin's Interview with
"Guitar Nine" interviewed Kevin (Feb. '97 Issue).
Equipment Kevin Uses
World Music with many links and audio samples.
- Folk (sheet) music of The World: Richard's Tunebook listed by Country & Type.
- List of Guitar Societies in U.S.
- The Flamenco Guitar Home Page
- The Portland Guitar Society
- Guitar playing (Lots of Tab, misc.)
- The Classical Guitar Home Page
- NW Music (Music of Oregon, Washington, Idaho)
- Guitar Player Magazine via goper
- Guitar Player Magazine Archive: World Music on Guitar
- Vintage Guitar® magazine