Christopher Royce, solo guitar playlist

Baroque, Renaissance, Traditional

J. S. BACH     Bouree (E minor) 
        Bouree (A major) 
        Sarabande (B minor) 
        Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring 
        My Heart Ever Faithfull 
        Arioso 
        Prelude (G major) 
G. SANZ    Rujero 
        Las Folias De España 
        Españoleta (A minor) 
        Españoleta (D minor) 
R. de VISÉE    Sarabande (A minor) 
        Passacaille (E minor) 
A. SCARLOTTI    Gavotta 
PACHABEL     Canon in D 
HANDEL      The Harmonious Blacksmith 
PURCELL    MInuet (A minor) 
TRADITIONAL

        Canarios 
        Romanza 
        Española 
        Greensleeves 
        Malagueña 
        Italiana 
        The Young May Moon 
        The Perfect Cure 
        Swaggering Boney 
        Londonderry Air (Danny Boy) 
        The Sally Gardens (Irish) 
TELEMANN     Minuet (G Major) 
L. MILAN     Pavane (D major)

Classic, Romantic  

SOR          Moderato (A major)  
        Andante 1 (C major)  
        Andante 2 (C major)  
        Allegretto (D major)  
        Andante (E minor)  
        Moderato (F major)  
        Etude (D major)  
        Larghetto (A minor)  
BEETHOVEN     Fur Elise
        Sonata Pathetique (theme)  
        Ode to Joy  
GIULIANI      Allegretto (A major)  
        Andantino (F major)  
        Allegro (A major)  
CARCASSI      Pastorale (E minor)  
        Waltz (E major)  
        Etude (A major)  
        Tremelo Etude (E minor)  
CARULLI     Allegretto (D minor)  
        Siciliana  
        Waltz and Variations (C major)  
        Allegretto (A minor)  
        Ballet  
        Etude (A minor)  
TARREGA     Lagrima  
AGUADO     Estudio (A minor)  
BORODIN    Polovetzian Dance  
MOZART    Give Me Your  Hand 

Impressionist, Modern 

DEBUSSY     Reverie 
SATIE         Gymnopedie #1 and #2 
REBIKOV      Strolling Musicians 
        Evening in the Meadow 
RAVEL      Pavane pour une Infante Defunte 
PONCE      Prelude #2 and #6 
DUARTE      Prelude from The English Suite 
M. WILLIAMS     Classical Gas 

Processionals, Hymns 

FOR THE BEAUTY OF THE EARTH 
SEEK YE FIRST THE KINGDOM OF GOD 
THE STRIFE IS O’ER (Palestrina) 
SIMPLE GIFTS 
LEANING ON THE EVERLASTING ARMS 
THE BRIDAL CHORUS (Wagner) 
TRUMPET VOLUNTARY (Clarke) 
THE WEDDING March (Mendelssohn) 
ODE TO JOY (Beethoven) 
AMAZING GRACE 

Swing and Blues 

ALL OF ME 
HOW HIGH THE MOON (Les Paul) 
IN THE MOOD (Glen Miller) 
NIGHT AND DAY (Cole Porter) 
TOO DARN HOT (Cole Porter) 
COULD IT BE YOU (Cole Porter) 
I'VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN (C. Porter) 
WHAT I SAY (Ray Charles) 
BLUSETTE (Toots Thielman) 
THE WORK SONG (Cannonball Adderly) 
SCOTCH AND SODA 
BYE BYE BLUES 
SAN FRANCISCO BAY BLUES 
SWEET SUE (The Mills Brothers) 
SATIN DOLL (Duke Ellington) 
DON’T GET AROUND MUCH ANYMORE (Duke Ellington) 
IT DON’T MEAN A THING, IF IT AIN’T GOT THAT     SWING (Duke Ellington) 
FLY ME TO THE MOON 
HONEYSUCKLE ROSE (Fats Waller) 
SWEET GEORGIA BROWN 
CAROLINA MOON 
THE ALLEY CAT SONG 
BLUE TRANE (John Coltrane) 
BLUE MONK (Thelonius Monk) 
CROSSROADS (Robert Johnson) 
COCAINE BLUES (Gary Davis) 
WALKIN’ BLUES 
WATERMELON MAN (Herbie Hancock) 

Show Tunes 

MY FAVORITE THINGS (Sound of Music) 
EDELWEISS (Sound of Music) 
CAN’T HELP LOVIN THAT MAN OF MINE (Showboat) 
WHO WILL BUY (Oliver) 
AS LONG AS HE NEEDS ME (Oliver) 
TRY TO REMEMBER (The Fantastics) 
SUMMERTIME (Porgy and Bess) 
MY FUNNY VALENTINE (Babes in Arms) 
WHEN YOU WISH UPON A STAR (Pinocchio) 
BALI HAI (South Pacific) 
I WHISTLE A HAPPY TUNE (The King and I) 
ALL I ASK (Phantom of the Opera) 

Latin and Bossa Nova 

GIRL FROM IPANEMA (A.C. Jobim) 
QUIET NIGHTS OF QUIET STARS (Jobim) 
ONCE I LOVED (Jobim) 
LOOK TO THE SKY (Jobim) 
ONE NOTE SAMBA (Jobim) 
BLACK ORPHEUS (Luiz Bonfa) 
GENTLE RAIN (Luiz Bonfa) 
OYE COMO VA (Tito Puente, Santana) 
PARADISE (Sade) 
CAUGHT UP IN THE RAPTURE (Anita Baker) 
LUCKY SOUTHERN (Keith Jarret) 
BLUE BOSSA (Kenny Burrel) 
MY LITTLE BOAT 
TIGER IN THE RAIN (Michael Franks) 
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS (Michel LeGrand) 
JUST THE TWO OF US (Grover Washington) 

Ballads 

AUTUMN LEAVES (Johnny Mercer) 
UNFORGETTABLE (Nat King Cole) 
WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD (L. Armstrong) 
MISTY (Johnny Mathis) 
CHANCES ARE (Johnny Mathis) 
WHEN SUNNY GETS BLUE (J. Mathis) 
GEORGIA ON MY MIND (Hoagy Carmichael) 
AND I LOVE HER (The Beatles) 
YESTERDAY (Beatles) 
MICHELLE (Beatles) 
GOD BLESS THE CHILD (Billie Holliday) 
BUT BEAUTIFUL (Billie Holliday) 
WHAT ARE YOU DOING THE REST OF YOUR LIFE (Michel Le Grand) 

Beatles 

ALL I’VE GOT TO DO 
ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE
LADY MADONNA
LOVE ME DO 
HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE
IN MY LIFE 
I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN BETTER 
LUCY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS 
WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS
HERE COMES THE SUN
IF I NEEDED SOMEONE 
YOU’VE GOT TO HIDE YOUR LOVE AWAY
A HARD DAYS NIGHT 
I WANNA BE YOUR MAN 
IWANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND 
CAN’T BUY ME LOVE 
A DAY IN THE LIFE 
EIGHT DAYS A WEEK 
GOOD NIGHT 
WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS
LET IT BE
GET BACK 
HEY JUDE

Elvis 

RETURN TO SENDER (Elvis) 
CAN' T HELP FALLING IN LOVE (Elvis) 
LOVE ME TENDER (Elvis)
CRYING IN THE CHAPEL (Elvis) 
DON'T BE CRUEL (Elvis) 

 Motown, R & B 

MY HOW SWEET IT IS TO BE LOVED BY YOU (Marvin Gaye, James Taylor) 
MY CHERIE AMOUR (Stevie Wonder) 
YOU ARE THE SUNSHINE OF MY LIFE (Wonder) 
ISN’T SHE LOVELY (Stevie Wonder) 
OOO BABY BABY (Smokey Robinson) 
NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE (The Jacksons) 
YOU SEND ME (Sam Cooke) 
STAND BY ME (Ben E. King) 
I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE

Eric Clapton 

WONDERFUL TONIGHT (Eric Clapton)
LAYLA  (Eric Clapton)
TEARS IN HEAVEN (Eric Clapton)
 

And More 

STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN (Led Zepelin) 
BROWN EYED GIRL (Van Morrison) 
WILD NIGHT (Van Morrison, J.C. Mellincamp) 
TIME IN A BOTTLE (Jim Croce)
STREETS OF LONDON (RalphMcTell) 
DUST IN THE WIND (Kansas)
ALL I HAVE TO DO IS DREAM (Everly Brothers) 
BYE BYE LOVE (Everly Brothers) 
THE ROSE (Bette Midler)
WIND BENEATH MY WINGS (Bette Midler)
LONGER (Dan Fogelberg) 
MARGARITAVILLE (Jimmy Buffet) 
SLEEPWALK (Santo and Johnnie) 
AS TEARS GO BY (Rolling Stones)
NIGHTS IN WHITE SATIN (Moody Blues) 
RAINING IN MY HEART (Brenda Lee) 
HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN (The Animals) 

Bluegrass & Country 

DOWN YONDER 
WAY DOWNTOWN (Doc Watson) 
SIXTEEN TONS (Merle Travis) 
WORRIED MAN BLUES (Stanley Bros.) 
DARK HOLLOW 
THE TENNESSEE WALTZ 
DUELING BANJOS (Arthur Smith) 
DIXIE 
JAMBALAYA (Hank Williams) 
HEY GOOD LOOKING (Hank Williams) 
TUMBLING TUMBLEWEED (Sons of the Pioneers) 
COOL WATER (Sons of the Pioneers 
WILDWOOD FLOWER (Carter Family) 
TOM DOOLEY 
CRIPPLE CREEK 
CRAZY (Willie Nelson, Patsy Cliune)
ACT NATURALLY (Buck Owens) 
SHE DON’T KNOW SHE’S BEAUTIFUL     (Sammy Kershaw) 
I’LL FLY AWAY 
ANGEL BAND 
I SAW THE LIGHT 
FOREVER AND EVER (Randy Travis) 
I WALK THE LINE (Johnny Cash) 
FOLSOM PRISCN BLUES (Johnny Cash) 
APACHE (The Ventures) 
WILL THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN 
FREIGHT TRAIN (Chet Atkins) 
CANNONBALL RAG (Merle Travis)

Special Requests 

We will gladly perform any song you would like to request, subject to the availability of resources for learning your request. Selections not on this list may require an additional fee to cover costs of purchasing, arranging, and/or transposing musical scores. Please give us at least three weeks advance notice (more is better) for rehearsal of new numbers.