Erik Satie Gymnopédie No.2
Bridget Mermikides revisits the work of composer Erik Satie for a look at another in his Gymnopedie series of beautiful works for piano, arranged here for solo guitar.
rhythm, these pieces have enchanted countless listeners for more than a century, including the great composer Debussy, who was so taken with them that he decided to arrange them for orchestra.
The central piece, Gymnopédie No.2 is in fact the least well-known of the set, and is not performed (or used in TV and film) nearly as much as the other two Gymnopédies, or his three Gnossiennes. However, it is very much a part of the set with its characteristic 3/4