JIM PERONA SOLO GUITAR REPERTOIRE

 

Renaissance/Seasonal/Sacred/Wedding/Baroque/Spanish/Latin/Classical/Flamenco/Contemporary

***Click on the song titles in bold, italicized text for a performance video of that song!***

 

 

RENAISSANCE:

Fantasia X (Alonso Mudarra)

 

SEASONAL:

Silent Night, Holy Night (Franz X. Gruber)

O Christmas Tree (Traditional German)

What Child is This? (Greensleeves) (Traditional English)

Joy to the World (George F. Handel)

Angels We Have Heard On High (Traditional Latin)

Jingle Bell Rock (Joseph Carleton Beal & James Ross Boothe)

O Come, All Ye Faithful (Traditional Latin)

Let It Snow (Sammy Cahn & Jule Styne)

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Felix Mendelssohn)

Jingle Bells (James Pierpont)

Deck the Halls (Traditional Welsh)

The Twelve Days of Christmas (Traditional English)

We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Traditional English)

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (John Frederick Coots & Haven Gillespie)

Winter Wonderland (Felix Bernard & Richard B. Smith)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Johnny Marks)

Little Drummer Boy (Katherine Kennicott Davis)

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane)

Feliz Navidad (José Feliciano)

 

SACRED/WEDDING MUSIC:

Ave Maria (Franz Schubert)

Canon in D (Johann Pachelbel)

Bridal Chorus (Richard Wagner)

Wedding March (Felix Mendelssohn)

Prelude from Cello Suite No. 1 (Johann Sebastian Bach)

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (J.S. Bach)

Prelude No. 1 from The Well-Tempered Clavier (J.S. Bach)

Air on the G String (J.S. Bach)

Sheep May Safely Graze (J.S. Bach)

Sleepers, Awake (J.S. Bach)

Bist Du bei Mir (J.S. Bach)

 

BAROQUE:

Prelude in E Major from Suite BWV 1006a (J.S. Bach)

 

SPANISH-ROMANTIC/LATIN/CLASSICAL:

Romanza (Traditional)

Recuerdos de la Alhambra (Francisco Tarrega)

Estudio Brillante (Tarrega)

Capricho Arabe (Tarrega)

Adelita (Tarrega)

Lagrima (Tarrega)

Asturias (Isaac Albeniz)

Tango (Albeniz)

Sevilla (Albeniz)

Romance de los Pinos (Federico Moreno Torroba)

Danza Paraguaya (Barrios)

Canco del Lladre (Miguel Llobet)

El Colibri (Julio Sagreras)

Canarios (Gaspar Sanz)

El Humahuaqueno (Edmundo Zaldivar)

Estudio 5 (Fernando Sor)

Etude #1 (Heitor Villa-Lobos)

Etude #3, #25 (Matteo Carcassi)

Cavatina (Stanley Myers)

Classical Gas (Mason Williams)

 

FLAMENCO:

Guajiras de Lucia (Paco de Lucia)

Punta y Tacon (Sabicas)

Sevillanas (Traditional)

Farruca (Traditional)

Fandangos de Huelva (Traditional)

Alegrias (Traditional)

 

CONTEMPORARY MUSIC:

 

30's:

The Way You Look Tonight (Jerome Kern & Dorothy Fields)

 

40's:

As Time Goes By (Herman Hupfeld, from the film "Casablanca")

Bésame Mucho (Consuelo Velázquez)

 

50's:

Tonight You Belong To Me (Patience & Prudence, from the film "The Jerk")

Love Me Tender (Elvis Presley)

 

THE BEATLES:

Eight Days a Week (The Beatles)

Here Comes the Sun (Beatles)

While My Guitar Gently Weeps (Beatles)

Here, There and Everywhere (Beatles)

I've Just Seen A Face (Beatles)

She Loves You (Beatles)

With A Little Help From My Friends (Beatles)

Blackbird (Beatles)

All You Need Is Love (Beatles)

Yesterday (Beatles)

Something (Beatles)

In My Life (Beatles)

Let It Be (Beatles)

Hey Jude (Beatles)

Eleanor Rigby (Beatles)

I Saw Her Standing There (Beatles)

Across the Universe (Beatles)

Drive My Car (Beatles)

You've Got To Hide Your Love Away (Beatles)

If I Fell (Beatles)

Help! (Beatles)

A Hard Day's Night (Beatles)

 

60's

Brown Eyed Girl (Van Morrison)

At Last (Etta James)

I Can't Help Falling In Love (Elvis)

It's Now or Never (Elvis)

Hawaiian Wedding Song (Elvis)

Happy Together (Turtles)

Something In The Way She Moves (James Taylor)

Stand By Me (Ben E. King)

I Only Want To Be With You (Dusty Springfield)

What a Wonderful World (Louie Armstrong)

You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' (Phil Spector, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil)

(Oh) Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison)

Classical Gas (Mason Williams)

Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Frankie Valli)

My Girl (The Temptations)

Another Saturday Night (Sam Cooke)

Proud Mary (Creedence Clearwater Revival)

Wouldn’t It Be Nice (The Beach Boys)

God Only Knows (The Beach Boys)

It’s Not Unusual (Tom Jones)

I’m A Believer (The Monkees)

Daydream Believer (The Monkees)

Space Oddity (David Bowie)

 

70's

Imagine (John Lennon)

Maybe I'm Amazed (Paul McCartney)

What Is Life (George Harrison)

Your Song (Elton John)

Tiny Dancer (Elton John)

Hotel California (Eagles)

Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)

Margaritaville (Jimmy Buffet)

Comfortably Numb (Pink Floyd)

Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd)

Another Brick in the Wall, Part 2 (Pink Floyd)

Wild Horses (Rolling Stones)

You're My Best Friend (Queen)

How Deep is Your Love? (Bee Gees)

Landslide (Fleetwood Mac)

Rainbow Connection (Paul Williams & Kenneth Ascher, originally from "The Muppet Movie")

I Want You to Want Me (Cheap Trick)

Surrender (Cheap Trick)

Bridge Over Troubled Waters (Simon & Garfunkel)

Isn't She Lovely (Stevie Wonder)

Sunshine of my Life (Stevie Wonder)

Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Stevie Wonder)

Amie (Pure Prairie League)

Forever in Blue Jeans (Neil Diamond)

Follow You Follow Me (Genesis)

Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin)

D’yer Maker (Led Zeppelin)

Close To You (Carpenters)

Dance With Me (Orleans)

Country Roads (John Denver)

Heart of Gold (Neil Young)

Peace Train (Cat Stevens)

Time in a Bottle (Jim Croce)

 

80's

Don't Stop Believin' (Journey)

Sweet Child O' Mine (Guns 'n' Roses)

September (Earth, Wind and Fire)

Kokomo (Beach Boys)

Billie Jean (Michael Jackson)

Kiss the Girl (Alan Menken & Howard Ashman, from “The Little Mermaid”)

Take On Me (A-Ha)

Always On My Mind (Willie Nelson)

Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen)

Can't Fight this Feeling (REO Speedwagon)

 

90's

Can You Feel the Love Tonight (Elton John)

Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Israel Kamakawiwo'ole version)

Love Will Keep Us Alive (Eagles)

More Than Words (Extreme)

Wildflowers (Tom Petty)

Passionate Kisses (Lucinda Williams, famously done by Mary Chapin Carpenter)

Change The World (Eric Clapton)

Feels Like Home (Chantal Kreviazuk)

Nothing Else Matters (Metallica)

You Were Meant For Me (Jewel)

Wonderwall (Oasis)

Harvest Moon (Neil Young)

 Iris (Goo Goo Dolls)

This Year's Love (David Gray)

My Hero (Foo Fighters)

Everlong (Foo Fighters)

Learn to Fly (Foo Fighters)

Truly, Madly, Deeply (Savage Garden)

Under the Bridge (Red Hot Chii Peppers)

From This Moment On (Shania Twain)

Glycerine (Bush)

You’ve Got a Friend in Me (“Toy Story”)

I Could Not Ask For More (Edwin McCain) 

A Whole New World (from “Aladdin”)

Big Empty (Stone Temple Pilots)

 

Interstate Love Song (Stone Temple Pilots)

 

Fields of Gold (Sting)

 

Badfish (Sublime)

 

 

Love of My Life (Santana feat. Dave Matthews)

 

I Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing (Aerosmith)

 

All For You (Sister Hazel)

 

The Book of Love (Peter Gabriel)

 

 

 

 

2000's

Bless the Broken Road (Rascal Flatts)

Whatever It Is (Zac Brown Band)

If I Ain't Got You (Alicia Keys)

Make You Feel My Love (Bob Dylan, in the style of Adele's version)

Boulevard of Broken Dreams (Green Day)

Making Memories of Us (Keith Urban)

End of the Road (Umphrey's McGee)

I'm Yours (Jason Mraz)

Better Together (Jack Johnson)

Angel (Jack Johnson)

Everything (Michael Bublé)

Just Breathe (Pearl Jam)

Come Away With Me (Norah Jones)

You and Me (Dave Matthews Band)

Falling Slowly (Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová, from the film "Once")

Marry Me (Train)

City of Blinding Lights (U2)

Times Like These (Foo Fighters)

I Will Follow You Into the Dark (Death Cab for Cutie)

You are the Best Thing (Ray LaMontagne)

The Luckiest (Ben Folds)

Then (Brad Paisley)

I Like What You Say (Nada Surf)

Home (Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes)

The Scientist (Coldplay)

 

2010's

My Valentine (Paul McCartney)

Home (Phillip Phillips)

A Thousand Years (Christina Perri)

Get Lucky (Daft Punk)

Marry You (Bruno Mars)

The Only Exception (Paramore)

All of Me (John Legend)

I Don’t Dance (Lee Brice)

Thinking Out Loud (Ed Sheeran)

I Choose You (Sara Bareilles)

Like I'm Gonna Lose You (Meghan Trainor w/John Legend)

Ho Hey (The Lumineers)

 

SINGING VIDEOS

Make You Feel My Love (written by Bob Dylan, in the style of Adelle)