Choan Gálvez

Ukulele composer, player, and teacher - Barcelona

Videos (page 2 of 9)

Some (or most) of the videos, mostly ukulele related, that I’ve published on my YouTube channels. There are tablatures avaible for some of my works and arrangements, both in direct download or through Payhip.

  • Entranced (until the End of the Closing Credits)
    (07/Apr/2021)
    A piece for baritone ukulele writen by Choan Gálvez in an unashamedly Romantic style and aesthetic. Dedicated to and performed by Donald Bousted.
  • The Cheerless Walk
    (24/Mar/2021)
    Trouble, anxiety and sadness are emotions that can be put into music and expressed through the ukulele.
  • For Crispr (a Goodbye)
    (07/Mar/2021)
    A serious ukulele piece, slow, sad, and beautiful that I wrote in mourn for one of the family pets.
  • A. P. Drove Me to Tears
    (22/Feb/2021)
    A wonderful 'adagio' composed by Choan Gálvez for ukulele with scordatura. Performance by Giovanni Albini.
  • Waltz for Alira
    (16/Feb/2021)
    A jazz-waltz lullaby for solo ukulele, written and performed by Choan Gálvez
  • Sitting by the Fountain
    (06/Feb/2021)
    Add my fondness for waltzes, my passion for the guitar music from the 19th century, my tendency to use unexpected dissonances, sit by a fountain, and you'll get just this.
  • Тоска (Toska)
    (03/Feb/2021)
    A piece in which I take the classical tremolo guitar technique to the ukulele. Performed here by Donald Bousted.
  • Speak Low
    (15/Nov/2020)
    A Kurt Weill's tune that has reached the status of jazz standard.
  • Stompin' at the Savoy
    (10/Nov/2020)
    Edgar Sampson's jazz standard, arranged for solo ukulele
  • Dinah
    (01/Nov/2020)
    A popular standard from 1925, played on solo ukulele by Choan Gálvez.