Sean Beavers – Performance Videos

I am a classical guitarist. I enjoy making music and sharing it with others. Here are some videos of my playing. Enjoy!

Sean Beavers Plays Dragon’s Mirth by Sean Beavers

To me, this piece reflects the fierceness of a dragon but with a sense of humor. Therefore, I decided to call it Dragon’s Mirth.

Sean Beavers Plays Prelude No. 1 by Heitor Villa-Lobos

The great Brazilian composer Villa-Lobos wrote six preludes for solo guitar, of which five survive. This first prelude, subtitled Homage to a Brazilian Country Dweller, begins with a melancholy and passionate cello-style melody. A livelier and happier section ensues, followed by a return of the melancholy melody.

Sean Beavers Plays Capricho Árabe by Francisco Tárrega

In Capricho Árabe (Arabian Caprice), Spanish composer Francisco Tárrega evokes Arabian music. Because the Moors who occupied Spain from 711-1130 were of Arab descent, Arabian music had a lasting influence on the music of Spain. This Arabian Caprice is a hauntingly beautiful serenade.

Sean Beavers Plays We Three Kings and God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen

We Three Kings is a Christmas Carol by John Henry Hopkins. The lyrics tell about men who travel a long distance to find the birthplace of Jesus. God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen is an English traditional Christmas carol. The lyrics tell of the joy of knowing Jesus as Savior.