Transcribing Kuiama


Personal project: transcribing Kuiama so I can play it on the viola someday! Huge shout-out to @greasy_lake for sitting at the piano with me to figure this out. I fixed the bowing/articulation best I could to make it resemble the recording. Next step: fingering. Then practice.

ELO’s Kuiama contains pretty much the greatest (and most underrated) violin solo in rock history. For the original recording: