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What Are Your Favorite Instrumental Tunes?

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What Are Your Favorite Instrumental Tunes?

The subject of instrumentals came up in another thread, so I thought it might be fun to see what instrumental tunes everyone enjoys. Instrumentals cover a wide range of genres when you start to think about it; classical (of course), movie soundtracks, pop, jazz, big band oldies, blues, country, rock, and many instrumental versions of your favorite song titles, too.

 

So what instrumental music do you like? What are your favorite tunes or instrumental versions of your favorite songs? Multiple tunes and multiple genres are okay. And, if you have favorite on youtube, feel free to post the link so that we can listen, too!

“When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.” - Jimi Hendrix
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Asia Minor: Kokomo

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I Robot  🤖. Alan Parsons Project

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Baby Elephant Walk - Henry Mancini

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Vaseline Gun-Leo Kottke-the most unique 12 string guitar work, brilliant, you'll ever hear.

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Cut the Cake-The Average White Band-bunch of Scotsmen doing killer R & B horn work.

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Hocus Pocus *. Focus (74)

Dutch prog-group. Amazing love show.

https://youtu.be/GyxSvZOby54?si=AFYR2ffOfPPEDLAA

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Great group:.Jan Akkerman- great lead guitarist.

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""Rock Your Baby"  👶 KC & the Sunshine Band 

They wrote it put it on their list of tunes, year later gave it to G Mcrae with lyrics but originally it was a instrumental dance tune.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aGTtu3mLacE&ab_channel=chuckwagen

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The Books - Expertise - I'll Be Your Friend (1980)

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Moby - First Cool Hive

This is an instrumental work with no or very few words.

 

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Jessica, Allman Brothers

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"£et me Σntertain you"  😋  Ray Anthony orches. {63}

Gypsy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=poNpSgcHH4U&ab_channel=THEHEHRARCHIVE

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"Ride The Wild Surf" 🏄  the wrecking crew.

Jan & Dean tune from movie soundtrack of same name. 

https://youtu.be/UJrFYKrGhVM?si=vIJDs26yI7AMVy-t

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 I have always liked Ferrante & Teicher Midnight Cowboy  

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We play the Spa Channel on Sirius for our dogs and I hear alot of the same songs.  Here are some I really like.  We lost my nephew a year ago last July to suicide so they make me think of him and what he is doing in Heaven now.  

 

Michael Logozar "Aria" 

Kelly Andrew "Seranade Of The Night"

Stanton Lanier "Awaken The Dawn"

 

 

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Moovin' N' Groovin' & Rebel Rouser - Duane Eddy

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Wonderland by Night ~ Bert Kaempfert 

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