View Full Version : VGL Grim Fandango

10-08-2006, 06:52 AM
In case there are people who don't read the Double Fine news regularly or browse YouTube for Grim Fandango, check this (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6EkarvQyjM) out. It's a video of a piece of GF music being played in the video games live concert. It's lovely!

Du Man
10-08-2006, 08:37 PM
was the violinist wearing a skull mask?

10-08-2006, 08:53 PM
Don't think so. It looks like his normal face, even if it is a bit blurry.

Just in case you weren't aware, that's Peter McConnell on the violin, composer of the Grim Fandango soundtrack.

King Dando
10-08-2006, 11:48 PM
Thats Swanky Maximino, I'm sure of it

I love that song :)

James Isaac
10-09-2006, 03:20 PM
Yeah, definetily Swanky Maximino, for which the piano sheet music is available here (http://www.grim-fandango.com/fan_sheet_music.php) and bass tabs are available here (http://bluecasket.grim-fandango.com/tabs.php?type=bass&sort=song_title) :)

Nick Virago
10-10-2006, 02:14 PM
Could you add more piano sheets to that page? I couldn't find any other songs

James Isaac
10-10-2006, 03:45 PM
Could you add more piano sheets to that page? I couldn't find any other songs
As far as I know no one else has created any piano sheet music apart from the three already on that page. I had a go at creating some sheets myself using the midis (http://www.grim-fandango.com/downloads.php#music) but it was too time consuming. Feel free to create some yourself though :D

King Dando
10-12-2006, 10:06 AM
I think I've just worked out the first part of what will be the guitar tab for Swanky Maximino, playing it from memory of course

10-15-2006, 05:54 PM
of course ;)

10-31-2006, 11:54 AM
That video was so awesome. I didn't think they'd ever play this music live.
It sounds good on the violin!

damn..that's like my first post in.. 4 months?

10-31-2006, 01:59 PM
very lovely stuff, awesome

11-30-2006, 03:34 PM
Love for GF swells inside of me everytime I see this.

I actually prefer the live version to the game version as this just seems to be that much more swanky.

Do you know if they played any other songs?