Opus 60 No 20 in A by Matteo Carcassi

Opus 60 No 20 in A by Matteo Carcassi (1792-1853)

Matteo Carcassi Matteo Carcassi was a famous Italian guitarist and composer. Carcassi began with the piano, but learned guitar when still a child. He quickly gained a reputation as a virtuoso concert guitarist. Carcassi wrote a method for guitar (op. 59) that remains valuable, relevant and interesting, blending technical skills and brilliant romantic music.

Read the rest of this entry »

Opus 114 No 11 by Ferdinando Carulli

Opus 114 No 11 by Ferdinando Carulli (1770-1841)

Ferdinando Carulli Ferdinando Carulli was born in Naples, Italy on February 10, 1770. Carulli’s first musical instruction was on the cello, but he soon turned his attention to the guitar. Carulli was entirely self taught, as there were no guitar teachers in Naples at the time. Despite having no formal instruction on the guitar, Carulli rapidly became known as one of the leading virtuosos of his day.

Read the rest of this entry »

Opus 48 No 20 by Mauro Giuliani

Opus 48 No 20 by Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829)

Mauro Giuliani Mauro Giuliani was an italian guitarist and composer, and is considered by many to be one of the leading guitarist virtuosos of the early nineteenth century. He was a prolific composer, writing over 150 pieces for the guitar, as well as many chamber compositions for the violin, voice, flute, piano, and chamber orchestra.

Read the rest of this entry »

Opus 48 No 12 by Mauro Giuliani

Opus 48 No 12 by Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829)

Mauro Giuliani Mauro Giuliani was an italian guitarist and composer, and is considered by many to be one of the leading guitarist virtuosos of the early nineteenth century. He was a prolific composer, writing over 150 pieces for the guitar, as well as many chamber compositions for the violin, voice, flute, piano, and chamber orchestra.

Read the rest of this entry »

Angelina by Earl Klugh

Angelina by Earl Klugh (1953-)

Eric klugh Earl Klugh (pronounced “Clue”, born September 16, 1953, Detroit, Michigan) is an American smooth jazz/crossover jazz/jazz fusion guitarist and composer. In 2006 Modern Guitar magazine wrote that Klugh “is considered by many to be one of the finest acoustic guitar players today.

Read the rest of this entry »

The Green Leaves of Summer by Joep Wanders

The Green Leaves of Summer by Joep Wanders (1956-)

Joep Wanders Joep Wanders studied classical guitar at the Sweelinck Conservatory in Amsterdam with Wim Pfister, graduating in 1981. He attended master-classes given by Hubert Kappel, Roberto Aussel and others. Taken from the book “The Unlimited Guitar”

Read the rest of this entry »

Shine Of Silver Thaw by Masaaki Kishibe

Shine Of Silver Thaw by Masaaki Kishibe (1964-)

Masaaki Kishibe Masaaki Kishibe, is an acoustic guitarist from Japan. Masaaki Kishibe was born in Osaka and began studying piano at a young age, eventually picking up the guitar by the time he was 14. Kishibe learned both instruments at a fast pace and eventually decided he wanted to take learning music more seriously and began composing his own music using the fingerstyle technique.

Read the rest of this entry »

Heartstrings by Masaaki Kishibe

Heartstrings by Masaaki Kishibe (1964-)

Masaaki Kishibe Masaaki Kishibe, is an acoustic guitarist from Japan. Masaaki Kishibe was born in Osaka and began studying piano at a young age, eventually picking up the guitar by the time he was 14. Kishibe learned both instruments at a fast pace and eventually decided he wanted to take learning music more seriously and began composing his own music using the fingerstyle technique.

Read the rest of this entry »

Opus 11 No 9 by Matteo Carcassi

Opus 11 No 9 by Matteo Carcassi (1792-1853)

Matteo Carcassi Matteo Carcassi was a famous Italian guitarist and composer. Carcassi began with the piano, but learned guitar when still a child. He quickly gained a reputation as a virtuoso concert guitarist. Carcassi wrote a method for guitar (op. 59) that remains valuable, relevant and interesting, blending technical skills and brilliant romantic music.

Read the rest of this entry »

Opus 11 No 8 by Matteo Carcassi

Opus 11 No 8 by Matteo Carcassi (1792-1853)

Matteo Carcassi Matteo Carcassi was a famous Italian guitarist and composer. Carcassi began with the piano, but learned guitar when still a child. He quickly gained a reputation as a virtuoso concert guitarist. Carcassi wrote a method for guitar (op. 59) that remains valuable, relevant and interesting, blending technical skills and brilliant romantic music.

Read the rest of this entry »


Categories

ClassClef

Donate

Everything on the website is free, but we won't say no to a small donation, to keep it going, and to make it even better. ( :

Google Translator

Get Guitar Pro

Guitar Pro: a complete workshop for guitarists at an affordable price

We would like to hear from you

Whats your favorite Style?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Archives