I've had three wives and three guitars. I still play the guitars.Andres Segovia
Most popular composers for classical guitar
Johann Sebastian Bach
Agustín Barrios Mangoré
Johann Kaspar Mertz
Sylvius Leopold Weiss
Federico Moreno Torroba
Manuel de Falla
Do you know?Spanish luthier, Antonio Torres Jurado is cosidered the father of contemporary classical guitar instrument. His guitars design and sound has remained essentially unchanged, and unchallenged to this day. The classical guitar repertoire spans numerous chronological periods: renaissance, baroque, classical, romantic and modern. Contemporary classical guitar technique owes much to Spaniard Fransisco Tárrega who transcribed for guitar works of Bach, Mozart and many more. Among other composers who made a major contribution to the expansion of modern classical guitar are also Heitor Villa-Lobos, Ferdinand Sor, Manuel de Falla, Roland Dyens and many more. Spanish guitarist Andrés Segovia Torres is often considered to be the father of the modern classical guitar movement. Thanks to his transcriptions of classical or baroque works, his virtuosity and distinctive musical personality he established the guitar as an important concert instrument.
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Dmitry Nilov(classical guitar) | Classical positioningby Sound 5 days ago Classical positioning of the right hand. Dmitry Nilov (Part I) Today a term modern technique of sound frequently appears and is perceived by the overwhelming majority of pedagogues as the most promising. Dmitry Nilov doesn't regard the performing technique of F....
Miguel Llobet. El Noy de la Mare. Dmitry Nilovby Sound 1 week ago This was the most often performed and best-known Christmas song and lullaby from the middle of the nineteenth century onwards. Jacint Verdaguer, the most important poet of the literary renaissance, composed his own text for it, which was sung by the orfeons in an arrangement...
Miguel Llobet. Leonesa. Dmitry Nilovby Sound 1 week ago Leonesa by Miguel Llobet (1878 – 1938) Spanish classical guitarist born in Barcelona. DN Home Studio (c) [...] Dmitry NILOV (classical guitar, Russia) Luthier Pavel Gavryushov
Los Niños Zapateros (The Shoemaker's Children) - Per-Olov Kindgrenby per-olov 1 week ago Los Niños Zapateros “The Shoemaker's Children”. I once read a novel about a poor Zapatero (Shoemaker) that lost his wife to the plague and had to support his family by making his small children work hard making shoes in his workshop. The novel moved me and inspired...
Zé Henrique Martiniano - Jauaperiby classicpromo 1 week ago Very nice composition by Zé Henrique Martinian, Brazilian guitarist and composer, performed by Paulo Martelli on 11 string guitar made by Samuel Carvalho - 2004 . Paulo is also Brazilian. He started to learn guitar at the age of 10. As a youth he earned multiple awards and...
Ave Maria (Franz Schubert)by per-olov 2 weeks ago I finally made an arrangement of Franz Schubert's famous “Ave Maria”. I tried to make a “playable” version without making too many compromises. Often this is played with a tremolo in the melody. It is very beautiful but also difficult for the average, or even...
Halt mich - Herbert Grönemeyerby Vrecun 2 weeks ago Wolfgang Vrecun made a guitar solo version of this beautiful song. Maybe you enjoy :-) Herbert Arthur Wiglev Clamor Grönemeyer (born 12 April 1956) is a German musician and actor, popular in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He starred as war correspondent Lieutenant Werner...
Yambùby guitargius 2 weeks ago A composition of mine for solo guitar into a virtuosic and charming performance of the talented Italian guitarist Andrea Monarda. This piece has been published by "Les Productions d'Oz". Live recording at SMC Records - Ivrea (Italy).
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