John Hamilton replied to the topic Deb Hendrickson – Grade One Certificate Submission in the forum Grade Exam Submissions 1 day, 6 hours ago
Well done on putting the Sor No.3 out there; I personally think it’s the hardest of the bunch. It’s clear that you’ve been putting in the practice. I enjoyed listening to your submission.
Keep up the good work.
Just listened to your conversation with Roger. Glad you agreed to do it; I enjoyed listening to it. I never have a lot to say so it enthrals me when I listen to a great story teller. Thanks for that. :)
I too cut my teeth on the Noad books. I wonder how many people on this site have been influenced by him?
Your story sounds almost identical to mine, so you’re not alone on this journey. I pondered joining CGCA for a month before taking the plunge. Best thing I ever did.
Thank you all for the welcoming comments.
I loved the link you included Simon, but with regards your Twinkle exercise, I think it’s a brilliant exercise. There are so many takeaways in there for helping build a solid foundation it’s genius in its simplicity. Thanks for that.
When I was about 18, I was whiling away the hours watching telly, when John Williams came on and played Cavatina. I instantly fell in love. Not with John Williams, but the sound of the guitar. That was the first time I’d heard a classical guitar. I was besotted and knew what I wanted to do for the rest of my life. That now begs the…[Read more]