There is a DC Corner meetup happening in January and you are very welcome to join us. You will meet a few of CGCers, are welcome to play a piece you are working on, and enjoy an afternoon of music.
Message me if you are interested in going.
Welcome to CGC!
kkconroy replied to the topic Live Seminar #68 [Sign Up] Sunday, December 15, 4pm NYC time in the forum Live Member Events 1 day, 16 hours ago
I would like to play Carcassi No 3.
kkconroy replied to the topic Hello from Scheveningen (the Hague) the Netherlands in the forum Introduce yourself 3 days, 18 hours ago
Hello from the DC area.
Welcome to CGC!
The grinch would be proud…
Lovely performance, guys!
Congratulations on starting a journal. What an excellent way to to begin your journey here. And what cool goals.
Your goal about performance hits home for me too. When I joined I was pretty scared to go through the whole performance thing too.
Martha’s advice of starting that video recording process regularly and often is a good…[Read more]
Wahooo! Bourree Part A complete! Your legato connection is sounding really solid there Mr. Mark!
Thanks for sharing your goals with part A. As you noted, I also noticed your 1st finger deciding to lift on its own. Keep with the slow practice, especially when you notice your finger lift. Stop and just do that small micro shift snail slow…[Read more]
Yay! Now I bet that felt good! I think I’m going to break up a bottle of champagne once I can play the Bourree from start to finish. So here is one for you 🍾🥂!
I agree with your self assessment, I heard the breaths inbetween shifts, cutting off the melody lines. Nothing a little section practice and a revamp/redirect to your storyline won’t…[Read more]
Check this link out
Scroll down and you will also see a lovely pic of members who attended the Sydney 2019 classical guitar summer school.
Simon makes it out to Sydney for this event, I dont know if he will there this year, but definitely check it out! It…[Read more]
kkconroy replied to the topic First time playing in front of people in a long time in the forum General Discussion 6 days, 14 hours ago
kkconroy replied to the topic First time playing in front of people in a long time in the forum General Discussion 1 week ago
That’s wonderful and you’re going to do great!
Martha gives such great advice! It helps to know the butterflies will come and how your body goes through that first rush of adrenaline. Embrace that feeling and channel it into enthusiasm for sharing some music. Expect the usual side effects (mine is shaky cold hands).
Visualize the…[Read more]
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