If you are looking for some inspiration you might find it in this conversation with Karin, a phenomenal Australian guitarist. I have put some videos of her playing under the podcast:
Thanks for the reminder, still have it on the list to get accomplished. We created a new production schedule for the Academy in July and that has been keeping us a bit busy.
I’ll be sure to email everyone when they get released.
Thanks for all the kind words. I can assure you that I get the jitters just like everyone upon submitting something to youtube, so all the “likes” and kind comments mean a lot.
I will be filming the lesson over the next few days, it should be out by the end of the week.
If something like humming or singing comes from an irrepressible, truthful source within you then I think you should let it flow. Maybe it will turn into singing and playing like Badi Assad?
For the purposes of the exam, if it doesn’t get in the way of us being able to hear you and offer guidance I can’t see it being a problem.
I am so impressed by your work so far on modes, congratulations!
Just to set the naming right from the beginning, while it is true that you can cycle through all seven modes by starting on C and moving the starting point to each natural note along the major scale, they would not all be referred to as “major modes”.
Major and minor have…[Read more]
The August show is out with questions, announcements, and a few fun videos. Here is the youtube version (comments on the youtube feed are always helpful) https://youtu.be/nLRj96bpiXw
The show is also up on the podcast in case you want to listen to audio only.
I think this is the best show yet!
The three questions in the mailbox…[Read more]
Simon started the topic Summer Challenge – Right Hand Arpeggios – Information in the forum Challenge #7 Right-Hand Arpeggios 3 weeks, 1 day ago
2019 Summer Member Challenge Schedule:
- July 30: Signups open
- August 1: Status video is due
- August 4: Week 1 Update video; last day to sign up
- August 11: Week 2 Update video
- August 18: Week 3 Update video
- August 25: Week 4 Update video
- Saturday, August 31: Live session, 2-3:30pm NYC…
Simon replied to the topic Performance Practice Meet Up (Washington DC/Virginia/Maryland Area) in the forum General Discussion 1 month ago
So happy to see this! Thank you for sharing.
Simon started the topic New Masterclass with Rene Izquierdo: Brouwer Etude V in the forum Simon Says [Site Updates and Announcements] 1 month ago
The second of five lessons is now available from Rene Izquierdo. These masterclasses are packed with great teaching:
If you would like to play please write your piece down below this post. All members are welcome to watch, participate and enjoy.
All information about participating can be found on the Events page in the Dashboard.
Sunday July 21, 4pm NYC time
There is a lot to unpack in this topic.
Was there a specific request you had about aggregating forum material?
For a general answer: all standard copyright laws apply to us here, and common courtesy should be applied to the use and sharing of others’ material. The forums cannot be accessed by anyone without an active membership at the…[Read more]
I will be working on the website this week with updates and small improvements. All going well the site should not have any interruptions but just in case there are some odd things happening I thought I would give you a ‘heads up’.
Slowly but surely I am making my way through all of the images and video from the Summer School.
Here is a gallery of images from this year’s summer school. Feel free to use them for personal use and a link/hashtag/mention of Classical Guitar Corner would be appreciated if you do use…[Read more]
Great playing in yesterday’s seminar!
Here were the pieces:
Maria Luisa by Sagreras
Study number 6 by Leo Brouwer
Snowflight by Andrew York
Andecy by Andrew York
Julia Florida by Barrios
Exercise 7 by Aguado
Mark, Bruce, and Marion were at the summer school but alerted me to the fact that they somehow missed the group photo. I wanted to do my best to have them in there, hence the dodgy photoshopping :)
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