Wow. I got eight additional feedbacks. I totally agree with Dave and you are all absolutely right. But maybe I am not ambitious enough for this grade system. As far as I know myself I will spend a few days on the issues and then I think who cares. I’m a little tired of all the grade 5 technical stuff and the pieces. I do not know if I want to play…[Read more]
One year after the Level 2 exam I am now ready to submit my Grade 5 work:
I faced some challenges in the Grade 5 repertoire. First there were the cross string trills in Bach’s Bouree. I practiced them a lot but I still struggle on them. I also had difficulties in the second part of the piece. In t…[Read more]
First, big thanks to the CGC team for the great Level 2 course. I needed a year for these course and here are the results.
Right hand position
In the Level 1 review Simon mentioned that my left hand wrist was to low, so I decided to improve this during…[Read more]
Sven started the topic Sven Dietze Level 2 Preliminary Certificate Submission Feb 2018 in the forum Certificate Submissions 1 year, 9 months ago
Hi classical guitar community,
here comes my Level 2 preliminary certificate submission:
Left hand technique:
I know the right position for the left hand. When I focus on this it even works. But mostly I tend to play in a more angled hand position. I tried to fix this with small success.
Right hand…[Read more]
I am playing guitar for several years now. I learned classical guitar in the age of 16. Because girls were not very impressed of Carrulli and Sor I decided to play rock music in a band without success.
After a twenty years guitar break I rediscovered the classical guitar. I had a teacher who was actually a jazz guitarist. He taught…[Read more]