This Saturday on Fretworks, I’ll have the relatively rare Guitar Concerto No. 3 by early 19th century composer Mauro Giuliani.
On Fretworks Saturday evening at 7 pm on Classical 101, we have music ranging from 16th Century France and Italy to 20th Century England and Argentina.
Gentlemen, if you ever needed a reason to thank Mom for those music lessons, this is it.
The six-string classical guitar, an instrument beguiling and lovely in its soft and intimate tones, and exuberant and lively in more outgoing music. In the hands of one with great skill and artistry, the guitar can express many moods in a surprising variety of tone colors. Andres Segovia, one of its greatest practitioners, called the [...]
Lutenist Hopkinson Smith traveled all the way from Switzerland to give a concert and masterclass at Capital University. He also stopped by the Classical 101 studios for an interview with Boyce Lancaster.
The Romeros, “The Royal Family of the Guitar,” celebrated their 50th anniversary as a performing group this year.