Monthly Archives: August 2009

Overheard at the Record Store

Customer: “Hi, I’m looking for a gift for my dad. He likes jazz – who do you recommend?” Clerk: “Well, Louis Armstrong is pretty popular.” Customer: “Louis Armstrong? Isn’t he the astronaut? He’s like the first guy to walk on … Continue reading

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Someone to Watch – Esteban Bello

The first piece is a solea. The second, a bolero, is a Nana Caymmi hit called Resposta ao Tempo.

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Roland Dyens, Songe Capricorne

Nataly Makovskaya again, filmed by Roman Gurochkin.

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Peo Kindgren, Weiss, 7-String Baritone Guitar

Per-Olov Kindgren is the classical guitar star of YouTube. Here’s a good example of why he is so popular!

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Sor on Gut Strings

Rob MacKillop here is playing Sor on gut strings, with no nails, on a Panormo (copy) guitar, with the guitar resting on a table in front of him. Rob says: “These pages will document my attempt to perform the music … Continue reading

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