We could use a few more pieces and players like this. If only I were king….
Edit, Jan 8: I’ve listened to this many times since I posted it a few days ago and it doesn’t get old. This could be a hit. I think Stephanie should try to get Sungha Jung to cover it! This piece could go a long way.
What a great sound and style. Is there anyone since Bream who brings this much to the guitar?
A coupla guys having a very fine time.
Nataly Makovskaya again, filmed by Roman Gurochkin.
Per-Olov Kindgren is the classical guitar star of YouTube. Here’s a good example of why he is so popular!
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 of Fernando Sor with the techniques and interpretive practices outlined in his musical scores and tutors.”
Here’s my favorite old-timer on YouTube. Her name is Lorna Jack. I found her while I was participating in an online stock market forum, of all things. Somehow the topic veered onto music and one of the participants mentioned that his 84-year-old mother was on YouTube playing piano. I checked it out, not expecting much, and found something beautiful: