Tavi Jinariu’s humble beginning as a classical guitarist though he could have easily turned into a Romanian folk dancer wearing leggins.
Biography German-born guitarist Ines Thomé is a multifac eted musician who performs internationally as a solo and chamber musician. A multi-instrumentalist in many different styles, Ines plays electric guitar, lute, theorbo, baroque guitar, banjo, and mandolin. Since a young age Ines won first prizes as a solo and chamber musician in national competitions. Later… Continue reading Ines Thomé, Classical Guitarist & Educator
“Taso Comanescu is an exciting, young guitarist. His enthusiasm for the music and talent for performing shows in the way his audiences have received him. I wish him all the best in his career” … Continue reading Taso Comanescu, Classical Guitarist
As we welcome a New Year I thought I would write a few lines and share some thoughts on the notoriously fickle New Year’s resolution we are all so prone to make. There seems to be no shortness of enthusiasm for the coming year and no boundaries as to what we think we will accomplish.… Continue reading New year guitar resolutions? Well, about that…
It is with great sadness that I say goodbye to Roland Dyens whose compositional genius, pedagogical generosity, and genuine relational warmth have a left an indelible imprint on me. Classical guitarists will continue to talk about him and plumb the depths of his artistry a hundred years from now. I had the privilege to… Continue reading Goodbye Roland Dyens!
Learn How To Play This Piece Note for Note at EliteGuitarist.com LULLABIES ARE TRICKY BEASTS Lullabies are tricky beasts when it comes to interpretive approaches. What should the performer’s goal be in playing a lullaby? There is no shortage of opinions out there with regards to the interpretation of lullabies. Some say that in order to stay… Continue reading Play Lullabies But Don’t Bore People To Sleep
Press on, be true to yourselves, and play what you love because playing music you don’t really enjoy is like driving through life with the handbrake on.