Kazu Suwa | Classical Guitarist

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Featured Recordings:

Today's three audio or video recordings picked up from Music Library.

Dilermando Reis: Se Ela Perguntar (If she asks)

Listen to the audio sample of Se Ela Perguntar (If she asks) by Brazilian composer Dilermando Reis…

Miguel Llobet: Cançó del lladre (Song of the thief) from Catalan Folk songs

Watch the video of Cançó del lladre (Song of the thief) from Catalan Folk songs arranged by Miguel…

Agustín Barrios Mangoré: Choro da Saudade

Listen to the audio sample of Choro da Saudade by Paraguayan composer Agustín Barrios Mangoré from…

Essays:

Note Values, Tactus and Mensural Notation: Tempi Part 1

Identifying exactly how fast or slow the tempi instruction such as Allegro, Moderato, Andante,…

Federico García Lorca and the guitar - Generation of ’27 – Part 3

Lorca wrote three poems about the guitar. I quote below The six strings from the subsection Graphic…

Hernández y Aguado: A historic classical guitar maker in Spain

Hernández y Aguado was a historic classical guitar maker in Madrid, Spain. Santiago Manuel…

Salamanca: A beautiful city of Spain, the University and Alfonxo X of Castile

Salamanca is a beautiful ancient university city located in about 200km towards northwest from…

Francisco Tárrega: Prelude No.2 in A minor

Prelude No.2 was composed on 16 March 1896 in Barcelona and dedicated to Miguel Llobet. Often…