Classical Guitar Articles

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Classical Guitar is the Perfect Instrument for a Child to Learn

There is no arguing with the fact that teaching a child to learn an instrument is something that can potentially bring him or her a lifetime of joy and enrichment. But keeping a child interested in practicing can be a challenge. Among all the instruments that a child can learn how to play the classical guitar is among the best. ...

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Classical Guitar Set Up

Classical music is a broad term that usually refers to the music embedded in the traditions of every art and culture. It spans over a time length ranging from 9th century and the 21st century. The term is often used as a synonym of Western music traditions and includes within its fold a vast range of music styles, an traditions ...

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How to Play Classical Guitar

If you, like many people, are intrigued by the classical guitar and are wondering about how to play it, you might enjoy this little expose. I will be talking about the ways the classical guitar is different from other acoustic guitars and, of course, the techniques employed in playing classical guitar music. If you look at a classical guitar the ...

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Classical Guitar Lessons – Where Will They Take Me?

The classical guitar is a gift to the guitarist who wants to sit down and play a “complete” piece of music – melody, bass and chordal accompaniment on one guitar. A lot like the kind of freedom that piano players have. If you are thinking of taking classical guitar lessons you have a tradition of composers and guitar players who ...

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Play Classical Guitar

To play Classical Guitar no study is complete without the great Spanish Masters, Fernando Sor, Ferdinando Carrulli, Matteo Carcassi, Mauro Giuliani, Isaac Albeniz, Dionisio Aguado, etc. These player composers were the founding fathers of the modern era of Classical Guitar music. These great artistes all lived in the late 1700’s and early 1800’s and between them laid down most of ...

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Learn Guitar Quick – What is a Classical Guitar?

Most non-guitar players put guitars into just two broad categories: acoustic and electric. They unknowingly lump the classical guitar in with the folk guitar. But there are several important distinctions between classical and folk guitars which will be discussed in this article. Like the folk guitar, the classic guitar is a six-stringed acoustic instrument. The name “classical” suggests that this ...

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The Outstanding Sound of Classical Guitars

Guitars are among the most popular of all music instruments in the world, practically used in almost all genres of music there is. Whether it’s the bass line for the latest rap song hit, or the lead solo in a jazz fusion piece, guitars could be found resonating their sounds in almost all types of music there is in the ...

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What to Look for in a Classical Guitar

For one reason or another, you have your heart set on getting a new classical guitar. Whether you’ve been playing for two days or two decades, the same question applies – what is the best instrument you can get for your budget? The good news is that you do not have to pay an arm and a leg for a ...

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You Can Learn to Play Classical Guitar

Did you take guitar lessons in high school? Can you strum a few bars of a Bob Dylan song, or play along with the Rolling Stones? If you are considering learning classical guitar, you are in for a whole new experience! Classical guitar is considered to be an art; one that has been practiced for hundreds of years. It has ...

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Classical Guitar Lessons – Mini Master Classes or The Five Great Lies?

There is a “Great Need” for a “Real Solution” to the frustration and slow progress many suffer when it comes to either learning or perfecting the physical skills required to properly play the Classical Guitar. And it’s long overdue ! Long, long, overdue ! The “Traditional Solutions” that generally have been available to students of the guitar apparently aren’t “really” ...

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