For several year i’ve played classical guitar in the traditional way…but some year ago i’ve fallen in love with the sonority of nylon guitar played with only the fingertips.
A small tip by a great master
In the world of classical guitar, the use of fingernails has become a standard.
In the previous article we report the opinions of Rob MacKillop about the use of the right hand without nail, using only the touch of flesh. Today we face a traditional point of view: the famous book Pumping Nylon by Scott Tennant. The right hand The right hand produces sound: the quality of the tone is […]
Never ask a group of classical guitarists if you can play even without the nails of the right hand! You risk being insulted brutally….and absolutely do not mention Tárrega! Seriously, I came across this video where Rob MacKillop explains his technique developed without using the nails of his right hand, inspired by Fernando Sor technique. […]