Matteo Carcassi was a famous Italian guitarist and composer. Continue reading “Matteo Carcassi, “Andantino in C”: a simple Ukulele arrangement”
Born in Florence, Carcassi also studied the piano, but learned guitar when still a child: he quickly gained a reputation as a virtuoso concert guitarist.
After some months of rest, i’ve decided to star again publishing of my Weekly RoundUp. Why?
That’s simple: i also started a process of Social Media Detox, that involve deactivation of my Social Network accounts. Without them, i don’t have any way to share with my followers interesting links that i’ve read in the week.
So let’s start: there are a lot of news! Continue reading “My Weekly RoundUp #75”
The (unconfirmed) story goes that Francisco Tárrega composed Lágrima in 1881,
while performing in London.
He was depressed and homesick, and he wrote a song describing his state.
Continue reading “Lágrima, by Francisco Tárrega: my Ukulele rendition”
Adelita is a mazurka written by Francisco Tárrega: along with Capricho Árabe and Recuerdos de la Alhambra, it is one of his best-known works.
Continue reading “Adelita, by Francisco Tárrega: my Ukulele rendition”
A 2 hour video biography of the great guitarist Julian Bream.
Continue reading “Julian Bream: My Life in Music”