Matteo Carcassi was a famous Italian guitarist and composer.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….
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.
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.
A 2 hour video biography of the great guitarist Julian Bream.