Category Reviews & New Releases

New Releases by Eddie Healy | Les Productions d’OZ

Artist Website: eddiehealy.com Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ The Path to Truth: A suite for three guitars in three movements (I. Stagnation II. Irrevocably Becoming… III. Direction). Published: 2014. My favourite thing about these works is that they sound fairly clear and suit…

Review: Mosaic by Michael Kolk

Mosaic: Classical Guitar Favourites by Michael Kolk Artist Website: michaelkolkguitar.com ALMA Records: almarecords.com Buy the album or listen to samples: Mosaic via Amazon Or check out his website for more purchase options. Review by Bradford Werner, thisisclassicalguitar.com I’m a big fan…

Review: Essential Flamenco Guitar by Juan Martin

Learn more or buy via Amazon: Essential Flamenco Guitar Essential Flamenco Guitar: Volume 1 by Juan Martin Publisher: Mel Bay 140 pages I’ve been a long time fan of Juan Martin’s other book, (Amazon: Solo Flamenco Guitar, CD, and DVD: Vol.…

Review: Definitive de Falla by Nestor Ausqui

Buy or Learn More: Definitive De Falla via Amazon By Nestor Ausqui Paperback: 36 pages Publisher: Mel Bay Publications (October 24, 2013) Product Dimensions: 0.2 x 8.5 x 11.2 inches From the publisher: Nestor Ausqui hails from the picturesque Argentinian…

Review: Spanish Music for Two Guitars

Spanish Music for Two Guitars by Kacha Metreveli Buy via Sheet Music Plus Published by Mel Bay Publications. I know Spanish guitar music is overplayed and not always every teacher’s choice but this book of duets is great. These intermediate…

Modern Hearts: Review & Interview with Adrian Verdejo

I guess today the site is called this is electric guitar! My good friend and colleague Adrian Verdejo has just released a brilliant recording of new music and modern works for electric guitar. Adrian is an excellent classical guitarist but…

Review: Aranjuez by Miloš Karadaglić

Buy via Amazon: Aranjuez by Miloš Karadaglić Artist Website: milosguitar.com Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Yannick Nezet-Seguin Label: Mercury Classics / Deutsche Grammophon / et al.. The new release by Miloš Karadaglić begins and ends with two of the most popular concertos in the repertoire: Joaquín Rodrigo’s…

Review: A Guitar Through the Eras by Tariq Harb

Artist Website: tariqharb.com Listen to samples or buy from Amazon: Tariq Harb: A Guitar Through the Eras Producers: Patrick Kearney, Tariq Harb Recording Engineer: Adam Pietrykowski Studio: LaFlame Studios. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Mastering  Engineer: Drew Henderson Repertoire: Fantasia No.7 by…

Review: Quartet & Imminent Loss by Eddie Healy

Artist Website: eddiehealy.com Listen to recordings via ReverbNation Publisher, Sales, Samples: Les Productions d’OZ: Quartet or Imminent Loss Direction by Eddie Healy (via Amazon) – Healy also put out this recording which contains both of these works as well as numerous other compositions. The…