Category Interviews

Classical guitar interviews with guitarists, teachers, luthiers, and more.

Interview with guitarist David Starobin

A big thank you to legendary guitarist David Starobin for doing this interview! I first became familiar with Starobin through his recording of Elliot Carter’s Changes as well as Mario Davidovsky’s Synchronisms No. 10. I then came to know his…

Interview with Jorg Graf of Graf Tuners

“An interview from June 2013 with Jorg Graf in Burnstown Ontario.” The folk over at Classical Guitar Training have a nice interview with Jorg Graf of Graf tuners. You can check out more videos by these guys at their YouTube…

Julian Bream Video Interview at The Gramphone Awards

Bream gets honoured at the Gramphone Awards for a Lifetime Achievement prize. Bream at 80 seems like a very chill guy these days. He talks about his schooling and youth. He mentions how music gave him an education in feeling,…

Spotlight: Heike Matthiesen, guitarist

I’m very happy to present this spotlight and interview with guitarist Heike Matthiesen. Heike is very active online and at concerts, festivals, as well as recording. It’s a real pleasure getting to know such a great player and such a kind…

Spotlight: Agustín Castilla-Ávila, composer

Here’s an excellent interview and some media by composer Agustín Castilla-Ávila. He was interviewed by guitarist and organizer Angelito Agcaoili.  Agustín was kind of enough to submit this article for the site. I’ve enclosed some additional photos and videos as well so you…

Johannes Möller interview re: Dutch music

Johannes Möller talks about Dutch guitar music. “Johannes Möller is interviewed by Melchior Huurdeman. They talk about the forgotten Dutch composer Karel Arnoldus Craeyvanger. This video was recorded in Bimhuis Amsterdam for VPRO Vrije Geluiden. Vrije Geluiden is a music…

Spotlight: Chaconne Klaverenga, guitarist

I’m delighted to post here the very first Spotlight & Interview of the site. Who better to spotlight than a young and rising star of classical guitar: Chaconne Klaverenga. You might have seen Ms Klaverenga recently in Soundboard, at festivals,…

Interview with Guitarist Dale Kavanagh

Interview with Dale Kavanagh Artist Website: dalekavanagh.com March 15, 2012, via email. Originally Published on Classical Guitar Canada. Bradford: You’ve given over one thousand recitals in more than forty countries around the world, how did your classical guitar adventure begin as…