Tag Astor Piazzolla

Play Piazzolla for Classical Guitar

This book of Astor Piazzolla arrangments by Gary Ryan is super popular in my studio. The arrangements sound great slow or fast but are only rarely awkward or difficult. Although the book is for what Ryan calls ‘easy guitar’ be…

Michael Nicolella plays Piazzolla

Michael Nicolella performs Astor Piazzolla’s Primavera Portena (2007). Great arrangement and I love the little additions and tricks he throws in. Also really like the sound of the quick scale runs and tempo adjustments. Nice one!   Video Link:  

SoloDuo play Piazzolla

I’ve been waiting for a high quality video of the Tango suite for awhile so this was a welcomed find. Lorenzo Micheli & Matteo Mela play in a duo called: SoloDuo. Video Link

Milos Karadaglic plays Libertango by Piazzolla

Milos Karadaglic, from Montenegro, is the real deal and he’s debatably one of the most famous guitarists of recent years. His recent album for Deutsche Grammophon topped the classical charts around the world and sold over 100,000 copies in less…

Duo Melis play Piazzolla

Duo Melis with Susana Prieto and Alexis Muzurakis is ‘where it’s at’! Don’t forget it! I love the excellent accents and little scale runs. Additionally, they are great communicators between themselves and the audience. Duo Melis. Astor Piazzolla.Otoño Porteño. Transcription…