Tag Nikita Koshkin

Mari Mäntylä - 10 String Guitar decacorde

Mari Mäntylä plays Finnish Rhapsody by Koshkin

I hit publish but then noticed she’s disabled embedding so view this video on Youtube (sorry for the redirect). Finnish guitarist Mari Mäntylä plays Finnish Rhapsody by Russian composer Nikita Koshkin (b.1956) on a 10-string guitar (decacorde). This comes via…

The Sailor’s Fate by Nikita Koshkin

The Sailor’s Fate by Nikita Koshkin (b.1956) from his Da Capo – 24 Easy Pieces. Russian title is Судьба Моряка. Tempo Moderato flotato. These “easy” pieces range from Beginner to Intermediate and all have great character. I’ll be posting more…

Marina Alexandra Plays Koshkin & York

Marina Alexandra plays March of Toy Soldiers by Nikita Koshkin & Sunburst by Andrew York via TEDx on YouTube. She gives a nice little explanation of both pieces before playing which explains the musical effects in relation to the story of the…

Nikita Koshkin: Changing the Guard

Nikita Koshkin (I presume) conducting his own work (also presumed) “Changing the Guard” with a youth guitar orchestra. I like the violent thrusts of sound and angular lines. Cool work for a youth group. I’m sure you are familiar with Koshkin’s compositions…

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…

Thomas Viloteau plays Usher Waltz by Koshkin

I like the rubato he adds to Usher Waltz here. It really makes the accelerandos effective and adds intensity to the extroverted sections. Viloteau=good! Video Link: Thomas Viloteau plays one of the most iconic pieces in the Guitar repertoire,…