Tag Villa-Lobos

Seyoung Park plays Etude No.1 by Villa-Lobos

I enjoy posting a few videos every month on youth guitarists both to support them and to see how the younger generation is approaching the instrument and culture. One of the youth I’ve featured before and here again is Korean…

A Guitar Recital by Julian Bream

The legendary guitarist Julian Bream gives a recital of Bach, Villa-Lobos, Albeniz, and Britten. BBC 2, 1978 at Old Wardour Castle. 49 mins of video. What a treat. Video Link: 

Tariq Harb Plays Villa-lobos, Giuliani, and Koshkin

The excellent Tariq Harb playing Villa-lobos, Giuliani, and Koshkin at a TEDx conference. Tariq Harb performs music by guitar giants; Villa-lobos, Giuliani and Koshkin. Harb is an internationally acclaimed and award winning classical guitarist. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading,…

The Etudes of Heitor Villa-Lobos

If you don’t know the Villa-Lobos etudes then I suggest you become familiar with them right away. They are possibly the most significant etudes of the twentieth century due to their technical challenge, wealth of musical ideas, and pedagogical value. They are, however,…

Kuang Junhong plays Villa-Lobos Etude 7

Kids these days and their music! But really, this is amazing for a 12 year old or anyone else for that matter. By the way, if you are interested in seeing other great youth guitarists check out the tag for…