Una Serata con Mr. Bream: Julian Bream e John Williams Live

Download Podcast 30 marzo 2016: Julian Bream e John Williams Live Terzo disco di Bream in compagnia di John Williams, questo volta dal vivo a Boston e New York nel 1978, musiche di John Johnson, Georg Philipp Telemann, Fernando Sor, Johannes Brahms, Gabriel Faurè, Claude Debussy, Isacc Albeniz e Enrique Granados March 30, 2016: Julian…

Dionisio Aguado by Lorenzo Micheli and Matteo Mela, Stradivarius, 2000

Daughter of the god of war and the goddess of love, Harmony has inspired three of the most penetrating fragments of Heraclitus. The third fragment in particular, dear architects and musicians of all time, mentions: “harmony of the invisible visible is better.” I do not think the object and interest of the blog is a…

Una Serata con Mr. Bream: Music of Spain, Vol 1

Download Podcast 6 aprile 2016: Music of Spain, Vol 1 Nel settembre del 1969 Bream inizia un nuovo interessante progetto: una serie di dischi dedicati al repertorio spagnolo, in questo primo volume troviamo le musiche di Luis de Milan e Luys De Narvaez suonate col liuto. April 6, 2016: Music of Spain, Vol 1 In…

Interview with Eva Beneke by Giuseppe Chiaramonte (December 2010)

You started studying guitar and piano. You also played in a pop/jazz-band for six years. Please, tell us something about the beginning of your career. Why did you choose guitar? Why classical guitar?   Looking back I can say that as a child, I fell in love with choral singing and piano playing, and pursued…

Interview with Elena Càsoli (September 2009)

  How did the love of Elena Càsoli for the guitar start? Perhaps as happened to many others, it was the chance that permit me to meet with the guitar, through my elementary school teacher. It was a lucky occasion, and maybe not so common in the 60’s as it could be today, thanks to…

StrongStrangeStrings by Elena Càsoli, Stradivarius 2001

“I play an instrument which today is enjoying one of the happiest periods in its long history. Its structure and sound have evolved and kept pace with changes in attitudes to music, culmination in a range of forms and expressions in the twentieth century unheard of since the renaissance and the baroque eras.” These are…

Steve Reich Guitar Works di Yasushi Takemura, miru records, 2014

Recensione di Steve Reich Guitar Works di Yasushi Takemura, miru records, 2014 Questo disco è la prima “opera omnia” per chitarra elettrica del compositore americano Steve Reich mai realizzata. L’autore di questa sintesi stilistica è il chitarrista giapponese Yasushi Takemura, che in questo cd suona tre diverse composizioni: “Music for Pieces of Wood”, “Nagoya Guitars”…

Masterclass LEALTRENOTE 2016

Masterclass LEALTRENOTE 2016 Comunicato stampa L’Associazione musicale LeAltreNote, in collaborazione con il Comune di Valdidentro, organizza anche per l’estate 2016 l’omonima Masterclass con corsi di studio e perfezionamento rivolti a musicisti di ogni età. I corsi, tenuti da docenti con solide carriere internazionali, prevedono classi per lezioni di strumento ed ensemble di musica da camera…

Steve Reich Guitar Works di Yasushi Takemura,miru records, 2014

This record is the first “opera omnia” for electric guitar by the american composer Steve Reich ever made. The author of this stylistic synthesis is the Japanise guitarist Yasushi Takemura, who played three scores: “Music for Pieces of Wood”, “Nagoya Guitars” and the three movements of “Electric Counterpoint”. It’s true that about these three songs…

Fiuggi Guitar Festival 2016

  La X edizione Concerti, Masterclass – Campus,  Concorsi di chitarra classica acustica e flamenca Fiuggi Guitar Expo – Premio città di Fiuggi Dal 19 al 24 luglio si terrà a Fiuggi (Frosinone) la decima edizione del “Festival Internazionale della Chitarra” che anche quest’anno vanterà la presenza sia di numerosi artisti internazionali provenienti da tutto…

Hochschule für Musik Basel: «Schlusskonzert Komposition 2016»

Ensemble Phœnix Basel                                                    Hochschule für Musik Basel: «Schlusskonzert Komposition 2016» Musik-Akademie Basel Samstag, 25. Juni 2016, 19.30 Uhr, Grosser Saal Werke von Studierenden der Kompositionsklassen PROGRAMM: Goni Peles: «24d24iS_edbssspDo4VRpsS2-EPB8» for eight players (2016, UA) Giovanni Santini (MA Sp): «hidden voices …. from the outside» for15 players and 3 amplified found objects (2016, UA)…

Review of my book Visionary Guitars

Hans-Jürgen Gerung aus Kranzegg ist einer von zwölf Gitarristen aus Europa und den USA, die in dem Buch „Visionary Guitars“ von Andrea Aguzzi zu Wort kommen. Der Kontakt kam über ein Internetforum zustande, das der italienische Musikwissenschaftler eingerichtet hat. „Für mich ist es ein großes Glück, da drin zu stehen“, sagt der Interpret und Komponist…