Pink Floyd with Frank Zappa 1969 on #neuguitars #blog

Actuel Festival, Mont de lnclus, Amougies, Belgium. 25 October, 1969. Frank Zappa’s jam with Pink Floyd “That was after the Mothers [of Invention] had broken up, and y’know, I had time on my hands,” Zappa said several years later. “These people contacted me. They offered me $10,000 to be an emcee at a festival, all…

Eliot Fisk & Paco Peña: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert on #neuguitars #blog

Eliot Fisk looks like the happiest man on the planet. Watch that face as he plays guitar. Between performing music by J.S. Bach and partnering with the world’s best flamenco guitarist, Paco Peña, Fisk can barely control his joy. I find his exuberance and their performance undeniably brilliant, inspiring and so completely universal. The repertoire…

Luis Carrillo Research-led Performance Workshop Internazionale 27 – 30 giugno 2018 on #neuguitars #blog

Interview with the Uruguayan classical and contemporary guitar player Luis Carrillo. The interview was made in Venezia, Isola di San Giorgio, Fondazione Cini. Research-led Performance: Composizioni per FLAUTO e per CHITARRA del XX secolo Workshop internazionale 27 – 30 giugno 2018 Coordinatori: Gianmario Borio, Lennart Dohms Commissione: Elena Casoli (guitar), Federica Lotti (flute), Florindo Baldissera…

John Peel’s Record Box #documentary on #neuguitars #blog

Documentary first shown on Channel 4 in 2005, looking at the most prized records in John Peel’s huge record collection, which he kept stored in a special box. Looks at the music and artistes featured in those special records and at the music tastes of John Peel. Also includes interviews with family and friends, including…