Fernando Sor’s Page

by Jesús de las Heras Jiménez [DGA Editor: the author’s website is no longer active so links have been updated to point to snapshots at archive.org.] Editor’s Note: It is not everyday one comes across a treasure trove such as the one found in Mr. de las Heras’ page devoted to Read more…

Elegy

Attributed to Mikhail Vyssotsky (1791-1837) Introduced by Matanya Ophee Move over Spanish Romance, Jeux Interdix or whatever you want to call yourself. This Elegy is the ultimate, unequivocal and final replacement to a piece of seductive guitar music which overstayed its welcome a couple of generations ago. Enough is enough and now it is Read more…

Geppetto’s Brand of Guitar Journalism

By Matanya Ophee The storm surrounding the Associated Board examination lists in England seems to have subsided.[1]See our [Killing the Message II]. The principals involved went on to other pursuits, and an affair that quickly rose to prominent coverage on the pages of Classical Guitar magazine, went out with a flaccid after-thought, expressed Read more…