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Luthier Greg Smallman’s Official Website Has Been Published

Greg Smallman is undoubtedly one of the most prestigious classical guitar maker. Guitarist John Williams is his loyal customer. He owns many Greg Smallman guitars. In February 10, 2012, Greg Smallman finally registered a internet domain name, gregsmallmanguitar.com; then launched the official website of Greg Smallman guitar. At the center of the homepage, it says, […]

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Prelude from BWV 999 in D minor (J.S. Bach), Classical Guitar Solo

Happened to wear in Steve Jobs style before I heard the news at night… ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. This is an excellent piece of music and superb for right hand arpeggio practice too. There are some tricky places, especially when we don’t use slurs at all. I put the strings on about 3 month ago. I used my […]

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Etude Op.6 No.11 in E (Fernando Sor) Use YouTube Video Editor

After upload the 3rd part to YouTube, I re-mix this video with my previous 2 practice recordings using YouTube Video Editor.  Just for fun * 1st take, old strings, LaBella 2001 Classical MHT, 7 months * 2nd take, new strings, Luthier Concert Silver Set 30, 1 week * 3rd take, new strings, Luthier Concert Silver Set […]

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Etude Op.6 No.11 in E (Fernando Sor)_2, Classical Guitar Study

Music is composed by Fernando Sor. I’m practicing the 2nd part. It’s still in E minor. The 3rd part (last part) will change to E major. This is my 2nd attempt. The right hand arpeggio is pretty tricky at the part. My right hand fingers make some noise when I get nervous. I need to […]

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Etude Op.6 No.11 in E (Fernando Sor)_1, Classical Guitar Study

This is a nice piece of music composed by Fernando Sor. The melody is beautiful. It starts from E minor and ends in E major. I just start to play this classical guitar study. My focus is mostly on right hand arpeggio. The left hand fingering is a little bit tricky. So I decide to […]

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Footstool vs Guitar Support, Classical Guitar Accessories

I always use footstool for classical guitar performance. Until a few weeks ago… After I tried a few guitar support, I started to like it. A classical guitar support is light, convenient and easy to use. I thought I was going to switch to a guitar support forever. But… a classical guitar recital changed my mind. […]

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