Seattle class of '73
Cathy Zobel, Anne Bergsma, Molly
Sloan, Gae James;
Photo by Bob French
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Private Guitar Teachers
Dozens of articles written by UK guitar
teachers. The Tutor Pages is a UK directory where every tutor has
written articles on their expertise.
Strings, Guitar Makers and Suppliers
Strings by Mail
A Great Place To Buy Strings, all
brands and makes available at reasonable prices, along with a great
selection of accessories.
Guitar Salon International
Guitar Salon International offers one of the largest selections of
concert, classical, and flamenco guitars in the world.
Links & Resources
Gift of Music - 25 Men of Classical Music:
This site is a list of some of the greatest Classical Music
composers of all time, from 1750 to 1820.
Guide to Classical Guitars and Lutes:
The lute has been a part of instrumental music since the
Renaissance and Baroque eras. The lute was extremely popular until the
1800ís. Then in the 1900ís the interest of the lute was revived.
During this time musicians built lutes similar to the construction of
classical guitars. Classical guitars are not guitars named for only
classical repertoire. Classical guitars are early guitars of the
same eras of the lute and more. The lute and the modern classical guitar
hold similarities such as the finger style technique. The classical
guitar also spanned across the classical, romantic, and modern periods.
of the Electric Guitar:
An electric guitar has many of the same features as an acoustic guitar,
but the electric guitar has a
different sound due to amplification. The strings of an electric
guitar are usually made out of metal,
which produces a rich vibration. Take a look at this site for it
has a lot of information about the
electric guitar and also the Acoustic Guitar, the Lute, Indian Sitar,
The world's leading independent A&R company helping unsigned
bands, artists and songwriters get record deals, publishing deals and
placement in films and TV Shows.
Individual Home Pages
An online publication dedicated to the classical guitar with a range of
articles, reviews, player profiles and other resources.
This is a link to the NEW and OFFICIAL Laurindo Almeida
Web Site. Five time Grammy Award winner, Laurindo Almeida, now
offers a web site of his many accomplishments over the years.
Music, CD's, Books, Links and a lot of memories. Owned and
operated by his wife Didi Almeida (Soprano Deltra Eamon). Lots of
music and memories. Check this one out, you won't be sorry.
The Classical Guitar
John Phillip Dimick was one of the first and best to make a net home for
the classical guitar. His site has evolved extensively with time and
includes flamenco links as well. He also hosts the Segovia mailing list.
Be sure to visit
Much interesting information, including a valuable series of essays by
sound and MIDI guru Craig Anderton.
Matthew Greif's Home
Matthew Greif's debut CD is a musical feast which blurs the line between
classical and jazz. His performance of Koyunbaba is exceptional.
An interesting composer and educator in Israel.
Sonia has created a new approach to teaching young children the
On Line Instruction
Some interesting instruction, arrangements, legal and practical
information about the music world.
Music Sales Ltd., London
This company publishes my Renaissance, Baroque, Classical and Romantic
anthologies. They also distribute my instruction books in the U.K.. They
also have the new Chester anthologies.
Hal Leonard Online
Hal Leonard are distributors in the US for the Schirmer items mentioned
Matanya Ophee's extensive site with details of his guitar and lute
publications, also a magazine section. There is much fascinating
material to browse here.
Classical Guitar Magazine
Maurice Summerfield's fine magazine devoted to the classical guitar.
Society of America Page
Much of interest, including how to
download the catalog of their extensive microfilm collection.
Wayne Cripps' colourful lute page, with many interesting links, pictures
of lutes etc..
"I especially enjoy playing continuo (improvising harmonic texture
on a written bass line, an example ) for a singer or a melody instrument
player. That's why I wrote a small manual for those, who want to start
this tremendous art: Basics of the basics of lute continuo (in
PostScript). " Download it from his site.
The International Guitar
A most interesting site both for content and presentation from Prof.
Ronald Purcell and team at Cal. State University, Northridge.
The Guitar Foundation of
Much interesting information, including how to join, how to get back
issues of Soundboard etc.
The Classical Guitar
Society of Northern Colorado
Lists several Societies in Colorado
(Virginia) Classical Guitar Society The
Tidewater Classical Guitar Society is a nonprofit arts organization
founded in 1984 to provide cultural and educational opportunities to
those interested in the classical guitar. The Society programs a season
of seven performances (with 5 repeated at another venue) by many of the
world's best known and most outstanding guitarists and lutenists.
Mandolin and balalaika have also been featured.
The Baltimore Classical Guitar
About the Baltimore Classical Guitar Society... The Baltimore Classical
Guitar Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the
art of the classical guitar. The Society's aims include promoting the
awareness of the classical guitar, organizing performances for local
schools and retirement communities, publishing a classical guitar
newsletter, and organizing classical guitar concerts and competitions.
Guitar Society (United Kingdom)
Ealing Guitar Society was conceived as a result of discussions which
emerged from an Adult Education class on classical guitar. The
official launch of the Society was in 1969 and has since met
consistently on a monthly basis. Come visit us!
Guitar Solo Publications
One of the most comprehensive sources for guitar sheet music and books.
This interesting and elegant site is a source for Celtic music.
Some free downloads are available.