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Asturias (Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz on Classical Guitar and Piano

A year ago, I had the privilege of hearing Tariq Harb play live in Edmonton during the Edmonton Classical Guitar Society (ECGS) concert season. He played Asturias, a popular guitar piece that I have held dear since the 1980s when … Continue reading

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I Graduated. Now I’m Starting “Bridges” Guitar Book 4

After our guitar ensemble and recital on May 28, my instructor moved me into Bridges Guitar Repertoire and Studies 4–a shiny new blue book in the series. Apparently, I graduated from book 3. In total, Bridges 4 is my 5th … Continue reading

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Guitar Recital 2017

The 2017 classical guitar recital was held during beautiful summer weather on Sunday, May 28 at Jamie Philip’s studio space, just off 124 Street in Edmonton, Alberta. The program The 90-minute classical guitar program consisted of two ensemble groups, solo … Continue reading

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Day 29: Today’s Writing Song

In honour of my guitar ensemble performance yesterday, here is Asturias (Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz played first on violin by David Garrett, then on classical guitar played by John Williams and Ana Lidovic (whose concert I missed when she was … Continue reading

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