Charleston Classical Guitar

Guitar Lessons and Music Instruction in Charleston, SC.

Operating as usual

04/01/2021

Just a little fun for April Fools Day! But not fooling around here 😀

#musicjokes #musicfun #charlestonsc #guitar

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 09/11/2020

Simplified View Of Right Hand Movements Playing Fingerstyle Guitar

New Post: Simplified View Of Right Hand Movements Playing Fingerstyle Guitar

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2017/04/27/simplified-view-of-right-hand-movements-when-playing-fingerstyle-guitar/

#guitar #fingerstyleguitar #classicalguitar #music #musician #guitarist

charlestonclassicalguitar.org Many books is dedicated to the subject. This will serve as a starting point for those interested in this of thought on right hand movements.

09/09/2020

What keeps you motivated? What keeps you coming back to the guitar? What music or player inspires you to go further?

#motivation #practice #music #guitar #guitarpractice #guitarlessons #charleston

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 09/09/2020

Review: Savarez 520R Normal Tension | Charleston Classical Guitar

Check out if the Savarez 520R are what you should buy for your next string. New Post: Review: Savarez 520R Normal Tension

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/09/09/review-savarez-520r-normal-tension/

#guitarstrings #classicalguitar #savarez

charlestonclassicalguitar.org The Savarez string company dates its history back to 1770 and continues to evolve. This Savarez 520R string set is relatively the same string.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 09/08/2020

Guitar Practice Motivation - Julian Bream Plays Fandanguillo |

New Post: Guitar Practice Motivation - Julian Bream Plays Fandanguillo

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/09/08/guitar-practice-motivation-julian-bream-plays-fandanguillo/

#classicalguitar #mondaymotivation (though it's not Monday) #guitar #fingerstyleguitar #julianbream

charlestonclassicalguitar.org Keeping me focused on where I am going and for those supporting my work. Let's begin my guitar practice motivation and watch a video.

patreon.com 09/04/2020

Étude No. 1 by Leo Brouwer (Reference Audio) | Charleston Classical Guitar on Patreon

Download the audio to Etude No. 1 by Leo Brouwer as a Producer level patron. With your support great music can be made and taught!

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[09/04/20]   On June 29 in 1888, the first (known) recording of classical music was made. It was Handel's Israel in Egypt on wax cylinder. Pretty awesome! #classicalmusic #musicrecording #music #popmusic

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 09/04/2020

Play Guitar With The Goal Of Contentment | Music Thoughts

Updated Post: Play Guitar With The Goal Of Contentment

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/09/04/play-guitar-with-the-goal-of-contentment/

#guitar #classicalguitar #learningmusic #music #musiclessons

charlestonclassicalguitar.org I believe the idea of contentment is also ideal for learning any skill, including learning to play guitar. I challenge you to change...

09/03/2020

New Morning by Niels Eikelboom

Just uploaded a new reference piece for my beginner guitar students. Check it out. New Morning by Niels Eikelboom https://youtu.be/C146ljwvU1k via @YouTube #guitar #classicalguitar #fingerstyleguitar

This is a student reference recording of New Morning by Niels Eikelboom. Like the video? Help me get to 50 patrons! Support this work at https://patreon.com/...

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 09/02/2020

Freedom Of Movement On The Guitar | Charleston Classical Guitar

Updated Post: Freedom Of Movement On The Guitar

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/09/02/freedom-of-movement-on-the-guitar/

#guitar #classicalguitar #fingerstyleguitar #learningguitar

charlestonclassicalguitar.org One of the most difficult ideas to grasp while playing is the idea of gravity and freedom of movement on the guitar. Here are the benefits.

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Charleston Classical Guitar

Trying to get to my YouTube channel to 100 subscribers. Check it out and subscribe if you're interested 😀.

https://www.youtube.com/c/CharlestonclassicalguitarOrg

#classicalguitar #guitar #fingerstyleguitar #learnguitar

youtube.com Dedicated to the development of students on the classical guitar.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 09/01/2020

Étude No. 1 By Leo Brouwer | Charleston Classical Guitar

New video post: Étude No. 1 by Leo Brouwer. It's an great piece that all beginning/intermediate guitarists should play.

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/09/01/etude-no-1-by-leo-brouwer/

#guitar #leobrouwer #classicalguitar #cubanmusic

charlestonclassicalguitar.org I have a feeling that most guitarists do not need an introduction to Leo Brouwer. This video is the playing of his Etude No. 1

08/31/2020

Étude No 1 Brouwer

This one is an oldie but a goodie! There's nothing like Brouwer to bring up your mood! I'll have a blog post up for it tomorrow. Check it out: https://youtu.be/CoSkFZpALEY

#guitar #classicalguitar #fingerstyleguitar #brouwer

This is such a well-known piece to the guitar world. I am sure there are many other performances of this online. A student asked me to put my version up for ...

patreon.com 08/31/2020

Charleston Classical Guitar is creating classical guitar music, lessons, and teaching materials | Patreon

Woo-Hoo! I've got one monthly supporter. Thank you one who desires not to be named! I need more if this going for a doctorate is going to be a reality! Check my page out if you get the chance: https://www.patreon.com/charlestonclassicalguitar #classicalguitar #doctorate #classicalmusic #guitar

patreon.com Become a patron of Charleston Classical Guitar today: Read NaN posts by Charleston Classical Guitar and get access to exclusive content and experiences on the world’s largest membership platform for artists and creators.

[08/30/20]   One of my favorites. Wonderful, lasting melody: https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/product/be-thou-my-vision-arrangment/

patreon.com 08/28/2020

Thank You and Why: Wittner Metronome | Charleston Classical Guitar on Patreon

New Post and Video: Thank You and Why: Wittner Metronome

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#classicalguitar #guitar #wishlist

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charlestonclassicalguitar.org 08/27/2020

Sicilienne By Matteo Carcassi | Charleston Classical Guitar

New (Old) Post: Video of Sicilienne By Matteo Carcassi

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/08/27/sicilienne-by-matteo-carcassi/

#guitar #classicalguitar #guitarpractice #beginningguitar

charlestonclassicalguitar.org Sicilienne by Matteo Carcassi originally comes from his Méthode complète pour la guitare, op. 59, part 3.

[08/26/20]   New Post: Guitar Slurs And My Middle Finger (Video)

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/08/26/guitar-slurs-and-my-middle-finger/

#guitar #classicalguitar

[08/24/20]   New Post: Overwhelmed By Guitar Music

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/08/24/overwhelmed-by-guitar-music/

#classicalguitar #guitar #checkinmonday #learningguitar

08/17/2020

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New Post For Check-In Monday: Basics Of Classical Guitar Revisited #classicalguitar #guitar #gettingbetter #makingmusic

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/08/17/basics-of-classical-guitar-revisited/

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charlestonclassicalguitar.org 08/15/2020

Dreams by Richard Summers | Charleston Classical Guitar

Video: Dreams by Richard Summers

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/08/15/dreams-by-richard-summers/

charlestonclassicalguitar.org Dreams comes to us from the founder of the Toronto Guitar Institute. It originally appeared in A Contemporary Method for Classical Guitar, 3.

mailchi.mp 08/14/2020

Did I Fall Off The Earth With My Guitar?

Did I Fall Off The Earth With My Guitar? - https://mailchi.mp/2ce5ccf9dde7/life-by-guitar-2019-week-12635227

mailchi.mp I cannot believe it's been 8 months since I've sent a newsletter! I can trace it directly back to when the beginnings of the COVID-19 effects were being felt in Italy. Though it has been tough for everyone, especially my friends in the guitar community, we are still here. I am finally back to worki...

[08/14/20]   ‪It is a day of mourning for the classical guitar world. Julian bream has‬ passed away. I’m sure I won’t be the only one sharing this news today. Many new orbs commissioned for him are [email protected] my favorites. His legacy will live on! #classicalguitar #greatmusician #rip #guitar

patreon.com 08/13/2020

Charleston Classical Guitar is creating classical guitar music, lessons, and teaching materials | Patreon

Welcome video is live on my #patreon page. Check it out and share if you’d like to help.

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#guitar #dreams #classicalguitar #classicalmusic

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patreon.com 08/12/2020

Charleston Classical Guitar is creating classical guitar music, lessons, and teaching materials | Patreon

Want to help an over 40 year old go for a seemingly impossible dream in music? #classicalguitar #musiceducation #patreon #support

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patreon.com Become a patron of Charleston Classical Guitar today: Read 29 posts by Charleston Classical Guitar and get access to exclusive content and experiences on the world’s largest membership platform for artists and creators.

patreon.com 08/11/2020

Love Is Life! | Charleston Classical Guitar on Patreon

Love Is Life! What a title for a song...

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patreon.com Official Post from Charleston Classical Guitar: What a title for a song. I am not sure it really expresses this in the playing of the pieces. But the sentiment is still worthy of the guitar.I found these pieces on the Boise Collection website. They are apparently by E. Adege. I sent inquiry to Chris...

charleston-classical-guitar.thinkific.com 08/06/2020

Speeding Up Your Scales

I thought my guitar speed was limited by my genes or age, but all that changed after a few discoveries in how to practice scales. This course is about those discoveries: …
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#guitar #learningguitar #guitarpractice #guitarscales #guitarcourse #guitarplayer

charleston-classical-guitar.thinkific.com Take your guitar scales to the next level. This course is focused on fingerstyle and classical players but benefits all guitarists.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 08/03/2020

Your Guitar Playing Going Backward During Vacation

New Post: Your Guitar Playing Going Backward During Vacation

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/08/03/your-guitar-playing-going-backward-during-vacation/

charlestonclassicalguitar.org It's the vacation season, and you are not going to lose everything you've worked for in your guitar playing just because you take a break.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 07/31/2020

Moorish Dance by Aaron Shearer | Charleston Classical Guitar

New post featuring an old video for student reference of Aaron Shearer's Moorish Dance.

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/07/31/moorish-dance-by-aaron-shearer/

charlestonclassicalguitar.org Moorish Dance comes to us from the famous pedagogue Aaron Shearer. I was fortunate enough to study with Aaron while I was a student at Duquesne University.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 07/28/2020

Music Connects Us Without Limitation | Charleston Classical Guitar

New Post: Music Connects Us Without Limitation

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/07/28/music-connects-us-without-limitation/

charlestonclassicalguitar.org He makes a reference to a Neil Young song. However, I would like to apply a little bit of Bach to this statement on how music connects.

07/23/2020

Here's a good sheet to test your or your child's understanding of equal rhythm values.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 07/23/2020

Filling The Void Of Silence With The Sound Of Music

New Post: Filling The Void Of Silence With The Sound Of Music

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/07/21/filling-the-void-of-silence-with-the-sound-of-music/

charlestonclassicalguitar.org I am overwhelmed by silence. Yet, it is this silence that gives meaning to the sound of music I have given my life to discover and teach.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 07/20/2020

La Fragua De Vulcano By Morales-Caso For Spanish Guitar

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/07/20/la-fragua-de-vulcano-by-morales-caso-for-spanish-guitar/

charlestonclassicalguitar.org This is one of the great characteristics of the composer Eduardo Morales-Caso's Spanish guitar work La Fragua De Vulcano.

charlestonclassicalguitar.org 07/17/2020

Beginner Guitar Lessons Should Begin With Classical Guitar

https://charlestonclassicalguitar.org/blog/2020/07/17/beginner-guitar-lessons-should-begin-with-classical-guitar/

charlestonclassicalguitar.org With few exceptions, beginner guitar lessons should begin on the classical guitar for anyone who desires a solid foundation in guitar studies.

[07/10/20]   Bach and Handel were born in the same year about 80 miles apart, but they never met. #classicalmusic #musicfacts

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