best villa-lobos recordings

The Best Recordings of Villa-Lobos’ Etudes.

This post is going to help you discover the best recordings of the Villa-Lobos etudes for guitar. It will highlight the top 5 recordings for the etudes. These are generally available on CD, vinyl and download. This is part of the #villalobos12in12 challenge. Best Villa-Lobos Recordings? Let’s face it, this is a very subjective subjectRead More…

Which Villa-Lobos Book Should I buy? (A Quick Overview)

This quick overview will help you decide which Villa-Lobos edition to buy, tell you what is available, and point out where you can get free copies. Check it out below. The Villa-Lobos Edition Confusion. When I first started playing guitar, we were told to buy the only edition available at the time (see below picRead More…

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Truefire.com – A Review

Review of the popular Truefire.com website and guitar app. If you are into online guitar it will be hard not to miss the flood of online guitar courses currently available, a veritable smorgasbord selection that ranges from tasty to just plain off. So this review is intended to highlight one of the best providers, notRead More…

El Inalcanzable - Agustin Barrios

El Inalcanzable, Agustin Barrios Mangore – A Review

This is a review of the Agustin Barrios Mangore book: El Inalcanzable; the title of which stems from Villa Lobo’s description of Barrios and his music. Authors: Margarita Morselli; Carlos Salcedo Publisher: Asociacion Cultural Comuneros Published: Asuncion November 2007 ISBN: 978-99953-843-0-2   This thick full size soft cover book explores most aspects of Barrios’ life,Read More…