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Learn Sakura Variations (Yuquijiro Yocoh)

Sakura (cherry blossom)is a fantastic set of variations by Yuquijiro Yocoh for classical guitar. This lesson will step through each section of this piece, highlighting the hacks, tips, and cultural, and musical,  context to this beautiful piece of music. It is a piece that is worth your time to learn. Dive into this new classicalRead More…

CGRocks Cadences

The Art of the Cadence

This short post will introduce voice leading and cadences on the classical guitar; it will focus on effective ways of highlighting the cadence, which will help with creating your own compositions as well as analyzing other pieces from a theoretical and aural perspective.   Grammar What do pandas and cadences have in common? Grammar! Yes,Read More…