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Special Offer

Two top guitarists for the price of one,
reviewed by MIKE WHEELER

 

Two top guitarists for the price of one — this week's special offer was due to the fact that Miloš Karadaglić is suffering from a movement disorder which prevents him playing. But he was there all the same, introducing each half, with Craig Ogden stepping in at short notice, enabling the original Bach to Beatles programme to go ahead, with only two small changes (Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, UK, 11 November 2016).

With his relaxed, engaging platform manner, Ogden introduced the music and let us into all kinds of trade secrets, from how to practice the tremolo figures in Tárrega's Recuerdos de la Alhambra, to why he appears to scratch the side of his nose before playing...

Copyright © 19 November 2016 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

ISAAC ALBENIZ

LUIGI BOCCHERINI

HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS

JOAQUIN RODRIGO

TORU TAKEMITSU

NOTTINGHAM ROYAL CONCERT HALL

NOTTINGHAM

ENGLAND

GUITAR MUSIC

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