Special Focus: The Guitar as Chamber Instrument

  • Guitar + String Quartets: A History (by noted scholar/teacher Kevin Garry)
  • The Guitar and Other Instruments: Guitarists and composers discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the guitar in varying chamber situations


Features and Departments:

  • On the cover: Ana Vidovic—The Croatian guitarist talks about her road from child prodigy to being a top international touring artist
  • View from the Front Row: Innovative South African guitarist Derek Gripper
  • David Leisner: An exclusive excerpt from his important new book, Playing with Ease: A Healthy Approach to Guitar Technique, plus an interview
  • Mak Grgic: A profile of the adventurous young Slovenian guitarist and his work with EuroStrings.
  • The Modern Relevance of Agustín Barrios: Mark Small and Graham Wade offer perspectives on the legendary Paraguayan guitarist/composer
  • Method: Rhayn Jooste dives into the intricacies of Tárrega’s Leyenda (Asturias)
  • Plus: Classical Guitar News; Music to Play;  album, sheet music and live performance reviews; Festival  & Competition listings; and much more!


Key Dates

  • Advertising reservations due by January 5, 2019
  • Advertising materials due by January 12, 2019
  • Issue on sale February 27, 2019

*subject to change