Classical Guitar Magazine Summer 2019 Issue Preview

**This issue will receive bonus distribution at Summer NAMM, GFA, Sweetwater GearFest** Special Focus: Guitar ‘Methods’ Aaron Shearer: An appreciation of the ‘Father of American Classical Guitar Education’ on the centenary of his birthGraham Wade on the history of methods, from the Renaissance to the presentCG readers reveal which methods and etudes have been most helpful …

The Results Are In – 2018 Acoustic Guitar Audience Study

We recently reached out to Acoustic Guitar audience members through e-mail and social media to ask them about their musical activities, related media consumption, shopping habits, and other demographics. More than 3,500 guitarists completed the survey. Our audience members are researching and planning their next gear purchases right now — are they considering your products? …

Comments Can Help Make or Break a Community

Yesterday, digiday.com reported on why some publishers are no longer supporting comments on articles, what others are doing to moderate and mediate, and how, for some, comments can be used to foster community and boost engagement. It’s an interesting read. We did away with comments sections on AcousticGuitarU.com, because they were being used to ask …