Special Focus: Lutherie and Guitar History

  • A short history of the intricate art of crafting guitar rosettes
  • Segovia’s 1920s Russia tour guitar
  • An important new book on The Spanish Guitar, 1750–1950

Features and Departments:

  • On the cover: Xuefei Yang talks about her recent projects and her deep involvement with guitar in her native China
  • 2018 Guitar Foundation of America competition winner Raphaël Feuillâtre of France discusses his guitar education and favorite composers
  • Remembering composer and scholar John W. Duarte on the centenary of his birth
  • A profile of Koyunbaba composer Carlo Domeniconi
  • Manuel de Falla and his love of guitar
  • ‘Method’ column: Bach’s Invention No. 1 for two guitars
  • A review of the Parkening International Guitar Competition
  • Plus: Classical Guitar News; Music to Play; album and sheet music reviews; Festival and Competition listings; and more!

Key Dates

  • Advertising reservations due by July 26, 2019
  • Advertising materials due by August 2, 2019
  • Issue on sale September 17, 2019

*subject to change