RobMacKillop wrote: ↑
Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:35 pm
I believe he was famous, and his publications popular. I'm not sure if he needed a patron.
Unique and charming sums them up. Amateur stuff, but very enjoyable to study and play.
As a begining guitar student, if my studies were directed at all they were to Carcassi, Giuliani, and Sor. As an off again, on again student the one I keep coming back to is Sor. For the most part their intrinsic beauty is unrelated to the level of difficulty though I think they all present a challange.
Though not familiar with many of Sychra's works, my first impressions are that, like Sor, he put the "amat" into amateur.