Wow! You shot this video yourself? What kind of camera was it?
No sorry, I'm just saving every videos about Segovia
Is the guitar a Spruce top? Very rare consider most of the videos seen so far was cedar top.
Yes I go along with that view.rpavich wrote: ↑Fri May 18, 2018 3:30 pmI saw a video with David Russell and he said that a big mistake that folks make is playing pieces in performance that are "impressive" (as in pieces that are good for exams) rather than playing pieces that are pleasing to an audience but lower in grade. He said that most folks would be better off performing pieces a few grades below where they are at.Tomzooki wrote: ↑Wed May 16, 2018 2:23 pmProbably both answears are true. And also, most of the video we can see were made when he was an elderly, it is normal that he lost some of his virtuosity.guit-box wrote: ↑Wed May 16, 2018 1:49 pm
Some things that interest me about these videos are:
1. I wonder why he chose to perform pieces that would now be considered intermediate level pieces. Did he just like the music or was it to reach a wider audience that wasn't necessarily experienced classical music listeners?....