Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Audio and video recordings of the works of Francisco Tárrega.
Forum rules
III Our MP3, OGG, WMV, MOV, Authors' rights

Title format: Tárrega, Francisco - Title - tags (if known)
e.g. Tárrega, Francisco - Lágrima - D05 Video
For more details see instructions here.
File access restricted to members who have made at least 2 posts.
User avatar
rkguitar16
Posts: 57
Joined: Fri Jul 01, 2016 1:18 pm

Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by rkguitar16 » Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:38 pm

My most recent video of Capricho Árabe. Performed on a guitar by Andreas Kirmse (2012).

http://www.vimeo.com/242397787

User avatar
Adrian Allan
Posts: 1634
Joined: Mon Jul 20, 2015 9:56 am

Re: Capricho Árabe

Post by Adrian Allan » Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:24 pm

Excellent playing and recording
D'Ammassa Spruce/Spruce Double Top

User avatar
lagartija
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 10926
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2009 5:37 pm
Location: Western Massachusetts, USA

Re: Capricho Árabe

Post by lagartija » Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:23 pm

Very nice!! Thank you for sharing that with us.
I enjoyed hearing your interpretation. :-D
When the sun shines, bask.
__/^^^^^o>
Classical Guitar forever!

Umberto Nostro
Posts: 23
Joined: Wed Sep 20, 2017 7:16 pm
Location: Italy

Re: Capricho Árabe

Post by Umberto Nostro » Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:56 pm

Exellent interpretation of one of the most beautifull pieces of great Francisco Tarrega. Compliments. Thanks for sharing.

Frank
Posts: 96
Joined: Fri Aug 14, 2015 4:18 pm
Location: Melbourne, Florida USA

Re: Capricho Árabe

Post by Frank » Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:21 pm

Beautifully played ... I love that piece.

richtm
Posts: 167
Joined: Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:10 pm
Location: Hamburg, Germany

Re: Capricho Árabe

Post by richtm » Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:48 pm

Hi Rick,
excellent performance! As allways, I also love your Reis recording and the Weiss. :bravo:
Smooth and not to fast, as a lot of folks do it out there... Warm tone with some ritardandy, where they make sense. :casque:
As you see I am also an Andreas Kirmse fan. I met him in person this summer and had a very fruity day in Leipzig with him, taking my guitar from his workshop home to Hamburg. His guitars are incredible strong, deep and have a warm sound wile have their main focus on the base tone and not on the overtones. He recently moved the body shape to Simplicio! I am also following Sanel Redzic and in particular Tal Hurwitz. Both play a Kirmse, for Sanel it's his main instrument. Tal recently changed to a Daniel Friedrich. Do you have further plans? :guitare:
BTW: what strings do you use? I am playing d'addario exp 46 on it.
Looking foreward to your next recording.
Greeting from Hamburg :bye:
richtm
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Ernest Köröskenyi 1977 Cedar; Pauline Bernabe Especial 2007 Spruce, 2012 Cedar; Andreas Kirmse 2017 Cedar DT; Philipp Lerche Torres 2018 Spruce

vinnyob22
Posts: 29
Joined: Wed Dec 07, 2016 10:57 pm
Location: Orange County, CA

Re: Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by vinnyob22 » Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:07 am

Beautiful playing and great sound quality! Thanks.

PeteJ
Posts: 1119
Joined: Fri Jul 08, 2016 12:52 pm

Re: Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by PeteJ » Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:18 pm

Very much like the calm and laid-back approach, lovely sound and the confident control. Very envious. Perhaps I missed a bit of drama.

wombosi
Amateur luthier
Posts: 51
Joined: Wed Jan 31, 2018 10:00 pm
Location: Great Barrington, MA

Re: Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by wombosi » Sun Mar 04, 2018 8:52 pm

Beautifully played. Nice tempo, nice and clean.

rpavich
Posts: 689
Joined: Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:23 pm
Location: West Virginia, USA

Re: Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by rpavich » Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:54 pm

Nice! I like the way you articulated some of the parts that get glossed over when folks play above their level.
Asturias AST-100-heavily modified by Robert England.

Lucas
Posts: 32
Joined: Wed Jul 04, 2018 11:24 am

Re: Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by Lucas » Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:44 pm

Beautiful! One of my favorite pieces.

User avatar
erichert
Posts: 88
Joined: Sun Jul 08, 2018 1:17 pm
Location: New Mexico, USA

Re: Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by erichert » Mon Jul 30, 2018 4:46 pm

Excellent, I really like the dreamy quality your interpretation has.

User avatar
oski79
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 9896
Joined: Fri Feb 08, 2008 4:12 pm
Location: Sebastopol, California

Re: Tárrega, Francisco - Capricho Árabe - Video

Post by oski79 » Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:03 pm

Well done, Rick, and thanks for posting the video. It's always interesting to see which positions people play certain phrases in.

Thanks!
“People may say I can’t sing, but no one can ever say I didn’t sing.” --Florence Foster Jenkins

Return to “Our recordings of Francisco Tárrega”