My aim in providing the following is to show a range of sources available to my students.
Engaging with these links will in turn improve your technique, expand your repertoire and widen your musical horizons.
If I have missed anything please let me know, I would love to find more.
Classical Guitar Australia
• Sydney Classical Guitar Society – Are you going to the 2010 Summer School?
• Richard Charlton – Classical guitarist, composer and arranger
• Phillip Houghton – Australian composer and classical guitar teacher
• Karin Schaupp – Sublime guitarist
• Slava Grigoryan – Myspace page of an excellent player
• Cary Lewincamp – A Tasmanian wonder on the guitar. My wife and I first met him on our honeymoon in Launceston and I have been buying his albums since the 90′s. His latest venture is a joint album with the Koto player Etsuko Sakai.
• Jan Eriksson – Classical Guitar teacher, educator and arranger with PDFs to download
• Tuck & Patti – An awesome Jazz Guitar and Vocal duo
• Andy McKee – You don’t know acoustic playing till you see this guy
• Pankiewicz – Some great electric guitar arrangements with TAB and Backings
Guitar Blogs, Feeds & Magazines
• Creative Guitar – Classical Technique, Lessons and Music
• Eythorsson Guitar School – Music, videos, scores and more
• Melbay’s Guitar Sessions Monthly eMag – Reviews, TABs, arrangements & lessons
• Tommy Emmanuel TABS – A free blog with most of Tommy Emmanuel’s pieces all tabbed out!
• Guitar Techniques – I buy this magazine regularly, it is a great resource & a Blog too!
• Classical Guitar Blog – feature articles, Web Video Lessons, Masterclass Videos with Masters of the Guitar
Sheet Music & Instruction
• Solo & Ensemble Music for Sale – In scorch format which plays them to you
• Fuoco13 – Music for all styles of guitar playing
• Active Musician – Online guitar lessons with music & TAB
• My Guitar Solo – Licks and Tricks for all players
Software & Backing Tracks
• IK Multimedia’s Amp & Effects Simulations – Amplitube, Jimi Hendrix, Metal and more. These sound fantastic and you can get USB cables or pedals for your guitar and laptop to use the software live or in the studio
• Guitar Backing Tracks – From Elvis to Muse in Mp3 format
• Lick By Neck – A visual method for learning Jazz & Pop finger-style pieces (Windows Only)
• Guitar Pro (Mac or PC) – The ultimate in TAB and Playback for Guitarists online