Classical Guitar Insider

Guitarist Ana Maria Rosdao talks to me about Puerto Rico, Segovia, judgmental pedants, and Segovia.

Direct download: Ana_Maria_Rosado_Final.mp3
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The best duo out of Italy since the Mario Brothers, Matteo Mela and Lorenzo Micheli drop by the apartment. 

Direct download: Solo_Duo_Final.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Head of the Yale University guitar department, Curator for the Art of the Guitar concert series at 92nd St. Y, and Vice President of the United States of America Ben Verdery gives us the dirt on John Williams, Chuck Berry and Keith Richards.

Direct download: Ben_Verdery_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Australia is missing an angel; Simon Powis drops by and we discuss why we like people that make mistakes, dancers, and how he is receiving his Doctorate of Music Arts from Yale this month. Let’s get him an ice cream cake!

Direct download: Simon_Powis_Final.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Big Bad Jerry Willard takes time out from transcribing Bach and making Guitar-Doctors at SUNY Stony Brook to teach me about ancient instruments and how to control my anger. 

Direct download: jerry_willard_final.mp3
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I interview award winning guitarist and U.S. Artistic Ambassador to Africa, Dr. Lily Afshar. 

Direct download: lilly_afshar_Final_3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:43pm EST

Adam Tully is currently conducting interviews and documenting the current state of the Tango in Argentina and the U.S for his upcoming podcast. He created his own guitar program at NYU, and has a beard. He has a sunny disposition and is available for Bat/Bar mitzvahs and corporate events. But so am I, so call me first. 

Direct download: Adam_Tully_Final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Columbia University Professor Marco Cappelli and his daughter come to my house where we talk about Harry Potter, Oscar Ghiglia, and the color blue. 

Direct download: Marco_Cappelli_Final.mp3
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 I interview someone else who's spent the last 20 years dealing with bad people. How are we going to process this anger? By taking it out on our family of course! My freind Christopher Gotzen-Berg comes on the show. 

Direct download: Christopher_Gotzen-berg_final_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:54pm EST

Badi Assad drops by and slaps me in my face, grabs my chin and says "don't tell me what to do!” slaps me again and then tells us about her journey from classical guitarist to Brazilian pop princess. 

Direct download: Badi_Assad_final.mp3
Category:Music -- posted at: 12:00am EST