Celebrating the Centenary of Jack Duarte: An Appreciation of the Composer and Classical-Guitar Champion

BY PAUL FOWLES | FROM THE FALL 2019 ISSUE OF CLASSICAL GUITAR  Longtime CG writer Paul Fowles’ connection to Jack Duarte dates back to the late ’70s, when Paul attended Duarte’s Cannington Summer School guitar program, and a bit later the Wirral festival, “which I covered for CG from 1990 onwards,” Paul says. Coincidentally, Paul now runs the Manchester Guitar Circle, which Duarte founded. We have adapted the following from Paul’s longer appreciation of Duarte which appeared in the program … Continue reading Celebrating the Centenary of Jack Duarte: An Appreciation of the Composer and Classical-Guitar Champion