Classical Guitar Method: How to Play Tárrega’s Challenging ‘Recuerdos de la Alhambra’

BY RHAYN JOOSTE Have you ever wanted to play Tárrega’s evocative homage to Granada’s Alhambra Palace? Did you find it a bit daunting after that first read-through? Well, hopefully we can help you come to grips with Recuerdos de la Alhambra. We will look at facilitating learning the chord shapes and shifts, along with adding some insight into the tremolo technique. Micro studies (see our Method piece on Villa-Lobos’ “Etude No. 1”) are utilized to help you get closer to performing this … Continue reading Classical Guitar Method: How to Play Tárrega’s Challenging ‘Recuerdos de la Alhambra’