Method: Carcassi’s Etude No. 23 (Finding Inspiration from Modern Method Books)

BY RHAYN JOOSTE | FROM THE SUMMER 2019 ISSUE OF CLASSICAL GUITAR Etude No. 23, by Matteo Carcassi (1796–1853), is a terrific idiomatic guitar study. This lesson will explore its slurs, left-hand equal strength, and right-hand thumb control, with inspiration from a select—but by no means exhaustive—set of superlative 20th century guitar methods. As most guitarists tend to accumulate these books, this article will highlight how to gain more mileage out of your method collection. OVERVIEW Today there is a … Continue reading Method: Carcassi’s Etude No. 23 (Finding Inspiration from Modern Method Books)