On the cover: Angel Romero talks about some highlights from his long career as a guitarist and conductor. Special Focus: Making a Living as a Classical Guitarist, with practical info about the ways professionals earn their pay. Also: Composer, guitarist, teacher, and musicologist Angel Gilardino; Steve Hancoff’s multimedia take on Bach’s Cello Suites; flamenco master Manolo Sanlúcar; a profile of Hilary Field; a personal tour of guitar shops in Madrid; reviews of a Greg Brandt custom classical guitar and Yamaha’s “silent” nylon-string guitar; new CDs, including Miloš Karadaglic’s Beatles album, 21st Century Concertos, Eliot Fisk plays Bach; new sheet music from Carlos Gardel, Giorgio Signorile, Stephen Goss, Pat Coldrick, et al; much more.
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