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Selected Articles

Jason Vieaux and His Broad Spectrum Approach, Acoustic Guitar, January 2020

Parkening Competition Draws Top Players, Soundboard, October 2019

Guitar Talk with John Leventhal, Acoustic Guitar, October 2018

A View from the Jury Pool: Guitar Competitions, Classical Guitar, Fall 2018

Spain and the Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, September 2018

Nylon Revolution: Segovia, Augustine, and the History of Modern Guitar Strings, Classical Guitar, Summer 2018

Artful Transcription and Arrangement, Classical Guitar, Spring 2018

Family Ties: Guitar-Building Dynasties, Classical Guitar, Winter 2018

Five Guitar Composers on Composing, Classical Guitar, Summer 2017

Shimabukuro Takes Ukes to Extremes, Downbeat, February 2017

LAGQ Debuts Metheny’s “Road to the Sun” in Denver, Downbeat, October 2016

Rehearsal Room, Classical Guitar, Summer 2016

Christopher Parkening: A look at the legendary guitarist’s legacy, Classical Guitar, Summer 2015

Classical Innovations, Acoustic Guitar, November 2013

Andrew York Profile, Acoustic Guitar, November 2012

Observations on Whether the Segovia Phenomenon Could Happen Again, Soundboard, 2012

Maestro Andrés Segovia, Acoustic Guitar, November 2010

David Russell: A Good Bet, Acoustic Guitar, January 2010

John Williams: The Yale Master Class, Fingerstyle Guitar, January/February 2006

Sharon Isbin Interview/Lesson, Guitar Teacher, Spring 2006

John Mayer: Running with the Big Dogs, Berklee Today, Fall 2005

Sharon Isbin’s Orchestral Legacy, Acoustic Guitar, January 2005

Mark Small: Beneath the Pinnacle of the Musical Pyramid, Berklee Today, February 2003

Ralph Towner: Nylon and Steel, Acoustic Guitar, August 2001

Mark Small: When Ignorance was Bliss, Berklee Today, Spring 1999

David Russell: Rodrigo, Acoustic Guitar, May 1998

Letter from London, Acoustic Guitar, January 2004

John Williams: Into the New World, Acoustic Guitar, January 1999

Pat Metheny: Face to Face with Pat Metheny, Acoustic Guitar, April 1997

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet: Shattering Classical Stereotypes

Ben Verdery, Sharon Isbin and Bill Kanengiser: Thoughts on Performing