West Dean Bursary

Video of Earl Marsh’s guitar
“La Muerte” by E.Sainz de la Maza

This year at West Dean College Classical Guitar Festival, Earl S Marsh donated one of his guitars (photo below) to be raffled to raise funds for bursaries for promising young musicians. If you wish to apply for a bursary from the Edward James Foundation, contact the festival director, Andrew Gough, or go to www.westdean.org/college.

I was the fortunate winner of the raffle, and give my thanks to Earl for his generosity.

This fine concert guitar is known as ‘Celine’, and is made in the Torres tradition with a Spruce soundboard and Birds Eye Maple back and sides.

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Alison playing Gerald Garcia’s Etude Esquisse No.14

John Whitworth (Holley Music ) has published a new collection of pieces for the intermediate player called “Timescapes”.
These evocative compositions are a cycle of pieces that take us from dawn to late night and cover a wide range of musical styles. These may be ordered by using the order form

Listen to 

 Road to the Hills from “Timescapes “.

The National Youth Guitar Ensemble 
A CD of The National Youth Guitar Ensemble (NYGE) is now available from Liz Larner..
This was recorded at the First World Youth Guitar Festival in 2007 and also includes performances by the Australian Ensemble, Guitastrophe.

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