Inspiration from the Life of Andrés Segovia

Home > Guitar Lessons > Blog   Inspiration from the Life of Andrés Segovia   Classical guitarists refer to Andrés Segovia as the Grandfather of Classical Guitar. Born in February 1983, he died in June 1987. His fellow classical guitarists remember him...

Inspiration from the Life of Franz Liszt

Home > Piano Lessons > Blog   Inspiration from the Life of Franz Liszt   Adam Liszt taught his son, Franz Liszt, how to play the piano. These lessons paid off as Franz turned into a promising child prodigy. His talent and knowledge in music grew...

Inspiration from the Life of Isaac Stern

Home > Violin Lessons > Blog   Inspiration from the Life of Isaac Stern   Isaac Stern was a Russian-born American, well remembered for his exceptional skills when it came to playing the violin. His family moved to San Francisco when he was a...

Inspiration from the Life of Luciano Pavarotti

Inspiration from the Life of Luciano Pavarotti   Luciano Pavarotti was an operatic tenor whose larger-than-life showmanship promoted the popularity of opera worldwide. Born in Modena, Italy, he lived from October 1935 to September 2007. His father was a baker and...

Inspiration from the Life of Midori Goto

Inspiration from the Life of Midori Goto   Born in Osaka Japan, Midori Goto is one of the most prominent violinists in the world. Her road to musical success started when she was eleven years old. Her family had moved to New York and Midori wanted to join the...