G.E. 7 Agustin Barrios / Miguel Llobet 1926-28
These virtuosos recorded the the pieces in Buenos Aires and Barcelona respectively. The guitars used were a Jose Ramirez I by Agustin and a Antonio de Torres by Miguel. They were both the pinnacle of their art in the sphere in which they taught, performed, recorded & lived. These recordings, including the test pressing copy of "Studio Brillante" by Miguel Llobet on the cover were released in Buenos Aires, where from before the turn of the century until long after there was a large guitar community. CD $17.00
According to Ricardo Muñoz, author of "La Historia de la Guitarra", by 1930 there were not less than 10 Academias and over 100 conservatories with some 5,000 students of the guitar in Buenos Aires. For more Agustin Barrios related materials see: "Six Silver Moonbeams" The Life and Times of Agustin Barrios Mangore,Barrios in Tablature Vol. I,Barrios in Tablature 2.
For more Miguel Llobet related materials see:Miguel Llobet
Golden Era 60 Agustin Barrios Recently Discovered Recordings 1913-28