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Lecture Note Links

In this blog post, you can find links to lecture notes, playlists and other supplemental materials to various lectures given by Dr. Candice Mowbray. This post will be updated periodically.

Marlow Guitar Series Pre-Concert Talk: Berta Rojas

February 23, 2019

Topic: Discussion of Manuel Ponce, Frederico Moreno-Torroba, Agustin Barrios, Andres Segovia, Rico Stover and Berta Rojas

Corresponding Spotify Playlists:

Manuel Ponce

Frederico Moreno-Torroba

Youtube Links:


Cannon, Andrea. "Interview: Berta Rojas." February 2, 2018. Accessed February 25, 2019.

Classical Guitar Magazine. "Guitarist and Barrios Expert Richard “Rico” Stover Passes Away at 73; Read His ‘Barrios and Segovia’ Article!" February 6, 2019. Accessed February 23, 2019.

Cooper, Colin. "Andres Segovia: Still on the Road," Classical Guitar Magazine, January/February 1983.

Gaytan, Luis Francisco. "An Introduction to the Piano Music of Manuel M. Ponce." Doctoral diss., Louisiana State University, 2014. LSU Digital Commons. Accessed February 23, 2019.

Manderville, Kevin. “Manuel Ponce And The Suite In A Minor: Its Historical Significance And An Examination Of Existing Editions” Docotral dss., Florida State University, 2006. FSU Digital Library. Accessed February 23, 2019.

Naxos. "Frederico Moreno Torroba." Accessed February 23, 2019.

Stover, Rico. "Barrios and Segovia," Parts 1 and 2, Classical Guitar Magazine, 2011. Accessed February 23, 2019.

Volcano, Sharona. "Manuel Ponce Biography (BBC)." Accessed February 23, 2019.

Wade, Graham. Traditions of the Classical Guitar. London: John Calder, 1980.

Webber, Christoper. "Federico Moreno Torroba" (2008). Accessed February 23, 2019.

Women in Classical Guitar History

Various Presentations

(LCPS Guitar Festival, Boulanger Initiative, WPFW G Strings with Tom Cole, Charlottesville Guitar Festival, Walkersville Library, Washington County Free Library)

Below are links to public domain scores and playlists that may help you learn more about music for guitar composed by female guitarists. The guitarists discussed in the lecture were Francesca Caccini, Emilia Giuliani, Madame Sydney Pratten, Vahdah Olcott Bickford, Ida Presti, Maria Luisa Anido, and Luise Walker.

Spotify link for my CD, Reverie: This album features Etude du matin, Danse rythmique and Etude no. 2 by Ida Presti:

Spotify link for Heike Matthiesen's playlist featuring numerous works by women composers for guitar:

Score for Eventide by Madame Sydney Pratten and Six Preludes by Emilia Giuliani:

Additional Public Domain Scores (may be updated with more scores in the future):

Marlow Guitar Series Pre-Concert Talk: Lukasz Kuropaczewski

February 24, 2018

You can download the powerpoint about Rossini and Giuliani that accompanied the pre-concert talk for the John E. Marlow Guitar Series on February 24, 2018. You will need the password to access the presentation. If you have any difficulty opening it, please send a message through the contact page.

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