Inside Classical Guitar

The Weekly Radio Show from the St. Louis Classical Guitar Society


  • Week of June 4, 2018: This week's program will be available here following the live broadcast from Radio Arts Foundation-Saint Louis (RAF-STL). Listen live Mondays at 7:00 pm and Thursdays at 11:00 pm at http://www.rafstl.org/listen/

  • Week of May 28, 2018: This week's program features Spanish guitarist Ignacio Rodes, who has performed twice here in St. Louis. A beautiful varied program, concluding with his version of our ICG theme song, “El noi de la mare.”

  • Week of May 21, 2018: Join us for the unbelievable virtuosity of the legendary Assad Guitar Duo, Sergio and Odair Assad. Music by Domenico Scarlatti, Jean-Philippe Rameau, and Claude Debussy.

  • Week of May 14, 2018: Introducing a truly legendary artist, the Italian virtuoso Oscar Ghiglia, playing some of his signature pieces from Bach, Ponce, and Villa-Lobos. Then an encore from American virtuoso Eliot Fisk performing the of-so-difficult Capriccio Diabolico – Omaggio a Paganini by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.

  • Week of May 7, 2018: A show featuring some of host John Clayton's favorite flamenco artists. Who could disagree?Tune in for Spaniarda Pepe Romero, Paco de Lucia, and the young Russian phenom Grisha Goryachev!

  • Week of April 30, 2018: Join us for a new guitarist in his debut on Inside Classical Guitar, American guitarist Adam Kossler. Music of John Dowland, J.S. Bach, Luigi Legnani, Francisco Tarrega, and Joaquin Rodrigo.

  • Week of April 23, 2018: This week's program features the sister within the fabulous Assad family of musicians: "The Badi Assad Experience." Words can't describe this show. Tune in for some unique music-making!

  • Week of April 16, 2018: This week's program features "The Art of the Concerto." Guitar with orchestra, starting off with the music of Antonio Vivaldi, the famous mandolin concerto as performed on guitar by the legendary Christopher Parkening. Other selections played by guitarists John Williams, David Amado, and the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet!

  • Week of April 9, 2018: Tune in for our finale of 3 shows on Cuban virtuoso guitarist Manuel Barrueco, entitled “Manuel Barrueco the Master.” Tune in for beautiful, exquisite interpretations of guitar music from Spain and Latin America, in anticipation of his St. louis solo appearance on April 14, 2018, to conclude the Guitar Society 2017-18 Great Artist Series!

  • Week of April 2, 2018: This week's show, entitled "Manuel Barrueco from A to B," is a tour de force of solo guitar mastery. Can you guess the composers? Tune in to find out!
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