Classical Guitar & Plectrum Guitar Fusion by Kapil Srivastava
Kapil Srivastava, the multi-talented artist, music author, composer, the top guitarist and regarded as the “Guitarmonk of India,” was recently nominated as the Chairman of National Committee (Arts & Culture) for SAF, a leading government associate for Skill, Health & Empowerment. The brain behind Guitarmonk’s success as the first formal guitar education institute that tailored a curriculum catering to the needs of music learners and players not only in India but across the globe.
Guitarmonk’s Seasons Classical Guitar Fusion Series presents the orchestration of Plectrum and Finger-picking Nylon String Guitar. This combination is rarely played and yet it was expertly blended by Master Guitarist Kapil Srivastava. Improvising on the different octaves and styles on the plectrum guitar as backed by chords added more depth to the music creation.
From the trio video compilation, Greensleeves will be the first music video to be released this Christmas 2015. A popular traditional English folk song and tune that can be traced in several late-16th and early 17th-century manuscripts like Ballet’s MS Lute Book and Het Luitboek van Thysius that are preserved at the University of Cambridge.