"Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:08 am

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known tuning)” Set.
The Prelude from the suite in E minor by Ludovico Roncalli (1692) is interpreted by Yorgos Kertsopoulos played on a traditional guitar acoustically upgraded by re-construction to "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" by Yorgos. The video and audio recording has been done with the Zoom Q3HD and the recording has been left as is. No reverb or any other effect whatsoever has been applied to the audio.String construction by: Yorgos Kertsopoulos.

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:43 pm

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known tuning)” Set.
The Sarabande from the suite in A minor by Ludovico Roncalli (1692) is interpreted by Yorgos Kertsopoulos, played on a traditional guitar acoustically upgraded by re-construction to "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" by Yorgos. The video and audio recording has been done with the Zoom Q3HD and the recording has been left as is. No reverb or any other effect whatsoever has been applied to the audio.String construction by: Yorgos Kertsopoulos.

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:15 pm

TUNING: 0 fret=9th fret tuning, set
Konstantinos Boulougaris in the following link interprets "Gallardas" by Gaspar Sanz.
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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Wed Aug 23, 2017 9:41 am

TUNING: 0 fret=9th fret tuning, set
Konstantinos Boulougaris in the following link interprets "El Abejorro" by: Emilio Pujol in high tuned guitar.
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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Wed Aug 23, 2017 5:15 pm

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known tuning)” Set.
The Prelude from the suite in A minor by Ludovico Roncalli (1692) is interpreted by Yorgos Kertsopoulos played on a traditional guitar acoustically upgraded by re-construction to "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" by Yorgos. The video and audio recording has been done with the Zoom Q3HD and the recording has been left as is. No reverb or any other effect whatsoever has been applied to the audio.String construction by: Yorgos Kertsopoulos.

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Fri Aug 25, 2017 8:20 am

“TUNING: 0 Fret=3d Fret” Set, includes: 6th and 5th are silver wound basses, 4th, 3d, and 2nd are metalonylon and 1st string is nylon (see above).
Danza Mora 3, a dedication to Sabicas by Yorgos Kertsopoulos is performed by him at the Muzart Festival, Helexpo Palace, Athens 20 April 2008.

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Sat Aug 26, 2017 4:43 pm

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known tuning)” Set.
The pneumatic foot pedal guitar played in nature in Chaidari-Athens.Yorgos Kertsopoulos interprets his work "Marathonas" on his 1988 designed and constructed "Pneumatic foot pedal guitar", on metalonylon trebles of "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics".
Audio recording and video filming: George Tsopoulos Photography

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:49 am

The spanish romance, traditional, for two guitars, arranged and played in concert by Yorgos Kertsopoulos and Dionysia Blazaki. Dionysia plays on a guitar possessing mixed tuning where the second, third and fifth string are tuned an octave higher and Yorgos is playing on a six string double course guitar where each course is tuned with an octave difference.

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:33 am

“TUNING: 0 Fret=5th Fret” Set, includes: 6th and 5th are silver wound basses, 4th and 3d are metalonylon and 2nd and 1st strings are nylon
Smaro Gregoriadou interprets her arrangement of Harpsichord Sonata K208/L238, orig. in A major by Domenico Scarlatti. High-tuned guitar with scalloped frets and movable back pedal. Guitar/strings: KERTSOPOULOS AESTHETICS. Smaro is a recording artist of DELOS www.delosmus.com and several Scarlatti Sonatas are included in her cd series "Reinventing guitar" volumes I and II.
Video/audio recordings: AN-ART ARTISTRY www.an-art.com.
Smaro Gregoriadou: Reinventing Guitar! www.smarogregoriadou.com

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Sat Sep 02, 2017 7:15 pm

“TUNING: 0 Fret=7th Fret” Set, includes: 6th and 5th are silver wound basses, 4th and 3d are metalonylon and 2nd and 1st strings are nylon.
Smaro Gregoriadou interprets Aria detta "La Frescobalda" by Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1644) on a high-tuned guitar (0 Fret=6th Fret) with scalloped fingerboard and brilliant sound-colour, representing Kertsopoulos Aesthetics. Live concert in Athens (Nakas Concert Hall, 22/3/96).

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Sat Sep 02, 2017 10:56 pm

Another work by Frescobaldi interpreted by Smaro with the same tuning as above.
Smaro Gregoriadou has transcribed and interprets "Toccata", orig. for spinettina, by Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1644)on a high-tuned guitar with scalloped fingerboard and brilliant sound-colour, representing Kertsopoulos Aesthetics*. Live concert in Athens (Nakas Concert Hall, 22/3/96).

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Sun Sep 03, 2017 8:20 am

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known)” Set, includes: 6th, 5th and 4th are silver wound basses, 3d, 2nd and 1st are metalonylon and 1st string is also supplied as replacement nylon.
Zamba by Augustin Barrios-Mangore performed by Smaro Gregoriadou live in concert. The work is played on a pedal guitar in metallonylon trebles and features Kertsopoulos Aesthetics (www.kertsopoulosaesthetics.blogspot.com ), an internationally acclaimed platform of original inventions in the fields of classical guitar construction, history and tradition.

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Wed Sep 06, 2017 3:52 pm

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known)” Set, includes: 6th, 5th and 4th are silver wound basses, 3d, 2nd and 1st are metalonylon and 1st string is also supplied as replacement nylon.
Smaro Gregoriadou interprets Danza (from Cancion y Danza No. 1) by Antonio Ruiz-Pipò (1934-1997). Pedal guitar in metallonylon trebles. Guitar/strings: KERTSOPOULOS AESTHETICS www.kertsopoulosaesthetics.blogspot.com. Smaro is a recording artist of DELOS www.delosmus.com Video/audio recordings: AN-ART ARTISTRY www.an-art.com.
Smaro Gregoriadou: Reinventing Guitar!www.smarogregoriadou.com

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Fri Sep 08, 2017 1:03 pm

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known)” Set, includes: 6th, 5th and 4th are silver wound basses, 3d, 2nd and 1st are metalonylon and 1st string is also supplied as replacement nylon.
Smaro Gregoriadou interprets her arrangement of Fantasia XI, from El Maestro, orig. for vihuela, by Luys Milan (1500-1561?).
Multi-timbre rectangular guitar with movable back pedal.
Instrument, tuning schemes, string configurations: KERTSOPOULOS AESTHETICS www.kertsopoulosaesthetics.blogspot.com.
Smaro is a recording artist of DELOS www.delosmus.com.
Video/audio production: AN-ART ARTISTRY www.an-art.com.
Smaro Gregoriadou: Reinventing guitar!
www.smarogregoriadou.com

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Re: "Kertsopoulos Aesthetics" strings in normal & high tuning-The how and the why

Post by kertsopoulos » Sat Sep 09, 2017 9:54 am

“TUNING: 0 Fret=0 Fret (typically known)” Set, includes: 6th, 5th and 4th are silver wound basses, 3d, 2nd and 1st are metalonylon and 1st string is also supplied as replacement nylon.
Smaro Gregoriadou interprets the 1928 SCHOTT/Segovia version of Thème varié et finale by Manuel Ponce (1882-1948). A genuine masterpiece in classical guitar's philology, this highly virtuosic work was composed in 1926 and intermingles impressionistic and neo-romantic techniques, while being strongly evocative of Hispanic folklore.
Instrument, string configurations: KERTSOPOULOS AESTHETICS www.kertsopoulosaesthetics.blogspot.com.
Smaro is a recording artist of DELOS www.delosmus.com and this composition is included in her cd "El Aleph" (DE 3490).
Video/audio production: AN-ART ARTISTRY www.an-art.com. Smaro Gregoriadou: Reinventing guitar! www.smarogregoriadou.com

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