Classical Guitar Related Magazines
Soundboard Magazine
Soundboard
America's premiere classical guitar magazine, "Soundboard" is the official quarterly magazine of the Guitar Foundation of America. "Soundboard" is delivered to all members of the G.F.A. as part of the G.F.A. membership fee. Each issue contains scholarly articles including a wide variety of technical and musical columns, interviews with some of the guitar's foremost personalities, CD and book reviews, publications, guitar community news, and much more.
Soundboard Scholar
Launched in 2015 "Soundboard Scholar" is the new peer-reviewed journal of the Guitar Foundation of America. Its frequency is annual. The journal's General Editor, Dr. Thomas Heck, works with referees appropriate to the article(s) submitted. The goal of "Soundboard Scholar" is to encourage, recognize, and publish historical research of the highest caliber related to the guitar. "Soundboard Scholar" circulates to the same loyal, international readership as "Soundboard" magazine.
Guitar Forum
Guitar Forum
"Guitar Forum" is a journal dedicated to in-depth scholarly work on the classical guitar, its technique and its repertoire. Its articles are extensively illustrated with musical examples, several of which constitute complete, newly composed pieces. "Guitar Forum" is published by the European Guitar Teachers Association UK, edited by Jonathan Leathwood and refereed by a board comprising Stephen Dodgson, Angelo Gilardino, Stephen Goss, Ricardo Iznaola, Stanley Yates, and Fabio Zanon.
American Lutherie
American Lutherie
"American Lutherie," the world's foremost lutherie magazine, is the quarterly journal of The Guild of American Luthiers - an organization entirely devoted to stringed instrument making and repair, through a free exchange of information. "American Lutherie" contains interviews, news, pictures, diagrams, adventures, research, opinion, and how-to information, all of specific interest to the maker and repairer of string instruments. Articles come from the GAL staff with the cooperation of Guild members and voluntary submissions by Guild members.
Classical Guitar Magazine
Classical Guitar Magazine
"Classical Guitar" is a quarterly magazine which covers the full spectrum of people, events, products, ideas, and trends that matter to today’s classical guitar community, while also exploring the rich traditions and history of classical guitar. "Classical Guitar" was founded in 1982 in England by Maurice Summerfield, author of the standard biographical reference, "The Classical Guitar: Its Evolution, Players and Personalities Since 1800."
Fingerstyle Guitar
Fingerstyle Guitar
"Fingerstyle Guitar" is a bi-monthly magazine devoted to honoring the legends of fingerstyle guitar, as well as giving exposure to the top players of present and future generations. It includes feature articles that examine the artistry of guitarists of various styles including classical.
Guitar Review Magazine
Guitar Review
Guitar Review is a quarterly magazine devoted to the classical guitar. Its in-depth articles, reviews and rare music supplements provide a wealth of resources available nowhere else.
American Musical Instrument Society
American Musical Instrument Society
The American Musical Instrument Society is an international organization founded in 1971 to promote better understanding of all aspects of the history, design, construction, restoration, and usage of musical instruments in all cultures and from all periods. The membership of AMIS includes collectors, historians, curators, performers, instrument makers, restorers, dealers, conservators, teachers, students, and many institutional members. The Society publishes its informative, generously illustrated newsletter three times a year