GSI - Catalog - World's Best Concert Guitars of the Very Best
StewMac - Catalog - Tools and Ideas for Guitar Building
tonart - Music magazine for German doctors - But simply the Best

A very special instrument for Christmas!

The world's most demanding concert guitar dealers
Australia - Melbourne - Ron Payne
Germany - Karlsruhe - Siccas Guitar
Netherlands - Dedemsvaart - The FellowShip
Paraguay - Asuncion - Arias Guitars
Spain - Madrid - Guitarras de Luthier
USA - Los Angeles - Guitar Salon International
USA - Weaver North Carolina - Dream Guitars
...and where can we buy guitars in Africa, Asia and Russia?


Keyboard - How to learn
Piano-Keyboard-Guide - Provides comprehensive keyboard knowledge

So you can put your compositions on paper:

SoftWare - Music notation
Crescendo - NCH - Remarkable note editor from SoftWare family
LilyPond - GNU Project - Excellent music notation for everyone
Mozart - David Webber - Translation into German in progress
MuseScore - Open Source SoftWare - A first-class music notation
Notation Player - Notation SoftWare - Plays MIDI as notes
NotePad - finale - Ability to get started with music notation
PriMus - Columbus - Fast entry unfortunately limited to 40 bars
Sibelius First - AVID - Little brother of the world market leader

SoftWare - Music notation and TABs
Aria Maestosa - GNU Sorce Force - Unfortunately still only in English
Guitar Pro 6 - Arobas - Version 6 the last freely available version
Power Tab - BSD Open Source - Not new but still one of the best
TablEdit & TEFview - TablEdit - Matthieu Leschemelle - Very appealing
TuxGuitar - GNU Lesser License - For all common operating systems

SoftWare - Note recognition
google note recognition - App for Anroid - 2.99€ - Music to Note
sygyt software - Overtone Analyser Demo - Sound Visualization SoftWare
ScoreCloud - DoReMIR - Play your music ScoreCloud notes the sheet music
Songs2See - Fraunhofer Institut - Converts sound into sheet music & TABs
Sonic Visualiser - GNU Public License - Visualizes audio data

SoftWare - WAVE and MP3 to MIDI
Capella Wave Kit - Music from CD (mp3) directly on music paper
Sounds2See - Fraunhofer - songquito - Converts sounds into notes & TABs
WAVEMID - WAVESUM - Music analysis and understanding tool
WIDI Audio zu MIDI VST plugin - Widisoft - Real-time audio to MIDI
WIDI Recognition System - Widisoft - Converts MP3 and WAVE to MIDI


Current News
Charles Aznavour died on 01.10.'18 at the age of 94 years
20.10. German Guitar Prize 2018 is awarded to:
  1. Jesse Flowers
  2. Stephanie Jones
  3. Jessica Kaiser
Cello Instrument of the Year 2018 - in Germany
Campula - inventor Helmut Bleffert - make sure you listen

All categories can also be reached via the home page of BluesRoad - dedicated private Blues portal
BluesRoad - Biographies
BluesRoad - Calendar of Events<
BluesRoad - Forum and Community
BluesRoad - Locations Database - very extensive
BluesRoad - Startpage - with own radio and a nonsens chat

Internet Stations
So that you don't get bored at Christmas, you can already listen to the stations of your choice
Blues in Germany - Is an internatinal sorted blues Station
FolkAlley         - Best sorted folk station from USA
GitarreFM      - A must for all who love GuitarSound
Swiss Groove - A "Non-profit Internet radio station"

Radio Swiss - SRG SSR - A professional music station in a class of its own with the following sections - JAZZ - CLASSIC - POP
Radio Swiss - JAZZ
Radio Swiss - CLASSICAL
Radio Swiss - POP


Herman Li from Dragenforce played under water a Guitar Solo
06.09. - Award of the German Radio Prize 2018
RobotGuitar with Lego Technique - Mind-Storm EV3
Peter Horton - from the book "Plums in the Apple Heaven"
Brian Eno talks about Music for Installations


29.08 - 02.09. c/o Pop Festival - Cologne complete crazy
25.10.2018 Leonard Bernstein would have been 100 years old today
GSI - The GuitarCatalogue for 2018 is online - Fascinating
Ed King from the Band Lynyrd Skynyrd died on 22.08.2018
16.08. Aretha Franklin is dead - you stay in our heads!
II. International 'Antonio Marin Montero' Guitar Building Competition in Granada - under the patronage of GSI
12.08. - 400 guitarists play 'Highway to hell' in Australia
Wulfin Lieske and the concert guitar forum Liske in Cologne
FOCUS Gitarre - The extensive portal for classical guitar
Cologne Jazz Supporters e.V. - Dates in Cologne and around
Köln Magazine Seconds Online - Jazz - Blues - Songwriter - The JazzPortal for North Rhine-Westphalia
Jazz - Bands - Musicians - Jazz concerts in Germany
JAZZ ECHO - A World sounding magazine - Concert Calendar
Schär - Easy Plus construction course Your own guitar in 10 days
Brunner Guitars - Shows you how to build your own guitar
Stegmiller-online - Kit for classical guitar by Kollwit
Lutz M. Splettstoesser - Home-made projects of a special kind
Hartmut Hegewald Luthier - Looking for the soul of the guitar
Acoustic Guitar - Guitar Jokes by and for Guitarists


Web radio list - Lists German IP radio stations
FLATCAST - Offers free streaming portal for webcasting
The Loop Loft - 8 ways to find inspirattion in the studio
Steinberg - DORICO - Notation Application Contra Sibelius
Guitar Salon International - Overview of the YouTube channel
GSI - The HomePage with current music and instruments
Tatjana Ryzhkova - Lectures on string tension while playing
Fritz Stavenhagen - Project German Poetry - recites poems


Play Jazz Guitar - Lessons from Chris Standring
Free Jazz Guitar - Lessons with Chris Standring
The Flamenco Guitar - A Compendium by Graf-Martinez
Guitar Gallery - Specialist shop for acoustic guitars
1001 musical terminology presents music teaching online
Fiedler Audio - Recording studio technology for insiders
Terz! Magazine for people who want to know more


Marcus Fiedler - Imparts comprehensive media competence
DAW Cakewalk - Currently being given away by Bandlab
Gibson - Legendary US luthier announces bankruptcy
WIKIBOOKS - The 12 guitar diplomas in the overview
WIKIBOOKS - Here is the content overview of the music theory
WIKIPEDIA - Extensive list of musical symbols
Campfire Diploma - Big thanks to the main author Mjchael


Musidation - Sing healthy - give away joie de vivreMusic
The Mixer - Knowledge - Structure & Functions - Effect Routing


MusicExhibition - April 11th-14th in Frankfurt again
9. Mülheimer Night 21.04.2018 - Colorful program in town
Beginner Guitar HQ from New Zealand with first-class reports
Stomp - Furious original and funny rhythm spectacle


Gitec - Gives concentrated knowledge of electric guitars & amps
Guitar Electronics - Additional information about manufacturers
A little bit about guitar amplifiers - with good sound examples
Allpart UK - Great Britain's first choice for guitar technicians
Brenner USA - Piezo-Bridges for Fender Strat- and Tele-Caster
guitar4geek - Viel interessantes rund um E-Gitarren und Amps
GUITARWORLD - Deutschsprachiges Forum für Gitarre und Bass


MukerBude in own thing - New category - Recording technology
USA Musicpublisher Wixen sues Spotify for $ 1.6 billion
Steffen Müller - Working methods of sound processing (PDF)
Patrick Schnabel - Electronics Compendium - DigitalTechnology
Guild of American Luthiers - plenty of numerous guitar plans
Henrick Jansson explains the classic Antonio Torres guitar
WikiBooks - Reported about construction of the classical guitar
Angela Waltner - Refereed about the aspects of guitar sound


My own Elaborations

The most important first

Book - Peters small notes and harmony teaching - E-Book (PDF)
Instruction - Drill yourself 12-hole knottingblock easy (PDF)
Instruction - Replace frets of your classic guitar yourself (PDF)
Instruction - Stratocaster becomes a nylon guitar (PDF)
Recommendation - Best classic guitars under 1000€ (PDF)
Instruction - Construction of a guitar from vegetable boxes (PDF)
Instruction - Construction of a drill stand made of wood (PDF)
Instruction - Downsize a guitar neck made very simple (PDF)
Calculation - Pressure force of strings on the bridge (PDF)
Report - Cort NTL 20 F - Western Guitar in Jumbo style (PDF)
Report - Salvador Cortez CS-205 - petite concert guitar (PDF)
Report - Ibanez MASA SX72 - little western guitar (PDF)
Book - A fairy tale - My Concert aunt tells her life (PDF)
Recommendation - To learn guitar, theory & sheet music (PDF)
Recommendation - New nylons - long neck, narrow body (PDF)
Invention - Arm pad for small acoustic guitars (PDF)
Invention - Cajon - with tuning and disconnectable snare (PDF)
Invention - Chords TABs for piano with link to download txt-file
SoftWare - Installation Guide - Guitar Pro 6 lite (PDF)
Studio - Example for a HomeRecording Studio (PDF)
Knowledge - Guitar techniques - trying to list them (PDF)
Knowledge - Guitar fretboard notes for sharp # and flat b (PDF)
Knowledge - circle of fifths in two tables Major and Mior (PDF)

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with values without price.