John Williams Travels Beyond the Classical Guitar’s European Roots

By Mark L. Small [The following article was first published in Acoustic Guitar, January 1999; re-published in Acoustic Guitar’s September/October 2020 30th Anniversary issue.] In the pantheon of classical guitar greats, Australia-born John Williams stands as a most imposing figure. For decades he has been the archetype for recitalists of the post-Segovia era. His singular technical abilities and … Continue reading John Williams Travels Beyond the Classical Guitar’s European Roots