Fans and players of the Classical Guitar have been following Jim Tosone's articles and reviews in Guitar Review, the premier classical guitar magazine, for over two decades.

As a Contributing Editor, Jim has written about many of the artists performing today. He has also written articles ranging from tuning systems for the ancient vihuela to the structure of twentieth century guitar works.

As a Staff Reviewer, Jim has written extensively on new classical guitar recordings and New York City concerts. His reviews form a chronicle of the progression of the guitar and its performers since 1990.


Selected CD/DVD Reviews

David Leisner, Classics and Discoveries (DVD), GR 136, Spr 09

John Williams and John Etheridge, Places Between: Live in Dublin, GR 134, Sum 07

Eduardo Fernandez, Guitar Music from South America, GR 133, Win 07

David Leisner, Le Romantique, GR129, Sum 04

Eduardo Fernandez, Avant-Garde Guitar, GR 104, Win 96

Njal Vindenes, Sequenza, GR 104, Win 96

Manuel Barrueco, Sometime Ago, GR 102, Sum 95

Lily Afshar, Castelnuovo-Tedesco: 24 Caprichos de Goya, GR 98, Sum 94

Alexander Chekhov, Nikita Koshkin: Parade, GR 97, Spr 94

Roberto Aussel, Musiques Pour Flute & Guitare, GR 95, Fall 93

Milan Zelenka, Guitar Compositions by Milan Tesar, GR 95, Fall 93

Carlos Barbosa-Lima, Ginastera's Sonata, GR 94, Sum 93

Nicola Hall, Virtuoso Guitar Transcriptions, GR 93, Spr 93

Vladimir Mikulka, European Guitar Premieres, GR 92, Win 93

Carlos Bonell, Fandango, GR 92, Win 93

Hopkinson Smith, Mudarra: Tres Libros de Musica en Cifras Para Vihuela, GR 91, Fall 92

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, Recital, GR 90, Sum 92

Roberto Aussel, Twentieth Century Guitar Music, GR 90, Sum 92


Selected Concert Reviews

Manuel Barrueco, GR 129, Sum 04

Paul O'Dette, GR 125, 2002

Eduardo Fernandez, GR 124, 2002

David Tanenbaum, GR 121, 2001

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, GR 108, Win 97

Christopher Parkening, GR 107, Fall 96

Eduardo Fernandez, GR 101, Spr 95

Manuel Barrueco, GR 101, Spr 95

Roberto Aussel, GR 96, Win 94

David Russell, GR 94, Sum 93


Selected Articles

Great Performances:The Life's Work of Director Christopher Nupen, GR 120, Spr 00

An Analysis of Richard Rodney Bennett's Guitar Music, GR 106, Sum 96

Luciano Berio's 70th Birthday Celebration, GR 104, Win 96

Tempi in the Estudios Sencillos of Leo Brouwer, GR 89, Spr 92

"Tuning In" to Vihuela Music, GR 85, Spr 91