Archive for August, 2010

New CD out! Kristo Käo. Live at cafe Sadhu

August 31, 2010

Too many guitar recordings are polished in studios for months and are nearly perfect in many ways – put together from hundreds of takes, resulting no mistakes, superb sound and so on. But sometimes I feel that the more you polish the greater is the chance to wash out some essential things in music – […]

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Responsibilities of a Guitar Teacher

August 26, 2010

I have been talking about the general build-up of a good guitar lesson as well as about setting and achieving goals. Now let’s take a closer look at the direct responsibilities of a guitar teacher. In case you are lucky enough to have a guitar teacher, what would be your expectations? Here is my list […]

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Trialogues at Pärnu Town Hall

August 14, 2010

Leonora Palu (flute), Indrek Palu (violin) and Kristo Käo (guitar) play a trio program at Pärnu Town Hall: E.-S. Tüür. Graafiline leht R. Eespere. Trivium T. Takemitsu. Towards the Sea A. Piazzolla. History of Tango I. Palu. Urban Sounds Live on 18th of August 2010 at 20:00 Pärnu Concert Agency

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Old Versus New Strings on Your Guitar

August 12, 2010

How frequently do you change your strings? It can be highly individual – some players have to change strings for every concert. That can be every day. If you are recording something in a studio you can even change strings during one day. In my case the steel strings last about 100 hours, nylon strings […]

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Preparing for a Guitar Concert

August 5, 2010

If your gig is close and you have learnt your pieces, what else should you keep in mind before jumping on stage? Of course, you can worry and be nervous but there are a few things to be done. Here is what I always do and what I think is important to take to the […]

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