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A Serious Tempo School For A Guitarist

Published on October 7, 2013 By admin

For two days I was asked to help my friend Maria, who runs a flamenco school in Tallinn. We have been performing together for a few years but this time she asked me to participate in her special Farruca-class to accompany her students. Usually they practise with music from CDs so it was a special […]

A serious tempo school for a guitarist

Published on November 7, 2010 By admin

For two days I was asked to help my friend Maria, who runs a flamenco school in Tallinn. We have been performing together for a few years but this time she asked me to participate in her special Farruca-class to accompany her students. Usually they practise with music from CDs so it was a special […]

Playing guitar in the garden

Published on July 2, 2010 By admin

Kristo plays the Impressao de Rua by Isaias Savio in his garden.

Almost Dance Album live in Haapsalu

Published on June 26, 2010 By admin

Yesterday I performed a dance program with Maria Rääk (dance, castagnets, clapping, choreography) and Reigo Ahven (cajon) at the Haapsalu Kuursaal (look at the second picture). The program was partly same as my Dance Album tracklist but we’ve taken everything non-Spanish as this show was a total Spanish romantic era program. We played: Turina Fandanguillo […]

Dance Album live in Meder hall

Published on August 16, 2009 By admin

There has been several live concerts with the dance project this summer but the one in the Meder’s hall in Tallinn is again something to talk about. It was organized by the Estonian National Concert and the hall is a special venue that they discovered and restored recently. The hall is in the building of […]

Some feedback from radio stations

Published on January 3, 2009 By admin

So far I have got some friendly feedback from radio stations that have played my “Dance Album” and I would like to share them here. This is a quatation from Nick Peros’s letter to me and I hope he doesn’t mind if I share it here because I get nowadays many people contacting me to […]

The list of radio stations that got “The Dance Album” so far

Published on December 1, 2008 By admin

As I said before – on my own I sent my CD to many European classical music radio stations but in North America the job was done by Phoenix Classical and these are the stations that got my album: CBC Radio Music – NIGHSTREAM,  Toronto, ON CBC RADIO MUSIC – TEMPO, Ottawa, ON Classical 96, […]

Kristo Käo’s bio by Phoenix Records

Published on November 4, 2008 By admin

That is part of the material that went out with my Dance Album to the radio stations. It is always good to get somebody else to write your BIO 🙂 I have almost got used to see my last name without the dots, actually it is KÄO. KRISTO KAO – BIO Classical guitarist Kristo Kao […]

A new CD out: 30 Years of Estonian Guitar Music

Published on October 30, 2008 By admin

Estonian Guitar Society released the CD “30 Years of Estonian Guitar Music” The guitar has been played in Estonia at least since 19th century and since the sixties of the 20th century there has been an ever-increasing interest toward the classical guitar. The first guitar piece by a professional composer was the Sonatina for guitar […]

The “new release” sheet by Phoenix

Published on October 2, 2008 By admin

So that is part of the information that went to the radio stations with the Dance Album: NEW RELEASE Kristo Kao, The Dance Album The Dance Album is the debut solo CD release from acclaimed classical guitarist Kristo Kao and features a unique dance-inspired repertoire performed on solo guitar. With a variety of compositions ranging […]