Len Laviolette, a luthier based in San Diego, built The Bassett Bros. two beautiful custom guitars. They might look more alike than we do! Check out more of his work here: http://laviolette-guitars.com/ Here are some pictures as well: Sean’s Guitar #117: Ian’s Guitar #118 Twin’s Together Guitar:Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Bassett Bros. website has finally gotten a big overhaul and update. Here’s what’s new: To keep track of our live performances, head over to the Performance Calendar Section of our website. We’ll list the local performances there to make it easy for folks to follow us, but there is also a Calendar widget at […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Here is our little feature from Vol. 106, No. 16 of the Coronado Eagle & Journal from April 20, 2016Continue Reading... No Comments.
Chaconne in G with 21 Variations is a monumental work by George Frideric Handel, one of the titans of the Baroque period. Originally for Harpsichord, this has been transcribed quite famously for guitar duo. The piece itself has a stately theme in the major key which the variations all derive from, then transitions to a […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Both The Bassett Bros. and The Music Joynt (our teaching business) have won awards again for Thumbtack’s best of 2016! Thumbtack Best of 2016Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Pride O’ Kilkenny is an extremely fun piece written by contemporary local San Diego composer and Guitarist Mike Nelson. Mike Nelson formerly taught the Bassett Bros. during the transitional period from Heavy Metal to Classical Guitar. The piece itself recalls the style of an Irish folk piece with some classical influence. The Bassett Bros. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Bassett Bros. had a small feature in The San Diego Troubadour’s December 2015 Issue. Be sure to Pick up your copy ASAP!Continue Reading... No Comments.
Nuvole Bianche is a beautiful piano piece written by contemporary composer Ludovico Einaudi. The Bassett Bros. have arranged this piece for two guitars. The title translates to “White Clouds”, which were filmed at Big Bear Lake in California for this video. Filmed live using a GoPro HERO4 Black. Be sure to watch the video, then […]Continue Reading... No Comments.