It is said that there only two major individuals in the twentieth century guitar realm, they are: Pablo Casals and Andres Segovia.
Segovia was born on 1894, in Jaen, Spain. He studied guitar autodidact and has created a lot of modification for new techniques on playing guitar. He was an inspiration for other classic guitarist.
The first recital, in Granada, he performed at fourteen. Latter he plodded through Spain, Central and South of America. In the 1924 on the concert at Paris, he received great response; afterwards the art’s world stared at him. Actually, he is the first one who performed the guitar in a huge concert. Previously, much people echoed hesitancy that the guitar will familiar with the public at these days.
Almost in the rest of his life, he dedicated for the guitar. The appearance of Segovia had made the interest on playing guitar reached the high level and many of people have followed his step. One of them was John Williams from Australia, who become a Master of Classic Guitar in present days.