(published in Ocho Sonoro, n.1, 1997)

by Aníbal Soriano y Julio Gimeno

          "Doña" América Martínez Serrano is a legend among the guitarists. Her professional trajectory is the highest one could imagine and in her person converge two of the most important tendencies of Spanish guitaristic pedagogy in the XXth century: the guitar schools of Daniel Fortea (Tárrega's direct heir) and Regino Sáinz de la Maza.

Biography | Interview