Author: Andy Ngew

International Finger-Style Guitar Festival (IFSGF)

Have you ever wonder what is IFSGF? and why It plays an important part in the Finger-Style guitar music scene? IFSGF initially founded in 2010 with the support from Naga Guitars and the festival started in Beijing, China. Since then, the festival have spread all across Asia which covers Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China, Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore. IFSGF aims to develop more fan base and to provide a platform for more artists to showcase their arts. IFSGF also hope that many of performers will be able to exchange ideas and improve themselves from the festival. It also aims to...

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Malaysia International Finger-Style Guitar Festival 2016

This year’s International Finger-Style Guitar Festival (IFSGF) will be held in Malaysia for the 2nd time, on July 22nd 2016, 8.00 pm at Wisma MCA Auditorium. The Festival is organised by the Malaysian chapter of the Wind Strings Music group, with the event is sponsored and supported by Naga Guitars, Singa Guitars, Guitar Malaysia and Instraco Sdn Bhd. This concert will feature an International Artists such as Andy McKee from USA, Masa Sumide and Masaaki Kishibe from Japan, Young Youtube star Sandra Bae and Erica Cho from Korea and Andy Ngew from Malaysia. Fingerstyle Guitar has steadily been growing in Asia and Wind...

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“All Female Guitar Night Concert” tours East Asia (16.3.2016)

  What do we have in mind when it comes to Finger Style guitar concert? We instantly thought of Tommy Emmanuel, Sungha Jung, Kotaro Oshio, Andy Mckee. But what we see now and experienced was all dominated by male artist and performers and we only seen a handful of female guitarist emerging. There are many famous female guitarist that has entered the international stage such as Gabriela Quintero from “Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero” and Xuefei Yang from the classical guitar scene. However it is still young and fresh in the finger style guitar world. Presented by Wind Strings Entertainment and...

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Guitar Virtuoso Sungha Jung wows fans in Manila (13.2.2016)

Sungha Jung performed in Resorts World Manila on 13th February 2016 following his successful show in 2014. With Philippines having one of the largest fan base of Sungha Jung, countless of request and inquiries about his next concert in Manila has been on going after his concert in 2014. He also performed his concert in conjunction with Valentine’s day in Manila by celebrating with his fans in his concert. Sungha Jung fans from all over Philippines came and have been waiting since  in the afternoon. Some of them even practiced their guitar or singing together while waiting to catch...

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Guitar Prodigy Sungha Jung plays for KL & Miri Fans (5.12.2016)

Sungha Jung managed to pull off a great show in KL and his 1st show in Miri. It seems the crowds wants more are more which don’t  want the show to end. The 1st stop was in PJ Live Arts in KL. Fans ranging from young kids to adult came early with their guitar hoping they would get a signature from the guitar prodigy himself. Not long after the theatre door opened at 2pm, the crowd stormed in to get into their seat and sat comfortably and wait for the show to start. Sungha Jung with his guitar and...

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