Rick Foster is legendary for his solo classical guitar arrangements of sacred music and hymns. Check out the Recordings page for a complete list of CDs and books. Click on a CD title to see a list of the songs on the album which are also written out in the companion book. The guitar arrangements are written in standard notation and TAB exactly as played on the album. Arrangement difficulty ranges from beginning to advanced.
Rick Foster’s sacred solo guitar music is beautiful,uplifting, and all instrumental. Although Rick is a classical guitarist, listeners will hear a bit of the Chet Atkins style in many of his arrangements. Rick admires the work of Andres Segovia and strives to emulate his beautiful rich tone. Visit the Samples page to hear Rick’s music for yourself.
New Rick Foster album! Faith Is the Reason is here! This is an album of sacred fingerstyle guitar solos performed by Rick Foster and Jonathan Roth. A companion book of each song on the album is available so that you can learn and perform these carefully crafted solo guitar arrangements. “The performances and the sound are just awesome. Really beautiful. You’re right—Chet’s guitar is special, but your touch really brought that out.” —JS
Click the Chet Atkins link to read Rick’s memorable moments with one of his greatest influences. You’ll also notice a link to personal letters from Chet Atkins to Rick that show Chet Atkins’ wonderful personality.
The first article to appear in Fingerstyle Guitar magazine is here for you to enjoy. Rick’s articles contain guitar lore, his own personal journey with the guitar, and guitar playing tips.
Special Offer! A Package of every album, book, and DVD listed on this web site for US$277.00—a 15% discount! Free shipping to US addresses.