The Washington Post called him “the leading guitar virtuoso of our day, combining profound musical insight with complete technical mastery of his instrument.”The New York Times described his playing as “so intelligent, sensitive and adept that one can forget everything but the music.” Get YouTube Premium Get YouTube TV Best of YouTube Music Sports Gaming Movies & Shows News Live Fashion ... 2010 Audition for Christopher Parkening Master Class - Berto Boyd (Reis y Narvaez) by Berto Boyd. Kathleen Battle and Christopher Parkening Performing Bach / Gounod's Ave Maria Live at the 1987 Grammy Awards. Christopher Parkening is celebrated as one of the world’s preeminent virtuosos of the classical guitar. 1 In F Sharp Minor, No. 7:14 [Private video] [Deleted video] 4 In B Major, … Four Preludes - No. 2 In A Major, No.