Romantic

Opus 13 Elfenreigen (Book II No 5) by Johann Kaspar Mertz (Guitar Tab)

mertz-elfenreigen (Book II No 5) by Johann Kaspar Mertz (1806-1856) János Gáspár Mertz was born in Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary, now Bratislava (Slovakia). A virtuoso, he established a solid reputation as a performer. Mertz’s guitar music, followed the pianistic models of Chopin, Mendelssohn, Schubert and Schumann, rather than the classical models of Mozart and Haydn …

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Castillos de Espana (Simancas) by Frederico Moreno Torroba (Guitar Tab)

Castillos de Espana (Simancas) by Frederico Moreno Torroba (1891-1982) Moreno Torroba is often associated with the zarzuela, a traditional Spanish musical form. Directing several opera companies, Moreno Torroba helped introduce the zarzuela to international audiences. However, he is probably best known for his compositions for the classical guitar, many of which were dedicated to either …

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Opus 13 Gebeth (Book V No 12) by Johann Kaspar Mertz (Guitar Tab)

Gebeth (Book V No 12) by Johann Kaspar Mertz (1806-1856) János Gáspár Mertz was born in Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary, now Bratislava (Slovakia). A virtuoso, he established a solid reputation as a performer. Mertz’s guitar music, followed the pianistic models of Chopin, Mendelssohn, Schubert and Schumann, rather than the classical models of Mozart and Haydn …

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Castillos de Espana (Javier) by Frederico Moreno Torroba (Guitar Tab)

Castillos de Espana (Javier) by Frederico Moreno Torroba (1891-1982) Moreno Torroba is often associated with the zarzuela, a traditional Spanish musical form. Directing several opera companies, Moreno Torroba helped introduce the zarzuela to international audiences. However, he is probably best known for his compositions for the classical guitar, many of which were dedicated to either …

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Arroyos de la Alhambra (Tonadilla) by Angel Barrios (Guitar Tab)

Arroyos de la Alhambra (Tonadilla) by Angel Barrios (1882-1964) Ángel Barrios Fernandez was born in Grenada in 1882, the son of a flamenco guitarist. His catalogue of works includes opera, zarzuelas, a number of orchestral scores and solo works for piano and guitar. They are all written in a style influenced by the Romantic era, …

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Arroyos de la Alhambra (Evocacion) by Angel Barrios (Guitar Tab)

Arroyos de la Alhambra (Evocacion) by Angel Barrios (1882-1964) Ángel Barrios Fernandez was born in Grenada in 1882, the son of a flamenco guitarist. His catalogue of works includes opera, zarzuelas, a number of orchestral scores and solo works for piano and guitar. They are all written in a style influenced by the Romantic era, …

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Sonata Clasica IV Allegro by Manuel Ponce (Guitar Tab)

Sonata Clasica IV Allegro by Manuel Ponce (1882-1948) Manuel Ponce was a Mexican composer active in the 20th century. His work as a composer, music educator and scholar of Mexican music connected the concert scene with a usually forgotten tradition of popular song and Mexican folklore. Many of his compositions are strongly influenced by the …

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Sonata Clasica I Allegro by Manuel Ponce (Guitar Tab)

Sonata Clasica I Allegro by Manuel Ponce (1882-1948) Manuel Ponce was a Mexican composer active in the 20th century. His work as a composer, music educator and scholar of Mexican music connected the concert scene with a usually forgotten tradition of popular song and Mexican folklore. Many of his compositions are strongly influenced by the …

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Sonata Clasica III Menuet/Trio by Manuel Ponce (Guitar Tab)

Sonata Clasica III Menuet/Trio by Manuel Ponce (1882-1948) Manuel Ponce was a Mexican composer active in the 20th century. His work as a composer, music educator and scholar of Mexican music connected the concert scene with a usually forgotten tradition of popular song and Mexican folklore. Many of his compositions are strongly influenced by the …

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Sonata Clasica II Andante by Manuel Ponce (Guitar Tab)

Sonata Clasica II Andante by Manuel Ponce (1882-1948) Manuel Ponce was a Mexican composer active in the 20th century. His work as a composer, music educator and scholar of Mexican music connected the concert scene with a usually forgotten tradition of popular song and Mexican folklore. Many of his compositions are strongly influenced by the …

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