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Prelude 23 in A minor by Francisco Tarrega

Prelude 23 in A minor– Francisco Tarrega(1852-1909) Time 0:54 Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed for volume. …

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Adelita by Francisco Tarrega

Adelita– Francisco Tarrega (1852-1909) Grade 4– Late intermediate Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed for volume. Others …

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Andantino by Dionisio Aguado

Andantino by Dionisio Aguado (1784-1849) Grade 1– Beginner Dionisio Aguado was a Spanish classical guitarist and composer. Born in Madrid, he studied with Miguel Garcia. In 1825, Aguado visited Paris, where he met and became friends with lived with Fernando Sor. Aguado’s major work Escuela de Guitarra was a guitar tutorial published in 1825. Dionisio …

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Prelude 35 in D minor (Oremus) Francisco Tarrega

Prelude in D minor (Oremus) No.35 (Lento) by Francisco Tarrega Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed for …

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Prelude 34 in D minor (Endecha) by Francisco Tarrega

Prelude 34 in D minor (Endecha) No.34 by Francisco Tarrega (1852-1909) Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed …

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Prelude 8 in A Major- Francisco Tarrega

Prelude 8 in A Major– Francisco Tarrega (1852-1909) Exercise pim Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed for …

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Pavana by Francisco Tarrega

Pavana Francisco Tarrega(1852-1909) Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed for volume. Others say this was related to …

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Prelude 28 in G Major by Francisco Tarrega

Prelude 28 in G Major (No.28 of 35)– Francisco Tarrega(1852-1909) Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed for …

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Prelude 11 in D Major by Francisco Tarrega

Prelude 11 in D Major– Francisco Tarrega(1852-1909) Tárrega is considered to have laid the foundations for 20th century classical guitar and for increasing interest in the guitar as a recital instrument. Tárrega preferred small intimate performances over the concert stage. Some believe this was because he played without the nails needed for volume. Others say …

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Opus35 No 1 in C by Fernando Sor

Opus35 No 1 in C by Fernando Sor (1778-1839) Grade 1-Easy Fernando Sor was a Spanish classical guitarist and composer. He is best known for his guitar compositions, but he also composed music for opera and ballet, earning acclaim for his ballet titled Cendrillon. Sor’s works for guitar range from pieces for advanced players, such …

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