La Vida Breve by Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
Manuel de Falla y Matheu was a Spanish Andalusian composer of classical music. With Isaac Albéniz, Enrique Granados and Joaquín Turina he is one of Spain’s most important musicians of the first half of the 20th century.
Romantic. 90measures. 3/4 time signature. 7 pages. key of A
Dance of The Miller from The Three Cornered Hat is a farruca in musical style and captures the essence of the
entire orchestra on the guitar. Manuel de Falla utilized the orchestra as a large guitar in this composition. It’s truly amazing how similar the orchestral and guitar transcriptions sound.