GUITAR AND FLUTE TRANSCRIPTIONS Four beautiful new flute and guitar arrangements by William Newman and Veronica Mascaro; THREE ROMANCES OP. 94 by ROBERT SCHUMANN, score (19 pages) and parts (11 pages) $20. FLUTE QUARTET IN D MAJOR K 285 by W.A.MOZART, score (24 pages) and parts (20 pages) $20. ASSOBIO A JATO (THE JET WHISTLE) by HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS, score (15 pages) and parts (15 pages) $20. And O SILVER MOON by ANTONIN DVORAK, score (8 pages) and parts (6 pages) $20.
100 GRADED CLASSICAL GUITAR STUDIES by Frederick Noad A large selection of studies written by three major guitar composers: Sor, Giuliani and Carcassi. 170 pages $27.99. 20 STUDIES, by Fernando Sor, Andre Segovia edition With CD (performed by Paul Henry of the University of Chicago) for $18.95 or without CD for $7.95. This is the standard selection of Sor studies made many years ago by none other than the Maestro himself, Andre Segovia, and established as the definitive version. The performance on CD by Mr. Henry is meticulous and inspired and serves as a good guide to interpretation.
THE SOLO LUTE WORKS OF J.S. BACH Edited for guitar by Frank Koonce, this edition contains facsimiles and historical and musical commentary on all the lute suites composed by Bach. Durable plastic spine allowing the book to lie flat. A necessity for all guitarists. $29.95
VIRTUOSO GUITAR DUOS (CD) played by Manuel Barrueco and Franco Platino - $16 1. Entr'acte by Jaque Ibert, 2. Spanish Dance No. 1 by Manuel de Falla, 3. Spanish Dance No. 2 by Enrique Granados, 4. Bajo la Palmera and Oriental by Isaac Albeniz, 5. Fantasie Op. 54 bis by Fernando Sor, 6. Tonadilla by Joaquin Rodrigo, 7. Tango Suite by Astor Piazzolla, 8. Farewell by Sergio Assad
SOUNDS OF THE AMERICAS (CD) played by Manuel Barrueco and the Cuarteto Latinoamericano 1. Bay of Pigs byu Michael Dougherty, 2. Inca Dances by Gabriela Lena Frank, 3. Triptico by Roberto Sierra, 4. 100 Greatest Dance Hits by Aaron Jay Kernis
APPROACHING THE GUITAR by Gene Bertoncini World-renowned guitarist Bertoncini has created here a resource which offers players the basic equipment to to play any chord change, harmonize any melody and create and play linear ideas using scale and pattern knowledge. Improvisation techniques through practical application of theory are also included. $14.95
THE BRAZILIAN MASTERS Beautiful guitar arrangements of 17 Bossa Nova standards by composers Antonio Carlos Jobim, Roberto Menescal, Baden Powell, Vinicius De Moreas and Luis Bonfa. $8.99
CLASSIC GUITAR TECHNIQUE by Aaron Shearer Here is Aaron Shearer's all-time best selling method book "Classic Guitar Technique" (Belwin $16.99). We also have the 3 supplements on slurs, scales, reach development and music theory.
COMPLETE STUDIES FOR GUITAR by Fernando Sor Newly engraved from early edition, this gives the guitar student the original versions of all Sor's studies with playing suggestions and commentary by Richard Savino. A necessity for all guitarists. $24.95
EASY CLASSICAL GUITAR DUETS by Charles Duncan A supplement to "A Modern Approach to Classical Guitar" by Duncan, this anthology comes with a CD and includes pieces by Sor, Bach, Mozart, Haydn amnd many more. Giuliani's "120 Right Hand Studies" $7.50
GUITAR AT SIGHT by Charles Duncan A great book to help you improve your sight reading. $16.95
KITHARALOGUS, The Path to Virtuosity, by Ricardo Iznaola This excellent, well-organized and explained series of technical exercises will put purpose into your practice like no other technique book. It covers the simplest to the most advanced techniques with clarity and reason. $19.95.
LATIN AMERICAN SOLOS Latin American Solos by such popular South American composers as Villa-Lobos, Guimares, Isaias Savio, Crespo, Borges, Sojo are all here. Arranged and fingered by Sophocles Papas and Carlos Barbosa-Lima. $8.95
LEO BROUWER GUITAR WORKS A collection of Leo Brouwer's works for solo guitar; includes all 20 Estudios sencillos, Dos Aires populares cubanos, Dos Temas populares cubanos, Danza del Altiplano, 3 Piezas sin titulo, Preludio, Fuga No. 1, Parabola, Tarantos and three Cadenzas to Haydn, Sor and Giuliani. A necessity for all guitarists.$24.95
NAXOS CLASSICAL GUITAR CD COLLECTION Want to hear what your sheet music should sound like? Most likely you'll find the piece on one or another of the huge selection of Naxos recordings. Composers like Bach, Rodrigo, Villa-Lobos, Sor, Regondi, Coste, Brouwer, Lauro, Ponce, Domeniconi, Paganini, Duarte, and Piazzola are all to be found on these finely engineered CDs. NOW ON SALE for $9.99 or 5 for $45. Artists include winners of some of the most prestigious guitar competitions in the world, such as Antigoni Goni, Pablo Escobar, Ana Vidovic, Kevin Gallagher, Franco Platino, Norbert Kraft, Ricardo Gallen, and Nicolas Galuses.
PUMPING NYLON by Scott Tennant A large compendium of technical exercises. One of the guitar's finest virtuosos offers a comprehensive selection of perfect technical excercises to increase your "chops" and make guitar playing more of a pleasure and less of a labor. $11.99. Segovia's "Diatonic Major and Minor Scales" $5.95.
SOLO GUITAR PLAYING Volumes one and two, with ($29.99) or without CD ($19.99), by Frederick Noad is in plentiful supply. This has become the major method book for clearly presented classical guitar technique and it contains a wealth of studies and repertoire pieces.
THE ART OF CLASSICAL GUITAR PLAYING by Charles Duncan A thorough discussion of classical guitar playing technique that explains what happens in the finest playing and what the student can do to adapt his or her playing to that ideal. $19.95.
THE RENAISSANCE GUITAR, edited by F. Noad Solos, duets and songs from original sources, graded and fingered by a world authority on classical guitar, with extensive commentaries. Includes works by Milan, Dowland, Narvaez, Mudarra and many more. $29.99 with CD.
THE BAROQUE GUITAR, edited by Fredrick Noad A large collection of some of the best music for guitar solo, duo and with voice from the 17th and 18 centuries. Includes J.S. Bach, Robert de Vis?e, Purcell, Scarlatti, Weiss and many more. Accompanied by insightful commentaries about the composers and proper interpretation of music of this period. $29.99 with CD.
THE CLASSICAL GUITAR Solo, duets, and songs by Sor, Giulani, Aguado, and other guitar masters of the early 19th century. Part of the Frederick Noad Guitar Anthology with expert commentary on the history and technique of the period. $34.99 with CD.
THE ROMANTIC GUITAR, edited by F. Noad 127 pages of some of the best music from the 19th century for classical guitar with an historical introduction and commentaries on the composers and pieces. Includes works by Mertz, Coste, Tarrega, Mendelssohn, Granados and Albeniz. $29.95 with CD.
THE CLASSICAL GUITAR, ITS EVOLUTION, PLAYERS AND PERSONALITIES SINCE 1800 Written by British authority Maurice J. Summerfield with a forward by David Russell, this revised and expanded fifth edition of the largest reference work about classical guitar includes over 485 bioigraphical entries and loads of photos and illustrations. $39.95
THE COMPLETE SOLO GUITAR WORKS OF VILLA-LOBOS Here in one well-printed volume are all the works for solo guitar written by the legendary Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos. All of the 12 Etudes, the 6 Preludes and the Choros are included, with a brief essay by Frederich Noad about editing these works. A necessity for all guitarists. $49.95
THE LIBRARY OF GUITAR CLASSICS Compiled and arranged by Jerry Willard, this 256-page anthology includes a huge choice of pieces by all the major guitar composers from the Renaissance to the end of the 19th century. Featuring a durable plastic spine so the book lies flat. $23.95
WORKS FOR GUITAR by Antonio Lauro Alirio Diaz Editions has published the complete guitar works of the great Venezuelan composer, Antonio Lauro, in 37 volumes, beautifully printed on high-grade paper. We have the first 10 volumes so far released. Vol. 1, Valses 1 - 4, $14.95 Vol. 2, El Marabino, Angostura, Carora, $14.95 Vol. 3, Maria Luisa, El Nino, Natalia, El; Negrito $14.95