Music of Girolamo Frescobaldi For Classic Guitar by Andrew Shepard-Smith. Edited by Andrew Shepard-Smith. For Guitar (Classical). Perfect binding, Solos. Bill's Music Shelf. Baroque. Intermediate. Book. 32 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.21049).
ISBN 9780786672691. Baroque. 8.5 x 11 inches.
A modern transcription and performance edition of selected works of early Italian Baroque composer, Girolamo Frescobaldi for the classical guitar. The collection also features an introductory commentary written by Dr. Vivian Montgomery, detailing history, interpretation, ornamentation, and performance practice relative to each piece. Frescobaldi's works have long been a staple in the classical guitar repertoire, and a favorite of many guitarists. This set includes the famous "Aria detto Balletto," "Aria detta La Frescobalda," the "Toccata per Spinettina sola over Liuto," and other works, all carefully transcribed, edited, and fingered. Written in standard notation, for intermediate to advanced players.