Required Studies for Classical Guitar edited by Jerry Willard. For Guitar. Music Sales America. Softcover with CD. 256 pages. Music Sales #AM995478. Published by Music Sales (HL.14027142).
ISBN 0825637163. 9.25x12 inches.
All the essential and required studies for classical guitar are collected here in one handsome volume for classical guitar students and instructors. The studies contained herein appear on nearly every syllabus from any respected university classical guitar program. Newly engraved from early editions, with centuries-old errors now corrected and with minimal editorial annotations, this clear, uncluttered, easy-to-read reference book will be used every day for a lifetime of study. A “one-stop shopping” repertoire book for every classical guitarist. Includes selected studies by Sor (Opp. 6, 29, 31, 35, 44, 60), Giuliani (Opp. 48, 51, 139), Aguado (from his Nuevo Método para Guitarra) and Carulli (Op. 333), as well as complete editions of Carulli's 24 Preludes, op. 114; Giuliani's 120 Studies for Right-Hand Development, op. 1a; Carcassi's 25 Melodic and Progressive Études, op. 60; and Coste's 25 Études de Genre, op. 38. Of special interest to the student is the inclusion of carefully chosen audition and recital pieces from Bach, Milán, Tárrega, and Albéniz.