Adelita (Mazurca) by Francisco Tárrega (1852–1909)
For Classical Guitar in Notation or Notation + Tablature (TAB)
Intermediate Level (RCM Grade 4)
Here’s a free sheet music edition of one of Francisco Tárrega’s (1852–1909) most famous works. It has become one of his most popular works due to its sweet and moving melodic quality. It’s works like this that make him the Chopin of the guitar. I’ve made a free copy to attract guitarists to the site and a tablature (tab) version for those who need it. This is a nice short work that is often played by students and professionals. Join the Email Newsletter to get updates on free sheet music and more. Please consider donating to the site to keep the free sheet music coming.
Free Notation Edition: Free PDF
TAB & Notation (PDF Download): $3.99
Here’s a free lesson on this piece.
Video Link & Source: This is Classical Guitar on YouTube
Here’s Taso Comanescu playing Francisco Tarrega’s ‘Adelita’ on an 1890 Antonio de Torres classical guitar at the Guitar Salon International showroom in Santa Monica, CA.
Video Link & Source: https://youtu.be/TdI0cyCTDRo