Chopin for Classical Guitar

Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) never composed any guitar music but he is famous for saying “Nothing is more beautiful than a guitar, except, possibly two.” However, a number of period composers and guitarists did make arrangements of his music which I will list here.

My editions of Chopin arrangements for guitar

  • Prelude Op.28, No.7 (arr. Tarrega), Pro Video, Free Sheet Music, Free TAB – This is a period arrangement by Francisco Tárrega (1852–1909) of his Prelude from Op.28 for solo piano.

Other period arrangements of Chopin for guitar

Francisco Tárrega (1852–1909)

  • Prelude in E minor Op.28 No.4
  • Mazurka in G-Sharp Minor Op. 33 No. 1
  • Mazurka in B Minor Op. 33 No. 4
  • Mazurka in A Minor Op. 67 No. 4
  • Waltz in A Minor Op. 34 No. 2
  • Prelude in B Minor Op. 28 No. 6
  • Prelude in A Major Op. 28 No. 7
  • Prelude in D-Flat Major Op. 28 No. 15
  • Prelude in C Minor Op. 28 No. 20

Antonio Jiménez Manjón (1866-1919)

  • Preludio Op.13 No.15

Julio Sagreras (1879–1942)

  • Op.53, Nocurno No.2 de Chopin
  • Vals Op.64 No.2 de Chopin

Modern arrangements of Chopin for guitar

Roland Dyens

  • Op. 69, No. 2 Chopin

Please leave a comment below regarding other period arrangements you know exist.

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