Folias by Gaspar Sanz (Lesson & PDF)

Folias by Gaspar Sanz (1640-1710) for Classical Guitar. PDF download. Includes two editions: Notation only edition and Notation & TAB edition. Early Intermediate level (grade 4). Gaspar Sanz is one of the most beloved Spanish guitar composers of the Baroque era. A charming set of variations based on the Folias theme / chord progression originally for Baroque guitar. Includes a lesson mainly focused on the ornamentation. This piece comes from his Instrucción de Música (1674). YouTube Link (4k).

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Original Tablature and Cover from Instrucción de Música (1674). Keep in mind that this is Italian tablature for the Baroque guitar so it’s upside down.

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