Nocturne No. 1, Op. 4  by Mertz (Free PDF)

Nocturne No. 1, Op. 4  by Johann Kaspar Mertz (1806–1856) for Classical Guitar  – Free PDF Sheet Music edition or TAB edition for classical guitar. The level is approximately intermediate (Grade 6). Youtube Lesson Link

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Here’s a free edition of Nocturne (Notturno) No. 1, Op. 4  by Johann Kaspar Mertz. Mertz was a Hungarian guitarist and composer who wrote many concert works for guitar as well as some easier collections including Op. 4. This is a great work and, to my ears, very influenced by Schubert and Romantic lieder. It’s a more mature work that nicely transitions intermediate players into more advanced works. Join the Email Newsletter to get updates on free sheet music and more. Not buying anything? Please consider donating to the site to keep the free sheet music coming.

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