Tag Free and Recommended Sheet Music

Review: Music of Jorge Morel

Music of Jorge Morel by Jorge Morel Paperback: 36 pages (Notation) Publisher: Mel Bay Publications, Inc. (September 24, 2013) Buy or Learn More via Amazon:  Music of Jorge Morel From the composer (via back cover): These compositions, like most of my music, are…

Giuliani Op. 1, Part 4, No. 1 (Free PDF & TAB)

Studio Op. 1, Part Four, No. 1, “Maestoso” by Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829). Sheet Music or Tab for Classical Guitar. Level: Grade 3-4, Easy but some surprisingly tricky fingering in a few spots. Old Video (2013) on YouTube. Free Notation Only &…

The Etudes of Heitor Villa-Lobos

If you don’t know the Villa-Lobos etudes then I suggest you become familiar with them right away. They are possibly the most significant etudes of the twentieth century due to their technical challenge, wealth of musical ideas, and pedagogical value. They are, however,…

Gerald Garcia – Etudes Esquisses

  Theme of this week: “Favorite Etudes” You might have noticed that on my theme weeks I try to avoid the MOST obvious choices. So, in the German Baroque I avoided Bach and this I’m avoiding Sor and Brouwer due…

Giuliani 120 Arpeggio Studies – No. 1-20, Op. 1 (Free PDF)

Mauro Giuliani’s (1781–1829) 120 Right Hand Arpeggio Studies (exercises) for the right hand – free sheet music in PDF format for classical guitar. This is from Giuliani’s Op. 1 titled Studio per la Chitarra. Giuliani was considered one of the…

Review: Essential Bach Arranged for the Guitar by Lily Afshar

Amazon Link: Essential Bach: Arranged for the Guitar Paperback: 116 pages Publisher: Mel Bay Publications (December 14, 2012) Level: Intermediate to Advanced. Students could start with the cello works and go from there. Works included: Cello Suite No. 1, BWV 1007 Cello Suite…

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring by Bach & Lesson with PDF for Classical Guitar

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring by Bach for Guitar

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Arranged for classical guitar, from Cantata BWV 147. PDF Sheet Music or TAB for classical guitar. The level is intermediate (Grade 4). YouTube Lesson & Performance. This is a…

Fernando Sor Studies Op. 60 (Free PDF)

Here’s my edition and the free sheet music facsimile edition of Fernando Sor’s (1778–1839) Studies for Guitar Op. 60. He called it something along the lines of “Introduction to the Study of the Guitar in Twenty-five Progressive Lessons. It’s for…

Classical Guitar Duets – Free Sheet Music (PDF)

On this page I’ve listed classical guitar duets for beginners, intermediates, and advanced guitarists. The sheet music is from this site as well as other publishers and trusted stores. Also keep an eye on my sheet music page as I’m…