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Five Bagatelles for Guitar - William Walton

Five Bagatelles for Guitar by Sir William Walton

Five Bagatelles for Guitar by English composer Sir William Walton (1902-1983) were written for Julian Bream and dedicated to Malcolm Arnold “with admiration and affection for his 50th birthday.” Julian Bream gave a complete premiere the work on Jan 21, 1973…

Stephanie Jones Plays Five Bagatelles by Walton

Australian guitarist Stephanie Jones plays Five Bagatelles (1971) by English composer William Walton (1902-1983).  This comes via Jones’ YouTube channel. Fantastic playing by this young artist who has the technique, musicality, but also digs in and takes risks. “Stephanie is currently in Germany studying a…

Sanel Redžić Plays Five Bagatelles by Walton

Sanel Redžić plays Five Bagatelles (1971) by English composer William Walton (1902-1983). This comes via Redžić’s YouTube. Great video and awesome to have all five of the Walton pieces in one place. Same video location as his previous video of the…

Julian Bream plays Walton

The sound quality isn’t great but I wanted to post this as a belated birthday recognition of Bream. I’m quite sick of Walton’s Bagatelles as they have been heavily played in recent years. However, they are great works and listening…