Required Editions

With the publication of The Classical Guitar Companion in August of 2013, other publications of nineteenth-century pedagogical materials will not be required. I’m leaving this list intact for the moment, as you may still wish to own some of these editions.

Etudes and Technique

Composer/Author Title Publisher/Editior
Berg, Christopher Giuliani Revisited Mel Bay
Berg, Christopher Mastering Guitar Technique: Process and Essence Mel Bay
Berg, Christopher The Classical Guitar Companion OrpheusOnFire
Brouwer, Leo Ouvres pour guitarre Eschig
Carcassi, Matteo 25 Etudes, Op. 60 Chanterelle (Wynberg)
Carcassi, Matteo 25 Etudes, Op. 60 Tecla (Jeffery)
Carulli, Ferdinand 24 Preludes from Op. 114 Ricordi
Coste, Napoleon 24 Etudes, Op. 38 Chanterelle (Wynberg)
Duarte, John Foundation Studies Novello
Giuliani, Mauro 24 Etudes, Op. 48 Tecla (Jeffery)
Giuliani, Mauro The Complete Studies Tecla (Jeffery)
Pujol, Emilio El Abejorro Ricordi
Pujol, Emilio Estudios Grados Superior Iberica
Pujol, Emilio Exercises en forme d'Etudes, Vols. 1 & 2 Eschig
Sagreras, Julio El Colibri Ricordi
Shearer, Aaron Slur Exercises and Chromatic Octaves Columbia
Shearer, Aaron Learning the Classic Guitar (Parts 1-3) Mel Bay
Shearer, Aaron Scale Pattern Studies Belwin Mills
Shearer, Aaron Slur, Ornament and Reach Development Exercises Belwin Mills
Shearer, Aaron Learning the Classic Guitar, Parts 1 & 2 Mel Bay
Sor, Fernando Complete Sor Studies Chanterelle
Sor, Fernando Complete Sor Studies Tecla
Tarrega, Francisco Complete Technical Studies Universal (Scheit)
Villa-Lobos, Heitor Works for Solo Guitar Amsco

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