The Contemporary Guitar: An Anthology Of New Music

Books | Guitar

Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

The Contemporary Guitar: An Anthology Of New Music is a vast collection of music written by composers who are or who have been performing guitarists themselves.

This collection of intermediate to advanced concert works explore the musical and technical diversity of the contemporary Guitar.

Each composer offers a unique musical and technical perspective of what the contemporary Guitar is. The harmonic language ranges from jazz to atonality, the styles vary from blues to minimalism, and the cultural influences span from Eastern European to Celtic.

The composers include Delpriora, Gilardino, Hudson, Johanson, Kenyon, Marron, Mearns, Ourkouzounov, Piorkowsky, and Van Der Veen. The music is is all in standard notation only.

ISBN: 9780786608409
Skill Level: Intermediate-Advanced Explain this
Published on: 09 November 2006
No of pages: 104
Language: English
Catalogue No: MLB99527