Category Modern

Albinoni’s Adagio for Classical Guitar

What is commonly known throughout the world as “Albinoni’s Adagio” is actually a composition of the Italian musicologist Remo Giazotto of 1958. The equivocation is that Giazotto said that he wrote this music from Albinoni’s manuscript fragments but It actually…

Sonata n. 2, by Eduardo Angulo

This wonderful Sonata for classical guitar from the composer Eduardo Angulo contains many colors and guitar techniques, and reminds me in some points the music of The Genesis that embraces flamenco. Angulo was born in January 14, 1954 in Puebla, México.…

Carlo Domeniconi – Koyunbaba Op.19

Carlo Domeniconi is an Italian composer that was born in 1947. After leaving Italy he lived first in Berlin and then to Turkey, where he started the guitar class at Istanbul Conservatory. Domeniconi is perhaps best known for his piece…

Andrew York – Lullaby for Classical Guitar

The well-known guitarist and composer Andrew York delights us with this beautiful composition named “Lullaby“, although it is in 4/4 and instead lullaby should be 3 times, as the heartbeats of a child. However, the song is very beautiful and…

Sons de Carrilhões – João Pernambuco

João Pernambuco is the nickname of João Guimarães Teixeira, an important Brazilian composer and guitarist lived at the beginning of the twentieth century. Along with the music of Heitor Villa-Lobos, the work of João Pernambuco is remembered as the most…