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A Classical guitarists generally perform on classical guitars with classical guitar technique. They perform both classical guitar music and transcriptions of European classical music written for other instruments. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... The classical guitar technique is a fingerstyle technique used by classical guitarists to play classical guitar music. ... // History Renaissance music for vihuela El Maestro by Luis de Milán (1536) Los seys libros del Delphin by Luis de Narváez (1538) Tres Libros de Música by Alonso Mudarra (1546) Silva de sirenas by Enríquez de Valderrábano (1547) Libro de música de Vihuela by... In music, transcription is the act of notating a piece or a sound which was previously unnotated. ... Classical music is a broad, somewhat imprecise term, referring to music produced in, or rooted in the traditions of, European art, ecclesiastical and concert music, encompassing a broad period from roughly 1000 to the present day. ...

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Baroque (XVII & XVIII century)

Anthoine Carré was a baroque guitarist and composer. ... Francesco Corbetta (ca. ... Giovanni Battista Granata (b. ... Francisco Guerau (1649 – 1717/1722) was a Spanish Baroque composer. ... Alonso Mudarra (c. ... 1510 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Events March 1 - Michel de Montaigne signs the preface to his most significant work, Essays. ... Santiago of Murcia was a Spanish guitarist born in Madrid around 1682 and died arround 1732. ... Events March 11 – Chelsea hospital for soldiers is founded in England May 6 - Louis XIV of France moves his court to Versailles. ... Events February 6 - James Stuart, Duke of York becomes King James II of England and Ireland and King James VII of Scotland. ... Events February 23 - First performance of Handels Orlando, in London June 9 - James Oglethorpe is granted a royal charter for the colony of Georgia. ... Gaspar Sanz (April 4, 1640 - 1710) was a Spanish composer and priest born in Calanda in the region of Aragon. ... Robert de Visée (c. ...

XIX century

Mauro Giuliani
Mauro Giuliani

Image File history File links Giuliani. ... François de Fossa was a French classical guitarist and composer. ... 1775 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Dionisio Aguado (April 8, 1784 — December 29, 1849) was a Spanish classical guitarist and composer. ... 1784 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Matteo Carcassi (Florence, Italy, 1792 - Paris, France, January 16, 1853), was a famous guitarist and composer. ... 1792 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1853 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Ferdinando Maria Meinrado Francesco Pascale Rosario Carulli (February 9, 1770–February 17, 1841) was one of the most famous composers for classical guitar and the author of the first complete classical guitar method, which continues to be used today. ... 1770 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1841 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Napoléon Coste (June 27, 1805 – February 17, 1883) was a French guitarist and composer. ... 1806 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1883 (MDCCCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Adam Darr (Schweinfurt, Germany, 1811 - Augsburg, Germany, 1866) is a German classical guitarist, singer, zitherer and composer. ... Joyce Rollins is a lesbian. ... 1866 (MDCCCLXVI) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... | Come and take it, slogan of the Texas Revolution 1835 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Mauro Giuliani Mauro Giuliani (July 27, 1781 – May 8, 1828) was an Italian guitarist and composer. ... 1781 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1829 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Johann Kaspar Mertz (August 17, 1806 - October 14, 1856) was an Austrian-based guitarist and composer, born in Pressburg, now Bratislava, Slovakia. ... 1806 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1856 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Francesco Molino (also known as François Molino) (1775–1847) was an Italian guitarist and composer. ... 1775 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Niccolò Paganini Niccolò (or Nicolò) Paganini, (October 27, 1782 – May 27, 1840) was an Italian violinist, violist, guitarist and composer. ... 1782 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1840 is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Giulio Regondi (born 1822 in either Geneva or Lyons; died May 6, 1872 in London) was an Italian classical guitarist, concertinist and composer. ... Fernando Sor Fernando Sor (baptized February 14, 1778 – July 10, 1839) was a Spanish guitarist and composer, born in Barcelona. ... 1778 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1839 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Sychra [Sikhra, Sichra], Andrei Osipovich (b Vilnius, 1773 [?1776]; d St Petersburg, 21 Nov/3 Dec 1850). ... 1773 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... This article is about the year 1776. ... 1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Francisco Tárrega (November 21, 1852 — December 15, 1909) was a Spanish composer and guitarist. ... 1852 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...

XX century

This article is a list of notable classical guitarists. For a complete list see the Category classical guitarists.

Laurindo Almeida (born September 2, 1917, São Paulo, Brazil–died July 26, 1995, Van Nuys, California) was a Brazilian classical guitarist. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... María Luisa Anido (Isabel María Luisa Anido González) was a Spanish classical guitarist born the 26 of January of 1907 in Morón, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina, passed away the 4 of June of 1996 in Tarragona, Spain, in where their rest rest. ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Agustín Barrios Mangoré (May 5, 1885–August 7, 1944), was a Paraguayan composer and guitarist. ... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Agustín Barrios Mangoré (b. ... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Leif Christensen (1950-1988) was a Danish classical guitarist. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Alirio Diaz in Concert Alirio Diaz is a classical guitarist. ... Sila Godoy, said to be the most accomplished new world classical guitarist in the generation following Agustín Barrios, was born in Villarrica Paraguay on December 4th, 1919. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... Alexandre Lagoya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Antonio Lauro Antonio Lauro (born August 3, 1917 in Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela, died April 18, 1986 in Caracas) was a Venezuelan composer, considered to be one of the foremost South American composers of the 20th century. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Miguel Llobet Solés (18 October 1878 - 22 February 1938) was a classical guitarist and composer, born in Barcelona. ... 1878 (MDCCCLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Gustavo López Morales (Mexico 16/01/1920 - Guadalajara 25/04/1979)pupil of Daniel Garate, was heard by Andrés Segovia who provided a scholarship for Gustavo to be able to study with him in Siena at the Accademia Chigiana. ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 3 - Babe Ruth is traded by the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees for $125,000, the largest sum ever paid for a player at that time. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Sergei Dmitrievich Orekhov (in Russian: Сергей Дмитриевич Орехов) (1935–1998) was a Russian classical guitarist. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Friday (click on link to calendar) // Events January 18 - Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Ida Presti was a French classical guitarist born on May 31, 1924 in Suresnes, France. ... 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... Celedonio Romero (born March 2, 1913 in Málaga; died May 8, 1996 in San Diego, California) was a guitarist, composer and poet, perhaps best known as the founder of the Romeros guitar quartet. ... 1913 (MCMXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Regino Sainz de la Maza y Ruiz (born September 7, 1896 in Burgos, died November 26, 1981 in Madrid) was a Spanish musician. ... 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Andrés Segovia Andrés Segovia, Marques de Salobreña (February 21, 1893 – June 3, 1987) was a Spanish classical guitarist born in Linares, Spain who is considered to be the father of the modern classical guitar movement by most modern scholars. ... 1893 (MDCCCXCIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... José Tomás Pérez Selles (26/08/1934 - 7/08/2001), was a Spanish classical guitarist and teacher. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Contemporary

This article is a list of notable classical guitarists. For a complete list see the Category classical guitarists.
John Williams in performance
John Williams in performance

Image File history File linksMetadata Jwcrdba86. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Jwcrdba86. ... Says Classical Guitar Magazine in 2002: Lily Afshar is a guitarist of the highest order. ... Magnus Andersson (born 1955) is a Swedish classical guitarist. ... Sérgio Assad (b. ... Roberto Aussel (born 1954 in La Plata, Argentina) is a classical guitarist. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Manuel Barrueco (pronounced Mah-noo-éhl Bah-roo-éh-koh) is a classical guitarist. ... Paulo Bellinati (born 1950) is a classical guitarist from São Paulo. ... Gilbert Biberian (born 1944) is a British guitarist and composer of Greek and Armenian descent. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... DuÅ¡an Bogdanović at Guitar Art Festival - Belgrade 2004 [1] DuÅ¡an Bogdanović (Serbian: Душан Богдановић) (born 1955) is a Serbian composer and classical guitarist. ... Yugoslavia (Jugoslavija in all South Slavic languages, Југославија in Serbian and Macedonian Cyrillic) is a term used for the three separate but successive political entities that existed during most of the 20th century on the Balkan Peninsula in Europe. ... Motto: none Anthem: Bože pravde (English: God of Justice) Capital Belgrade Largest city Belgrade Official language(s) Serbian1 Government Republic  - President Boris Tadić  - Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Formation and independence    - Formation of Serbia 814   - Formation of the Serbian Empire 1345   - Independence from the Ottoman Empire July 13, 1878... Liona Boyd. ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... Julian Bream (born July 15, 1933) is a British guitarist and lutenist. ... Leo Brouwer (born March 1, 1939) is a Cuban composer, guitarist and conductor. ... Il-Ryun Chung is a classical guitarist and composer. ... Máximo Diego Pujol is a classical guitarist. ... Carlo Domeniconi (born 1947) is an Italian guitarist and composer known as a concert artist in both the classical and jazz idioms. ... Biography Photos of the Concert at the 56th Dubrovnik Summer Festival on 17/07/2005 ... Roland Dyens (born 1955) is a French guitarist and composer, born in Tunisia. ... Gabriel Estarellas (born in Palma de Mallorca) is a Spanish guitarist. ... Eva Fampas Guitarist – Professor Eva Fampas, born in Athens, Greece in June 4th 1964 is regarded as one of the world’s most gifted guitarists, with performances noted for coupling deep musicality, passion and an exceptional virtuosity. ... Eliot Fisk Born 1958 in Philadelphia, PA Eliot Fisk (born 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a classical guitarist. ... Kostas Grigoréas (born in Athens in 1957) is a Greek classical guitarist and composer. ... Adam Holzman (b. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Tilman Hoppstock (born 1961) is a classical guitarist from Germany. ... Sharon Isbin (born August 7, 1956 in Minneapolis, MN) is a classical guitarist and the founder of the Guitar Department at the Juilliard School (1989). ... Maria Kämmerling (born 1946) is a German classical guitarist. ... 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Nikita Koshkin (1956–) is a classical guitarist and composer born in Moscow. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Classical guitarist Stephen Marchionda has emerged on the international concert scene in highly acclaimed performances throughout the world. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... Pablo Márquez is a classical guitarist. ... Jaime Mirtenbaum Zenamon is a classical guitarist and composer. ... Jorge Morel is a classical guitarist. ... Erling Møldrup (born 1943) is a Danish classical guitarist, best known for his advocacy of modern and 19th-century Danish guitar music. ... 1943 (MCMXLIII) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1943 calendar). ... Gordon OBrien is a Canadian guitarist. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Christopher Parkening (born 14 December 1947) is an American classical guitarist. ... Marco Pereira is a Brazilian classical guitarist. ... Alvaro Pierri is a classical guitarist. ... Alberto Ponce Alberto Ponce is a French classical guitarist and renowned teacher of Spanish origin born in 1935 in Madrid, Spain. ... Stanko Prek (1915) is a classical guitarist from Slovenia. ... Å tÄ›pán Rak (born 1945) is a Czech classical guitarist and composer. ... David Russell (born in 1953 in Glasgow) is a classical guitarist. ... Motto: (Latin for No one provokes me with impunity)1 Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official language(s) English, Gaelic, Scots2 Government Constitutional monarchy (as part of the UK)  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister of the UK Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Jack McConnell MSP... Angel Romero (born 1946 in Málaga) is a classical guitarist and former member of the guitar quartet the Romeros. ... Pepe Romero (from [1]) Pepe Romero (born March 8, 1944 in Malaga, Spain) is a world-renowned classical and flamenco guitarist. ... Stephan Schmidt is a classical guitarist. ... John David Schneider (1987-present) Disclaimer: John David Schneider, known to many as simply John, is indeed the object of an expansive array of societal and cultural labels. ... Göran Söllscher with his famous 11-stringed classical guitar. ... David Starobin (born September 27, 1951 in New York City) is an American classical guitarist. ... Pavel Steidl (born June 14, 1961) is a classical guitarist who was born in Rakovnik, Czechoslovakia (now in the Czech Republic), but has lived in the Netherlands for many years. ... Motto: Je Maintiendrai (Dutch: Ik zal handhaven, English: I Shall Uphold) Anthem: Wilhelmus van Nassouwe Capital Amsterdam1 Largest city Amsterdam Official language(s) Dutch2 Government Parliamentary democracy Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Beatrix  - Prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende Independence Eighty Years War   - Declared July 26, 1581   - Recognised January 30, 1648 (by Spain... David Tanenbaum (born 1956) is an American classical guitarist. ... John Christopher Williams (born 24 April 1941) is one of the worlds best-known classical guitarists. ... Kazuhito Yamashita is a Japanese classical guitarist. ... Andrew York Andrew York is an American classical guitarist and composer. ... Laura Young is a classical guitarist. ... Victor Zinchuk (born in Moscow, Russia in 1958) is a Russian guitarist. ...

Promising talents

John Couch is an New Zealand classical guitarist and currently based in Canberra, Australia He was born in 1976 in Hamilton, New Zealand John is on the teaching staff at the Australian National University School of Music and holds a Masters of Music in Performance 2000 from the same institution. ... Marcin Dylla is a classical guitarist. ... Slava Grigoryan is an Australian classical guitarist and recording artist. ... Dimitri Illarionov (b. ... Ekachai Jearakul is a classical guitarist from Thailand. ... Goran Krivokapić is a classical guitarist born in 1979 in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, now Serbia. ... Motto: None Anthem: Oj, svijetla majska zoro Capital Podgorica Largest city Podgorica Official language(s) Serbian of the Ijekavian dialect1 Government Republic  - President Filip Vujanović  - Prime Minister Milo Đukanović Independence From Serbia and Montenegro   - Declared June 3, 2006   - Recognised June 8, 2006  Area    - Total 14,026 km² (159th)   5,414... Su Meng is a Chinese classical guitarist born in Qingdao, in the Shangdong Province of China, in 1988. ... Filomena Moretti (born Sassari, 1973) is an Italian classical guitarist. ... Ana Vidović is one of the youngest virtuoso guitarists in the world. ... Yang Xuefei Yang Xuefei is an award-winning Chinese classical guitarist born in Beijing, China in 1977. ...

Guitar quartet

The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (LAGQ) consisting of John Dearman, William Kanengiser, Scott Tennant and Andrew York. ... The Romeros promotional photograph for performance at Columbus Symphony Orchestra The Romeros are one of the best known guitar quartets in the world. ...

Guitar trios

Trio de Cologne are a classical guitar trio: either with Zoran Dukić (Croatia), Laura Young (Canada) and Pablo Márquez (Argentina) or with Zoran Dukić (Croatia), Laura Young (Canada) and Ceca Madzarevic. ... Paul Richards of Salt Lake City, Utah, Bert Lams of Brussels, Belgium, and Hideyo Moriya of Tokyo first met in England at one of Robert Fripps Guitar Craft Courses in 1987. ...

Guitar duos

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