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1. Gigue: from Lute Suite in A minor, BWV 997

J. S. Bach

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  • Lute Suites for Guitar (Ariel )
    $12.85
  • Solo Lute Works for Guitar (Neil Kjos Music)
    $20.52

2. Loure: from Lute Suite in E, BWV 1006a

J. S. Bach

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  • Lute Suites for Guitar (Ariel )
    $12.85
  • Solo Lute Works for Guitar (Neil Kjos Music)
    $20.52

3. Prelude: from Cello Suite No. 2, BWV 1008

J. S. Bach

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  • Cello Suites 1-4 (Guitar) (Cadenza)
    $23.14

4. Courante: from Cello Suite No. 4, BWV 1010

J. S. Bach

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  • Cello Suites 1-4 (Guitar) (Cadenza)
    $23.14

5. The Frog Galliard

Dowland

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  • Solo Works fo Guitar (Universal Edition)
    $19.28

6. Ricercare or Fantasia

da Milano

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  • Ricercari and Fantasies (Guitar) (Universal Edition)
    $14.14

7. Canción del Emperador

Narváez

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  • Hispanae Citharae Ars Viva (Guitar) (Schott)
    $16.71

8. Sonata in E minor, Kp. 292 or Sonata in A, Kp. 322

D. Scarlatti

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  • Scarlatti for Guitar (ABRSM)
    $11.51

9. Courante in D minor or Giga in D

S. L. Weiss

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  • Weiss for Guitar (ABRSM)
    $11.51

List BAvailable In

1. Étude in E minor (Scherzando)

Coste

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  • 25 Studies op. 38 - guitar (Schott)
    $19.28

2. Menuett and Trio: 3rd movt from Sonata No. 2 in A

Diabelli

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  • 3 Sonatas - guitar (Schott)
    $16.71

3. Scherzo con moto (and Trio) or Finale (Allegro): 3rd or 4th movt from Sonatina in D, Op. 71 No. 3

Giuliani

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  • Sonatina for guitar Op. 71 No. 3 (Tecla )
    $8.36

4. Polacca in D

Mertz

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  • Guitarist's Hour (an Hour With The Guitar) 3: A Guitar Anthology (Schott)
    $15.43

5. Rondo in D (Op. 48 No. 6)

Sor

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  • Guitarist's Hour (an Hour With The Guitar) 3: A Guitar Anthology (Schott)
    $15.43

6. Romanze: 2nd movt from Grand Sonata

Paganini

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  • Grand Sonata (Guitar) (Universal Edition)
    $15.43

7. Das Fischermädchen

Schubert, arr. Mertz

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  • Guitar Works vol. 7 (Six Schubert Songs) (Chanterelle)
    $16.08

8. Study in E minor, Op. 6 No.11 or in A, Op. 6 No.12

Sor

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  • Complete Studies, Lessons and Exercises (Guitar) (Tecla )
    $32.81
  • The Complete Studies for Guitar (Chanterelle)
    $27.00

9. Gran Vals in A

Tárrega

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  • Works for Guitar, Vol. 3 (Original Compositions) (Berben )
    $24.43

List CAvailable In

1. Hornets' Nest: No. 9 from Ode to the Guitar

Stephen Dodgson

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  • Ode to the Guitar (Guitar) (Ricordi)
    $18.65

2. Prelude: 1st movt from English Suite, Op. 31

J. Duarte

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  • English Suite for Guitar, Op.31 (Novello)
    $11.51

3. Madroños

Moreno Torroba

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  • Guitar Music of Spain vol.3 (Genral) (Wise )
    $19.23
  • Music for Guitar (Unión Musical Ediciones S.L.)
    $16.66

4. Valse

Ponce

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  • Valse for guitar (Schott)
    $11.57

5. Sonata No. 4, 'La Breve': any one movement

Smith Brindle

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  • Sonata No. 4 "la Breve" Guitar (Schott)
    $10.28

6. Preludio or Scherzino: 1st or 3rd movt from Cavatina

Tansman

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  • Cavatina for guitar (Schott)
    $12.85

7. Garrotín or Soleares: No. 1 or No. 2 from Hommage à Tárrega

Turina

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  • Hommage à Tárrega (Schott)
    $12.85

8. Étude No. 8: from 12 Études

Villa-Lobos

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  • Collected Works for Solo Guitar (Eschig)
    $46.96

9. Mazurka–Chôro: 1st movt from Suite populaire brésilienne

Villa-Lobos

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  • Collected Works for Solo Guitar (Eschig)
    $46.96
  • Suite populaire brésilienne, No. 1: Mazurka-Choro - guitar (Eschig)
    $7.65

Also RecommendedAvailable In

1. Scales & Arpeggios

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  • Guitar Scales and Arpeggios, Grades 6–8 (ABRSM)
    $7.65

2. Sight Reading Tests

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  • Guitar Specimen Sight-Reading Tests, Grades 1–8 (ABRSM)
    $8.68

3. Preparation for the Aural Tests

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  • Aural Training in Practice, ABRSM Grades 6–8, with 3 CDs (ABRSM)
    $25.73
  • Specimen Aural Tests, Grade 8 (ABRSM)
    $8.94
  • Specimen Aural Tests, Grade 8 with 2 CDs (ABRSM)
    $20.58