Sor's Method for the Spanish Guitar

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Dover, Sep 19, 2007 - Music - 90 pages
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Known as "the Beethoven of the guitar," the 19th-century composer Ferdinand Sor is acclaimed for his many etudes, fantasies, and minuets, which systematize the instrument's technical and expressive resources. Suitable for players at every level, this manual concisely illustrates every aspect of interpretation with text, diagrams, and music.

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User Review  - hollynflorida -

If you like music history this was ok. It was telling Sors method for spanish guitar. I was hoping to get some music sheets and other hints. But it was more his philosophy. Read full review

Sors Method for the Spanish Guitar

User Review  - format35 -

The English translation of the original text that was written in Spanish is too literal.Sors approach to using the three fingers plus the thumb in the right hand is outdated .A better book is probably the Aguado method. Read full review


On supporting the neck of the guitar figure 14
Knowledge of the fingerboard open strings frets c plates II to V
Of sixths major and minor plates X and XIII
Ditto for the right hand plate XXI
Analysis of the Accompaniment to part of Haydns Creation plate XXVIII

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