The Contemporary Guitar: An Anthology of New Music (eBook)
This collection of new music, written by composers who are or who have been performing guitarists themselves, presents intermediate to advanced concert works that 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 in ...more
Product Number:
99527EB
Format:
eBook
Skill Level:
Intermediate-Advanced
Pages:
104
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6097-4082-3
ISBN13:
978-16097-4082-5
Series:
Stanley Yates Guitar
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
5/30/2017
This collection of new music, written by composers who are or who have been performing guitarists themselves, presents intermediate to advanced concert works that 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 standard notation only.
Blues Suite (1. Walking, 2. Mystery, 3. Delta)       Roger Hudson
Caer Meini       Stephen Kenyon
Etude no. 5 from Twelve Etudes       Mark Delpriora
Hora       Derk van der Veen
Ostinatoccata       Atanas Ourkouzounov
Tambú (fantasy for guitar)       Mark Delpriora
The Slope       James Marron
Tolkien Gesture (characters and scenes from "The Lord of the Rings")       Alan Mearns
Uraca       James Piorkowski
Variations on a Finnish Folk Song       Bryan Johanson
Winter Scenes       James Marron
Winterzeit (after Robert Schumann)       Angelo Gilardino
 
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