Solos
Listen to York Guitar Quartet performing on their album Landscape With Trees.
Composer
Title
Code
Albeniz, I.
Asturias Leyenda
Grade 8
S0010
Sevilla
Grade 8
S0020
Torre Bermeja
Grade 8
S0030
Albeniz, M.
Sonata in D major (originally for harpsichord)
Grade 7
S0042
Anon.
Farewell to Tarwathie
A Scottish whaling song based on a poem by George Scroggie.
Grade 1.
S0005
Listen
Romance - the famous one!
Grade 4
S0004
Bach, J.S.
Chaconne - from Partita No.2 in D minor BWV1004 for solo violin.
Grade 8
S0060
 
Chopin, F.
Prelude No. 7- Opus 28 (from the piano solo)
Grade 4
S0051
Dowland, J.
A Fancy - (Attributed to Dowland)
Grade 8
S0100
My Lady Hunsdon’s Puffe - an Almaine
Grade 6
S0106
The Most Sacred Queen Elizabeth, Her Galliard
Many versions of this piece for guitar use the standard guitar scordatura. This version uses the lute scordatura (transposed) with the 3rd string in F sharp, thus giving a sonority more like the original. Perhaps harder to read but I think worth it.
Grade 7
S0101
My Image
The Shoemaker's Wife
Grade 6
S0102
Melancholy Galliard
Grade 6
S0103
What if a Day or a Month or a Year
Grade 3
S0120
 
Forrest, A.
Stringwizard
Berceuse, Tanz, Lament, The Flight of the Bouncing Bee, Falcon Soaring, Cider Dance, Vals, Night Train - played by me so imagine how nice these could sound!
Grades: Initial - 2
S0001
My Image
Frescobaldi, G.
Aria con Variazioni - La Frescobalda
Grade 6
S0049
Gallot, J.
L'Amant Malheureux (with variations by Sylvius Leopold Weiss)
Grade 5
S0400
Granados, E.
La Campana de la Tarde (from Bocetos)
Grade 6
S0105
Despertar del Cazador (from Bocetos)
Grade 7
S0104
Henry VIII
If Love Now Reigned
Grade 5
S0110
My Image
 
Sanz, G.
Canarios - (originally for baroque guitar)
Grade 7
S0098
Scarlatti, D.
Sonata L.483 - (originally for harpsichord)
Grade 8
S0040
Sonata K.32 - (originally for harpsichord)
Grade 6
S0041
My Image
 
Weiss, S. L.
Please see pieces by Weiss on the Solos drop-down menu.