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Graded Repertoire for Guitar
(book 1)

Stanley Yates Series, Mel Bay Publications Inc., 2001, 92 pages.
http://melbay.com/product.asp?ProductID=99630

"an important new addition to the literature
...heartily recommended"

Guitart International Magazine

Music by Aguado, Carcassi, Carulli, Domeniconi, Giuliani, 
Hudson, Koshkin, Manjon, Mertz, Morlaye, Nava, Rameau, 
Rak, Ribayez, Shand, Tesar, Winner, Yates, York and Zenamon

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Features of this Edition:

  • compiled with the aim of providing classical guitar students the most musically attractive, stylistically comprehensive, and inspring music available, while at the same time realistically meeting the pedagogical needs of teachers

  • 75 of the most representative and attractive pieces of the student repertoire, including both well-known pieces and works not to be found in similar collections

  • introductory text and practice tips

  • arranged in three progressive levels

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Contents (by style period)

 

CONTEMPORARY
Domeniconi - 2 Klangbilder (nos. 20 & 24)
Hudson - Rainy Scene
Koshkin - Clair de Lune
Rak - An Old Story
Country Dance
Tesar - Ragtime
Winner - Farewell Summer
Yates - 2 Japanese Pieces
Etude mécanique No. 1
Etude mécanique No. 3
Folksong
Mode Bulgaro
2 Preludes
Short Blues
3 Baroque Dances

York - Chant
Zenamon - Soñando

TRADITIONAL
Amazing Grace
Greensleeves
Malagueña
Oh Come All Ye Faithful,
The Banks of Newfoundland
The Coventry Carol
We Three Kings

RENAISSANCE / BAROQUE
Anon - 2 Renaissance dances
Carolan - Kean O'Hara
Morlaye - 3 Dances from Renaissance France  
Rameau - Le Tambourine
Ribayez  - 2 Dances from Baroque Spain

CLASSIC / ROMANTIC
Aguado - Arpeggio Study in a-mi
Carcassi - 3 Arpeggio Studies (op. 59)
Minuet and Trio (op. 21 no. 12)  
Prelude in a-mi (op. 59)
Study in C (op. 59)

Carulli - Andante in a-mi (op. 27)
Andante in G (op. 241 no. 5)
Andantino in a-mi (op. 241 no. 19)
Contredance in C (op. 121 no. 10)
Study in a-mi (op. 27)
3 Preludes (op. 114)
Waltz in C (op. 241 no. 1)
Waltz in G (op. 241 no. 4)
Waltz in D (op. 121 no. 3)
Waltz in G (op. 121 no. 2)

Giuliani - Allegro in a-mi (op. 50 no. 13)
Andantino in C (op. 50 no. 1)

Manjon - Study No. 9 in a-mi
Study No. 12 in e-mi
Study No. 22 in D

Mertz
- Adagio in e-mi
Nava - Andante in A
Shand - Study in A (op. 100)
Study in C (op. 100)
Study in E (op. 100)

Sor - Andantino in D (op. 44 no. 9)
Study in a-mi (op. 60 no. 5)
Andante in C (op. 35 no. 1)
Study in C (op. 60 no. 6)
Study in C (op. 60 no. 13)

Sor/Coste - Study No. 5 in C  
Study No. 14 in C
Study No. 16 in G