Classical Studies For Contemporary Guitar represents a body of violin etudes to development classical repertoire and pick style single string playing as well as fingerpicking technique.
For teachers, this volume offers duets in the form of inventions and cannons which aid in play along assignments. The Kreutzer etudes will help cement fingerings from the five basic groups. This is also a great aid to development of sight reading skills with in the five basic fingers.
For the practicing guitarist it offers a technical repertoire which works equally well in wedding type ceremonies, events which require classical background as well as a few pieces for concert settings.
Developed and tested over a period of time, these works are required pieces for the serious guitarist wanting to advance performance abilities. Violin studies were the only source of technical proficiency for pick style guitar until the mid 1960’s. Very practical, music written by masters of their time, Classical Studies For Contemporary Guitar will definitely ignite your chops.