Solo Guitar: Villa Lobos: Prelude No.3

Third in a series of five preludes. The piece contains strong musical gestures and is open to a wide range of interpretation. This piece is among the most intimate and widely loved of the concert guitar repertoire. You will notice a homage to Bach with the upper pedal points in the second section.

Solo Guitar: Albeniz: Leyenda / Asturias

An exciting piece which uses typical Flamenco guitar flourishes to depict scenes from the Moorish invasions of Spain in the Middle Ages, including a horse chase and sword fighting.

Solo Guitar: Albeniz: Granada

A languid sound-painting of the famous Spanish City by composer Isaac Albeniz. Transcribed for the guitar by Peter Inglis.

Solo Guitar: Villa Lobos: Choros No.1

The Choro is a traditional Brazilian dance with a catchy beat, this piece is a staple of the classical guitar repertoire. Villa-Lobos was actually quite a good guitarist himself, there exist recordings of him playing this piece.