Dionisio Aguado: New Guitar Method

translated into English by Louise Bigwood, introduction by Brian Jeffery

Aguado New Guitar Method - from Tecla Editions

Dionisio Aguado's New Guitar Method is the standard English translation from the original Spanish of Aguado’s celebrated method for guitar, which for more than a century was the most famous of all the methods for the instrument.  It includes a detailed bibliographical study by Brian Jeffery of the many different editions of Aguado’s method.  200 pages. 12 x 9 inches. 

Paperbound TECLA 0011
Price 26.00 euros / or 18.40 UK pounds / or 33.00 US dollars
ISBN 978-0-906953-11-2


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"I think the book is terrific!" (a customer, May 2011)

"The New Guitar Method will most likely find an important place in every guitarist's library" (Guitar Player).

"I'm very impressed.  What a wonderful, high quality product" (Hans A. Keller, 2011, on receiving the clothbound version of this book).  "What a beautiful book!!! Properly bound, with pages falling flat, good quality paper etc.; all in all a great product" (a customer in New Zealand, June 2013, again on receiving the clothbound version of this book).

See page 1 of this book (pdf, 119k)   The complete introduction (contains much on the history of this book).

The Aguado page (with a picture of Aguado).

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