Classical audio recordings

These recordings are designed to support grade students of classical guitar using the RGT LCM curriculum.  Some pieces are also used in the ABRSM curriculum.

All pieces performed by Pete Downes

Grade 1

Gigue Johann Anton Logy (1650-1721)
Greensleeves Anonymous (16th Century)
Poco Allegretto Op. 246 Ferdinando Carulli (1770-1841)
Andante Op.31 No.1 Fernando Sor (1778-1839)
Allegretto Op.39 No.4 Anton Diabelli (1781-1858)
Ecossaise Op.33 No.10 Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829)

Grade 2

Canario Carlo Calvi (1612-1669)
Waltz Op.121 No.1 Ferdinando Carulli (1770-1841)
Andante Op.35 No.1 Fernando Sor (1778-1839)
Allegro Op.50 No.13 Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829)

Grade 3

Wilson’s Wilde Anonymous (16th Century)
Aria (slower version. I prefer this.) Johann Anton Logy (1650-1721)
Aria (recommended tempo) Johann Anton Logy (1650-1721)
Ejercicio (Vals) José Ferrer (1835-1916)
Mistris Winter’s Jump John Dowland (1563-1626)
Andante Op.60 No.14 Fernando Sor (1778-1839)

Grade 4

Allegro, Op 60. No 7
(Etude in A minor)
Matteo Carcassi (1792-1853)

Grade 5

Andantino Op.60 No.3
(Study in A Major)
Matteo Carcassi (1792-1853)
Lagrima Francisco Tarrega (1852-1909)
Romance Anon (Trad. 19th C)

Grade 6

Bouree BWV996
From Music for Guitar: Bach
JS Bach (1685-1750)

Grade 7

Allemande BWV996
From Music for Guitar: Bach
JS Bach (1685-1750)

Grade 8

Capricho Árabe Francisco Tarrega (1852-1909)
Prelude BWV998
From Music for Guitar: Bach
JS Bach (1685-1750)