Adagio Cantabile in A for 4 guitars

L. von Beethoven
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In this arranger's opinion, this work from Beethoven's Pathetique Sonata is one of the most peaceful and beautiful pieces in the world. Originally in F minor (Ab maj.), it has been transcribed to F#minor (A maj.) to better fit the guitar. Were it not for the note range in the guitar 1 part the piece could be regarded as of moderate difficulty. However the first guitar must at times read all the way to the 17th fret. If there is interest, I can publish individual parts. Send me an email at NOTE: In my original submission of this work all four parts were programmed to be played back as guitars. For some reason, the first part played back instead as a violin. As of 9/22 the work has been resubmitted, hopefully with all parts playing back as guitars.

Score ID
L. von Beethoven
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
4 minutes
Quartet of Acoustic Guitars [notation]
Classical music

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