Time Pieces for Guitar is a two-volume anthology of well-crafted and idiomatic arrangements of music from the 13th century to the present day. The pieces are presented chronologically within each volume and include the year in which they were written, so you get a sense of the different styles of music through time. These volumes feature contrasting styles, from Machaut to Bernstein and from Purcell to Granados. Also includes duos for pupil and teacher.
Sumer is icumen in [Anon.] ; Saltarello [Anon.] ; Two Branles [Morlaye] ; Two Pieces [John Dowland] ; Never weather-beaten sail [Thomas Campion] ; Italian Rant from Musicks Hand-Maide [Anon.] ; Rondeau (from The Fairy Queen) [H. Purcell] ; Three Pieces [George Frideric Handel] ; Musette from English Suite No. 3 [J. S. Bach] ; Largo from 'Winter', The Four Seasons [Vivaldi] ; Menuet [Rameau] ; Allegro, K. 3 [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart] ; Menuet, Hob. IX/3 No. 2 [Joseph Haydn] ; The Ploughboy from The Farmer [Shield] ; Moderato from Sonatina in G [Ludwig van Beethoven] ; Allegretto, Op. 50 No. 15 [Giuliani] ; Pastorale, Op. 21 No. 16 [Carcassi] ; Three Pieces from Schule fur die Guitare [Mertz] ; Funeral March of a Marionette [Charles Gounod] ; March of the Wooden Soldiers [Tchaikovsky] ; Vals poetico No. 1 [Enrique Granados] ; Prelude 'Lagrima' [Tarrega] ; Two Lessons [Ferrer] ; Bye Bye Blackbird [Ray Henderson / Mort Dixon] ; No walk today! [Khachaturian] ; Hop-Scotch from Duets for Children [Walton] ; My Favorite Things [Richard Rodgers / Hammerstein