Recuerdos de la Alhambra for guitar by Francisco Tarrega
Published by Union Musical Ediciones
Francisco Tarrega (1852-1909) was one of the great guitar virtuosos; known in his time as the ''Sarasate of the guitar'', his impeccable technique and imaginative compositions heralded advancements and interest in classical guitar in the 20th-century.
''Recuerdos de la Alhambra'' (Memories of the Alhambra) (1899) is perhaps Tarrega's best known composition, inspired by his visit to the ancient Muslim palace of the same name. Its stunning, groundbreaking tremolo technique and beautiful lyricism lend the piece its captivating, dream-like atmosphere. For advanced players.