List of composers for the classical guitar


List of composers for the classical guitar

:"The following is a list of composers who have composed original music for the classical guitar. This is a list in alphabetical order. For a list in chronological order see List of composers for the classical guitar (chronological) and for a list by nationality see List of composers for the classical guitar (nationality)."

=List in alphabetical order=

A

*Samuel Adler 1928-
*Dionisio Aguado 1784-1849
*Sef Albertz 1971-
*William Anderson 1962-
*Louis Andriessen 1939-
*Denis ApIvor 1916-2004
*Hans Erich Apostel 1901-1972
*Julián Arcas 1832-1882
*Richard Arnell 1917-
*Malcolm Arnold 1921-2006
*Girolamo Arrigo 1930-
*Vicente Asencio 1908-1979
*Sérgio Assad 1952-
*Hector Ayala 1914-1990

B

*Milton Babbitt 1916-
*Joanna Bailie 1973-
*Simon Bainbridge 1952-
*Agustín Barrios Mangoré 1885-1944
*Sally Beamish 1956-
*Robert Beaser 1954-
*David Bedford 1937-
*Richard Rodney Bennett 1936-
*Gunnar Berg 1909-1989
*Luciano Berio 1925-2003
*Lennox Berkeley 1903-1989
*Michael Berkeley 1948-
*Hector Berlioz 1803-1869
*Gilbert Biberian 1944-
*Juan Blanco 1919-
*William Bland 1947-
*Jan Nepomucen Bobrowicz 1805-1881
*Luigi Boccherini 1743-1805
*Dusan Bogdanovic 1955-
*Axel Borup-Jørgensen 1924-
*Benjamin Britten 1913-1976
*José Broca 1805-1882
*Alois Bröder 1961-
*Leo Brouwer 1939-
*Jarmil Burghauser 1921-1997
*Sylvano Bussotti 1931-

C

*Kevin Callahan 1958-
*Matteo Carcassi 1792-1853
*Cornelius Cardew 1936-1981
*Jorge Cardoso 1949-
*Abel Carlevaro 1918-2002
*Roberto Carnevale 1966-
*Elliott Carter 1908-
*Ferdinando Carulli 1770-1841
*Tristram Cary 1925-
*Philip Cashian 1963-
*Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco 1895-1968
*Flores Chaviano 1948-
*Gian Paolo Chiti 1948?-
*Joaquín Clerch 1965-
*Graziella Concas 1970-
*Sidney Corbett 1960-
*John Corigliano 1938-
*Napoléon Coste 1806-1883
*Terence Croucher 1944-
*George Crumb 1929-

D

*Mario Davidovsky 1934-
*Peter Maxwell Davies 1934-
*Jonathan Dawe 1965-
*David Del Tredici 1937-
*Anton Diabelli 1781-1858
*James Dillon 1950-
*Stephen Dodgson 1924-
*Carlo Domeniconi 1947-
*Andrew Downes 1950-
*Colin Downs 1951-
*John W. Duarte 1919-2004
*Roland Dyens 1955-

E

*Tom Eastwood 1922-1999
*Petr Eben 1929-
*René Eespere 1953-
*Richard Emsley 1951-

F

*Manuel de Falla 1876-1946
*Juan Falú 1948-
*Ferenc Farkas 1905-2000
*Dimitris Fampas 1921-1996
*Brian Ferneyhough 1943-
*Fernando Ferrandiere 1771-1816
*Michael Finnissy 1946-
*Graciane Finzi 1945-
*Graham Fitkin 1963-
*Tom Flaherty 1950-
*David Flynn 1977-
*Carlo Forlivesi 1971-
*Lukas Foss 1922-
*François de Fossa 1775-1849
*Yorgos Foudoulis 1964-
*Jean Françaix 1912-1997
*John Frandsen 1956-
*Peter Racine Fricker 1920-1990

G

*Henri Gagnebin 1886-1977
*Anton García Abril 1933-
*Gerald García 1949-
*Hans Gefors 1952-
*Roberto Gerhard 1896-1970
*Angelo Gilardino 1941-
*Alberto Ginastera 1916-1983
*Mauro Giuliani 1781-1829
*Jerry Goldsmith 1929-2004
*Olga Gorelli 1920-
*Stephen Goss 1964-
*Deirdre Gribbin 1967-
*Kostas Grigoreas 1957-
*Carlos Guastavino 1912-2000

H

*Alois Hába 1893-1973
*Cristóbal Halffter 1930-
*Bryn Harrison 1969-
*Jonathan Harvey 1939-
*Brian Head 1965-
*Walter Heinze 1943-2005
*Hans Werner Henze 1926-
*Anders Hillborg 1954-
*Paul Hindemith 1895-1963
*Evan Hirschelman 1976-
*Alun Hoddinott 1929-
*Vagn Holmboe 1909-1996
*Joseph Horovitz 1926-
*Alan Hovhaness 1911-2000
*Bertold Hummel 1925-2002
*Oliver Hunt 1934-2000

I

*Jacques Ibert 1890-1962

J

*Stephen Jaffe 1954-
*Bryan Johanson 1951-
*André Jolivet 1905-1974
*Antonio José 1902-1936
*Wilfred Josephs 1927-1997

K

*Andrei Krylov 1959-
*Juho Kangas 1976-
*Elena Kats-Chernin 1957-
*Aaron Jay Kernis 1960-
*Francis Kleynjans 1951-
*Anđelko Klobučar 1931-
*Barbara Kolb 1939-
*Nikita Koshkin 1956-
*Joseph-François Kremer 1951?-
*Ernst Krenek 1900-1991
*Ian Krouse 1956-
*Annette Kruisbrink 1958-
*György Kurtág 1926-
*Karl-Wieland Kurz 1961-

L

*Paul Lansky 1944-
*Antonio Lauro 1917-1986
*Mario Lavista 1943-
*Luigi Legnani 1790-1877
*Troy Lennerd 1970-
*John Anthony Lennon 1950-
*Peter Scott Lewis 1953-
*Antoine de l'Hoyer 1768-1852
*Lowell Liebermann 1961-
*Magnus Lindberg 1958-
*Jyrki Linjama 1962-
*Bent Lorentzen 1935-
*Arne Löthman 1954-
*Elisabeth Lutyens 1906-1983

M

*Bruce MacCombie 1943-
*Steven Mackey 1956-
*Bruno Maderna 1920-1973
*Gui Mallon 1953-
*Ester Mägi 1922-
*Gian Francesco Malipiero 1882-1973
*Ursula Mamlok 1928-
*Henry Mancini 1924-1994
*Joan Manén 1883-1971
*Antonio Jiménez Manjón 1866-1919
*Frank Martin 1890-1974
*Robert Martin 1952-
*Wenzel Thomas Matiegka 1773-1830
*Colin Matthews 1946-
*Nicholas Maw 1935-
*Edward McGuire 1948-
*Gordon McPherson 1965-
*Wilfrid Mellers 1914-2008
*Johann Kaspar Mertz 1806-1856
*Josep Maria Mestres-Quadreny 1929-
*John Metcalfe 1964-
*Darius Milhaud 1892-1974
*Behzad Mirkhani 1969-
*Luis Manuel Molina B. 1959
*Francesco Molino 1768-1847
*Federico Mompou 1893-1987
*Jorge Morel 1930-
*Federico Moreno Torroba 1891-1982
*Robert Morris 1943-
*Thea Musgrave 1927-
*Stanley Myers 1933-1993
*Robert Newell

N

*Alasdair Nicholson 1961-
*Tage Nielsen 1929-
*Per Nørgård 1932-
*Ib Nørholm 1931-
*Bayan Northcott 1940-

O

*Maurice Ohana 1914-1992
*Stephen Oliver 1950-1992
*Atanas Ourkouzounov (*1970)

P

*Åke Parmerud 1953-
*Apostolos Paraskevas 1964-
*Carlos Pedrell 1878-1941
*Nick Peros 1963 -
*Vincent Persichetti 1915-1987
*Ástor Piazzolla 1921-1992
*Hannu Pohjannoro 1963-
*Manuel Ponce 1886-1948
*Francis Poulenc 1899-1963
*Mel Powell 1923-1998
*André Previn 1929-
*Maximo Diego Pujol 1957-
*Veli-Matti Puumala 1965-

Q

R

*Štěpán Rak 1945-
*Alan Rawsthorne 1905-1971
*Giulio Regondi 1822-1872
*Igor Rekhin 1941-
*Roger Reynolds 1934-
*Lew Richmond 1947-
*Alan Ridout 1934-1996
*Rodrigo Riera 1923-1999
*Terry Riley 1935-
*Carlos Rafael Rivera 1970-
*George Rochberg 1918-2005
*Joaquín Rodrigo 1901-1999
*Teresa de Rogatis 1893-1979
*Ludovico Roncalli 1654-1713
*Albert Roussel 1869-1937
*Poul Rovsing-Olsen 1922-1982
*Ronald Roxbury 1946-1986
*Poul Ruders 1949-
*Antonio Ruiz-Pipò 1934-1998
*John Rutter 1945-
*Rodrigo Rodriguez

*Eduardo Sainz de la Maza 1903-1982
*Matilde Salvador 1918-
*Narciso Saul 1957-
*Robert Saxton 1953-
*Peter Schickele 1935-
*Arnold Schoenberg 1874-1951
*Gunther Schuller 1925-
*Kurt Schwertsik 1935-
*Cyril Scott 1879-1970
*Humphrey Searle 1915-1982
*Andrés Segovia 1893-1987
*Shchetynsky, Alexander 1960-
*Robert Sierra 1953-
*Fredrik Sixten 1962- Concerto and Sonata
*Howard Skempton 1947-
*Patrick Smith 1990-
*Reginald Smith Brindle 1917-2003
*Johan Söderqvist 1966-
*Fernando Sor 1778-1839
*Bent Sørensen 1958-
*Michael Starobin 1956-
*Ronald Stevenson 1928-
*Giles Swayne 1946-
*Lee Sollory 1959-

T

*Germaine Tailleferre 1892-1983
*Toru Takemitsu 1930-1996
*Joby Talbot 1971-
*Hilary Tann 1947-
*Alexandre Tansman 1897-1986
*Francisco Tárrega 1852-1909
*John Tavener 1944-
*Augusta Read Thomas
*Michael Tippett 1905-1998
*Isaac Tipping 1820-1930
*Colin Tommis 1960-
*Federico Moreno Torroba (1891-1982) (Spain)
*Joan Tower 1938-
*Joaquín Turina 1882-1949

U

V

*Lois V. Vierk 1951-
*Heitor Villa-Lobos 1887-1959
*Param Vir 1952-
*Kevin Volans 1949-

W

*Melinda Wagner 1957-
*Errollyn Wallen 1958-
*William Walton 1902-1983
*Anton Webern 1883-1945
*Flemming Weis 1898-1981
*Richard Wernick 1934-
*Richard White 1947-
*John R. Williamson 1929-
*Thomas Wilson 1927-2001
*Charles Wuorinen 1938-

X

Richard White 1947-

Y

*Andrew York 1958-

Z

*Marco Aurelio Zani de Ferranti 1800-1878
*Frank Zappa 1940-1993- Wrote a short 12-tone waltz at the age of 18. It was recorded by David Tanenbaum.

=Bibliography=

=External links=
* [http://www.musicated.com/CGCL/ Classical Guitar Composers List (CGCL) Homepage]


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