The History of the GuitarMusic Faculty Research
AbstractConceived as instructional material for the guitar students at Marshall University (or anyone interested in the subject), it presents the historical process of the guitar in a clear and attainable fashion. Several topics related to the guitar will be discussed in detail throughout the book: the postulates associated with its origins, its evolution through the centuries, its repertoire, composers, performers, techniques, etc., culminating with the achievement of the privileged status of a respected concert instrument which it currently possesses.
Citation InformationAlves, Júlio Ribeiro. The History of the Guitar: Its Origins and Evolution. Huntington, 2015.