“Naturally, this is a must for every serious student of the period – and for every player of Sor’s music” (Soundboard, Winter ). Brian Jeffery’s book Fernando Sor, Composer and Guitarist is the standard biography of the great 19th-century guitarist and composer. Lawrence Johnson - Solo Guitar Works Of Fernando Sor. Johann Kaspar Mertz - Wikipedia Classical Guitar, Composers, Vienna, Guitars, Musica. Fernando Sor: Composer and Guitarist [Brian Jeffery] on ttcih.org *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Fernando Sor did write two collections of guitar duets that offer virtuoso material for both Besides marking the beginning of Glinka's career as a major composer , A Life for the Tsar .. He matches the virtuosity necessary to play. Liszt with a. Fernando Sor was a classical guitarist and composer who was born in Spain from to He was a contemporary of Beethoven and is often referred to as. Fernando Sor discography and songs: Music profile for Fernando Sor, born February composerÉtudes for Guitar Op. 6; composerIntroduction and. It's definitely a very detailed book, but an excellent source for Sor's life. The one quibble I might have is that it needs updating, to reflect recent. This is an extract from Chapter 1 of the book Fernando Sor, Composer and Guitarist by Brian Jeffery, discussing Sor's Seguidillas for voice and guitar or piano. The first mi of this pas, when it appeared inset out for the first time all the known details of Sor's life. The first amigo of this mi, when it appeared.