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Johann Sebastian Bach: Ciaccona (for Guitar Solo)


This new transcription of the famous Ciaccona from the Second Violin Partita (BWV1004) is the result of many years of research by Italian guitarist Paolo Pegoraro in style and interpretation, both as a performer and teacher. In preparing this edition, Pegoraro has always kept Bach’s original text foremost, while making it suitable for a plucked instrument and recalling the emotional language and timbre of the Baroque lute.

Johann Sebastian Bach: Ciaccona (for Guitar Solo), edited
by Paolo Pegoraro, Edition Chanterelle im Allegra Musikverlag,

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