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The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

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These classical guitarists can rock! This list of the most famous classical guitar players includes photos wherever possible. These are the most well known classical guitarists (guitar players whose main style is the classical guitar form) and includes both male and female players. The classical guitar (also called the Spanish guitar) is an old tradition that dates back to the 17th and 18th century in parts of Western Europe. These days, famous classical guitarists come from all over the globe, with many prominent guitar players hailing from South America, Mexico, Western Europe, America, Turkey, Japan, and Australia, to name a few. Since the classical guitar style is not tied to any nationality or custom, it is a tradition that is truly global. Some of the most notable classical guitarists in the world are Narciso Yepes and Andres Segovia.

Who are the most famous classical guitar players? Who are some famous classical artists who've made a name for themselves on the guitar? This list includes classical guitar greats from throughout history, including, of course, many of the most talented classical guitar players today. These prominent classical guitarists are some of the best musicians around, and of course the guitar is probably the single most flexible musical instrument there is.

If you're looking for some good music by some of the greatest musicians of all time, you'll find a few top options here!
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    Last Drinks in Derry, Mnemonics

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    Grandes Sonates^! Opp. 22 & 25 / Divertissement^! Op. 23 / Eight Small ...

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    Agustín Pío Barrios is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Agustín Pío Barrios

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    Les Triomphes d'Alexandre Lagoya, Memories of the Alhambra, Concerto for ...

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    The Art of the Spanish Guitar, Four centuries of the Spanish Guitar, Five ...

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    Álvaro Pierri is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Álvaro Pierri

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    Ana Vidovi? is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Ana Vidovi?

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    Andrei Osipovich Sychra

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    The Segovia Collection, Volume 5: The Legendary Andrés Segovia: ...

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    Denouement, Into Dark, Perfect Sky

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    Spanish Guitar Virtuoso, Granados - 12 Danzas Espanolas^! Op. 5^! arranged ...

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    Antoine de Lhoyer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Antoine de Lhoyer

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    Guitar music vol. 2 (Victor Villadangos)

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    Granados - 12 Danzas Espanolas^! Op. 5^! arranged for 2 Guitars

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    César Amaro is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    César Amaro

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    Guitar Passion - Caliente, Cuchi-Cuchi, Guitar Passion

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    A Tribute to Segovia, Virtuoso Duets With David Brandon, The Artistry Of ...

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    Symphony no. 60 / Guitar Concerto / Khrimian Hairig, The Complete Solo ...

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    Art of the Guitar, Renaissance Favorites for Guitar, Music of Federico ...

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    Mauro Giuliani, Fernando Sor - Les plus belles pages, New Music With ...

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    David Tanenbaum Acoustic Counterpoint

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    Duo46 Matt Gould is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Duo46 Matt Gould

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    Dušan Bogdanovi?

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    Johann Sebastian Bach - The Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin^! BWV ...

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    İstanbul'da Bir Amerikalı, The Istanbul Connection, Bir ...

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    Erling Møldrup is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Erling Møldrup

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    Complete Works for Piano & Fortepiano (feat. Palumbo and Saracino) ...

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    20 Studies for the Guitar, Grandes Sonates, Opp. 22 & 25 / ...

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    Francisco Burgos is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Francisco Burgos

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    Francisco Guerau

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    Prelude in D minor (Vladislav Domogatsky), Recuerdos de la Alhambra, for ...

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    Lachen met Liefde

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    Gentil Montaña is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Famous Classical Guitarists

    Gentil Montaña

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