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Recuerdos de Viaje for solo Guitar: VI. Rumores de la Caleta
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Suite Española, Op. 47: V. Asturias (Leyenda)
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Lute Suite in E Minor, BWV 996, Lute Suite in E Minor, BWV 996: II. Allemande (Arr. for Guitar)
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6 Piezas Características, 6 Piezas Características: No. 5, Los Mayos
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12 Estudos for Guitar, W235, 12 Estudos for Guitar, W235: No. 7, Tres animé

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Alirio Diaz was one of the true masters of the Spanish guitar. A student of Raul Borges, the originator of Venezuela's Spanish guitar tradition, in the late-1940s, Diaz garnered international acclaim for his instrumental wizardry. The eighth of eleven brothers, born in the small Venezuelan town of Caserio La Candelara, near Carora, Diaz experimented with several instruments before settling on the guitar as a teen. Initially studying with Borges, at Conservatory Carora, represe... Read more

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