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Guitar


Date & Opus Title Duration Publisher More…
1967
Opus 51
The Bream
for Guitar
4½ mins United Music Publishers Ltd info i
Notes: Carey Blyton’s first piece for guitar; written at the suggestion of, and dedicated to, Julian Bream (but apparently never performed by him); first performance by Brazilian guitarist Turibo Santos at the 1970 Concours International de Guitare, Paris, first UK performance also given by Turibo Santos in 1970, in the Purcell Room
1971
(No opus number)
A Ghost from the Past
for Guitar
2½ mins Manuscript info i
Notes: 
1972
Opus 60b
In Memoriam Scott Fitzgerald
arr. for Guitar
2½ mins Edizioni Bèrben info i
Notes: Written for and edited by Angelo Gilardino
Spring 1972
Opus 64a
In Memoriam Django Reinhardt
Theme and Two Variations for Guitar
7½ mins Edizioni Bèrben info i
Notes: Written for and edited by Angelo Gilardino; movements are: 1. Prelude; 2. Elegy; 3. Django Reinhardt’s Stomp
Spring 1972
Opus 65b
Saxe Blue
for Guitar
3 mins Edizioni Bèrben info i
Notes: Written for and edited by Angelo Gilardino
April 1974
Opus 68
Two Japanese Pieces
Water Garden and Koto Music for Guitar
3 mins Oxford University Press info i
Notes: Written for the OUP album, Easy Modern Guitar Music [Modern British Guitar Music?]; edited by Hector Quine; movements are: 1. Water Garden; 2. Koto Music; Koto Music is currently available in the OUP album, Enjoy Playing Guitar: Time for Two + CD; Koto Music was an Associated Board Grade 3, List C exam piece in 1980 and the piece was played by Stephen Richter on the AB demonstration tape issued to teachers and pupils
November 1975
Opus 75
Oceani Luni: The Oceans of the Moon
Theme and Eight Variations for Guitar
18 mins Edizioni Bèrben info i
Notes: Written for, and edited by, Angelo Gilardino; movements are: 1. The Sea of Fertility (Mare fœcunditas); 2. The Sea of Rains (Mare imbrium); 3. The Sea of Cold (Mare frigoris); 4. The Sea of Crises (Mare crisium); 5. Theme: “To the moon”; 6. The Sea of Clouds (Mare nubium); 7. The Sea of Tranquillity (Mare tranquillitatis); 8. The Lake of Dreams (Lacus somniorum); 9. The Ocean of Storms (Oceanus procellarum); the theme ‘To the moon’ is taken from Lachrymae, op. 23
November 1978
Opus 80
Yugen
Theme and Four Variations for Guitar
5 mins Out of print info i
Notes: Written for the OUP album, Modern Guitar Music Book 2; edited by Hector Quine; “Yugen” is a Japanese word meaning ‘the haunting sense of sadness and regret for days gone by’
Spring 1988
Opus 94b
For the Delight of Shiva
for Guitar
11 mins Edizioni Bèrben info i
Notes: Published in the composer’s facsimile, 1990; written for Timothy Walker