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Fernando Sor, (baptized Joseph Fernando Macari Sors or José Fernando Macarurio Sors February 14, 1778 – July 10, 1839) was a Spanish guitarist and composer, born in Barcelona. In Spain he is sometimes known as the "Beethoven of the Guitar."

Born to a fairly well-off family, Sor was descended from a long line of career soldiers, and intended to continue that legacy, but was distracted from this when his father…

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  • http://www.last.fm/group/Chitarra+classica+-+Classical+guitar
  • “Beethoven of the Guitar.” Eso me gusta :)
  • Fernando Sor appears in group [group]haegeum v2[/group] (for a time frame of 2 months) as artist played "Unique to this Group". [url=http://www.last.fm/group/haegeum+v2/forum/208390/_/751875]link[/url]
  • Found two Naxos recordings of his work at Goodwill. I'd never heard of him before. Wow.
  • And my too =)
  • http://www.last.fm/group/Classical+Radio
  • ... how I adore him : )
  • so fun to play
  • I just got through Introductions and Variations [...] today. Epically good.

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