We wish all our users a happy Christmas and a happy new year. We also want to thank our users for the support during the past year. May this holiday season be filled with peace and contentment for all.
Advertisements from different companies are from now on being displayed. The revenue is in the form of commissions when visitors from The Guitar School, click and purchase something. The advertisements are from, MusicianFriend, ArkivMusic, SheetMusicPlus, MusicMatch, Music123, Amazon and Globat.
The following links have been added:
A new link has been added to worldguitarist.com. A site of Gunnar Eisel with daily news coverage for the world classical guitar community.
Golden Web Awards 2002-2003
The Guitar School has earned the 2002-2003 Golden Web Award from goldenwebawards.com. The Golden Web Awards is a free service of I.A.W.M.D and is presented to those sites whose web design, originality and content have achieved levels of excellence deserving recognition.
The Guitar School Newsletter
The Guitar School Newsletter will replace the old mailing list. The old mailing list has been deleted and will no longer be used to inform you. If you where a member of the old mailing list please re-subscribe.
We have a new web host
The Guitar School web site has now been moved to a new web host with more space and transfer capabilities. In the process the site went down for a few days, from 27th to 30th of November, due to some strange reason. We apologize for the inconvenience. The old mailing list is not available here. We plan to set up a new mailing list to keep you informed as soon as possible.
Napoleon Coste 25 Studies
We have added 25 Studies for guitar Op. 38 of Napoleon Coste. Revised and fingered by Eythor Thorlaksson. The studies are in the following volumes:
We have added  Suite Tropical of Eythor Thorlaksson. Onda Tropical - Aguas Claras - Vals Caribe. 10 pages, 318k.
47 GB traffic last month
Last month my host informed me a 47GB of traffic which is excessive. Normal traffic for any site is about 5GB. The extra traffic is costing us more money. You can help us keeping The Guitar School free and up and running by donating any amount through PayPal.
BTDesign BEST MUSIC SITE Awards
Considering the high quality of both design and content, The Guitar School has been selected as one of this month's BTDesign BEST MUSIC SITE Awards.
Award for music related web site excellence
The Guitar School web site has earned the "Monumental Golden Ducky Award For Music Related Web Site Excellence" and the "Screaming Silver Ducky Award For Music Related Web Site Excellence" from Ducks Deluxe.
Barrios guitar quartet
We have added  Augustin Barrios Mangore, Leyenda de Espaņa Arrangement for 4 guitars, Eythor Thorlaksson. 25 pages, 777k.
Error in Carulli's Sonata Op. 5
An error in Carulli's Sonata Op. 5 , (Rondo measure 29) has been corrected. Thanks to Mauro Henrique Pavanelli.
Lute suite no. 4
We have added  J. S. Bach, Lute suite no. 4. 24 pages, 814k.
Barrios guitar quartet
We have added  Augustin Barrios Mangore, Cueca (Danza Chilena). Arrangement for 4 guitars, Eythor Thorlaksson. 24 pages, 531k.
More Barrios and Bach
We have added two more pieces of Barrios and Bach.  Agustin Barrios Mangore, El ultimo tremolo (Una limosnita por el amor de Dios), 7 pages, 406k.  J. S. Bach, Lute suite no. 3, 21 pages, 717k.
La Catedral update
An error in the 16th measure of Andante religioso in the file  La Catedral has been corrected. Thanks to Tanimoto Yasunori from Japan.
Olav Torvund's Guitar page
A link has been added to Olav Torvund's Guitar pages. There you can find some thoughts about learning music from written material and some words about his own learning experiences.
La Catedral and Choro de Saudade
Two new pieces have been added to The Guitar School,  La Catedral and  Choro de Saudade of Agustine Barrios Mangore.
Quality Sheet Music Web Site Award 2002
The Guitar School has been awarded the 'Quality Sheet Music Web Site Award 2002' by the staff at 8notes.com.
J. S. Bach Suite no. 1
Another guitar solo has been added of J.S. Bach.  Suite no. 1 (original for lute). (12 pages, 476k)
Two new links have been added:
The site went down for a few days, from 9th to 13th of July, due to technical difficulties. We apologize for the inconvenience.
We welcome David Hahn to The Guitar School.  David Hahn - Four short pieces for classical guitar (236k, 7 pages) has been added to The Guitar School with permission from David Hahn.
New pieces of Fernando Sor
New music added by Fernando Sor.  Five Pieces for Guitar (463k, 12 pages) and  Gran Solo, Op. 14 (632k, 14 pages).
Classical Guitar MIDI
A new link has been added to midisource.net. The Worlds largest collection of Classical Guitar MIDI created by one man.
TablEdit Tablature Editor
A new link has been added to tabledit.com. TablEdit is a program for creating, editing, printing and listening to tablature, and sheet music (standard notation) for guitar and other fretted, stringed instruments.
A few dead links have been removed and links to sites that don't link back. If you want to exchange links send e-mail to sveinnn(a)eythorsson.com. We get about 25000 visitors every month and the number is increasing!
New version of Sor-Coste
The  Sor-Coste: 26 Studies has been replaced with a new version. Errors have been corrected.
We have made some organizational changes to the site. Now there is a section for the mailing list information and a new section with Frequently asked questions. All changes and new material will from now on be reported on this page. We hope you like this improvement.
New verision of Zambra Granadina
New version of  I. Albeniz: Zambra Granadina is now available. A few errors have been corrected.
J. S. Bach: Suite nr. 3 - Original for Cello
New piece has been added  J. S. Bach: Suite nr. 3 - Original for Cello. Revised and fingered by Eythor Thorlaksson. (708k - 15 pages)