Even though there are plenty of great classical guitar songs, some of them stand out from the crowd. A few that captivate audiences and inspire standing ovations. Even though that it was originally composed for piano, the guitar arrangement is a lot more popular than the piano version. Villa Lobos is among the most crucial composers for classical guitar. Made famous by the movie The Deer Hunter, the Cavatina by Stanley Yates is heart wrenchingly beautiful. Each motion of the piece suggests a totally different mood. The first one is serene and ethereal, the second one is incredibly beautiful, and the 3rd one is intense and exhilerating.

Rs Segovia used to love playing the Mozart Variations. The piece begins with a playful sounding theme called O Cara Armonia. The theme then develops through different variations and climaxes with a large Finale. Capricho Arabe is a very intense and lively Spanish piece, with a subtle Middle East flavor. It’s probably the most beautiful melodies you’ll ever hear in you life. The Bourre in E Minore di Bach is one of those clich pieces that’s always connected with classical guitar. It’s a fun and full of energy dance from the Baroque period. Virtually every classical guitar player plays this Romance for guitar.

 

Top 50 Guitar Songs (Alphabetical Order)

About A Girl – Nirvana
Ain’T No Sunshine – Bill Withers
American Pie – Don Mclean
Angie – Rolling Stones
Banana Pancakes – Jack Johnson
Blackbird – Paul Mccartney
Both Sides Now – Joni Mitchell
Cannonball – Damien Rice
Country Roads – John Denver
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Daughters – John Mayer
Dust In The Wind – Kansas
Everlong – Foo Fighters
Fire And Rain – James Taylor
Free Fallin’ – Tom Petty
Give A Little Bit – Supertramp
Good Riddance – Greenday
Have You Ever Seen The Rain – Ccr
Heart Of Gold – Neil Young
Horse With No Name – America
Hotel California – Eagles
I Will Follow You Into The Dark – Death Cab For Cutie
Iris – Goo Goo Dolls
Jack And Diane – John Mellencamp
Jolene – Dolly Parton
Layla – Eric Clapton
Maggie May – Rod Stewart
More Than Words – Extreme
Patience – Guns N’ Roses
Pride And Joy – Stevie Ray Vaughan
Redemption Song – Bob Marley
She Talks To Angels – Black Crowes
Sound Of Silence – Paul Simon
Sweet Home Chicago – Robert Johnson
Teach Your Children – Crosby, Still, Nash & Young
Tears In Heaven – Eric Clapton
The A Team – Ed Sheeran
The Needle And The Damage Done – Neil Young
The River – Bruce Springsteen
The Scientist – Coldplay
The Times They Are A Changin – Bob Dylan
To Be With You – Mr. Big
Trouble – Ray La Montagne
Under The Bridge – Red Hot Chili Peppers
Wanted – Bon Jovi
When The Stars Go Blue – Ryan Adams
Wild Horses – The Stones
Wonderwall – Oasis
Working Class Hero – John Lennon
Yellow – Coldplay