This bibliography comprises books and periodical literature written on the history of the classic guitar and vihuela, their composers, performers, music, technique, and the historical development of their design and construction. In addition to writings devoted specifically to the guitar, the bibliography includes general music histories, national music histories and music histories of specific periods in which significant consideration is given to the guitar. Included are indices of periodicals, and of music before 1800. Historical coverage extends from the sixteenth century to the present day.
Meredith A. McCutcheon