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Two Pieces by Charlie Mingus

For solo guitar. These scores are heavily fingered, meticulously engraved, and closely reflect the original recordings; horn, bass and piano lines/parts were transcribed directly from the original Ah Um album and interwoven into unique guitar textures.

Goodbye Pork Pie Hat    $12    (PDF, 5 pages)    Listen on YouTube

Fables of Faubus    $15    (PDF, 7 pages)    Listen on YouTube


Echoland is a lengthy solo piece for classical guitar that explores the blues by the refraction of cliches through a prism of modern compositional techniques. The result is something like a “Cubist” blues; typical patterns are analyzed, broken up and reassembled in an abstracted form.

Echoland    $15    (PDF, 6 pages)    Listen on YouTube

10 Textures

Studies in Reading, Technique, and Harmony. Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ

Scales & Modes for Guitar

A three-note-per-string approach to major, harmonic minor, and melodic minor scales across the full range of the guitar, and in every key. Suggestions for practice schedule and a comprehensive list of right-hand patterns included. Beautifully notated in a clever format that aids in memorization and leaves room for improvisation.

Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ

Green Sound

For solo classical guitar


12 Duos, K.487/496a by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Transcribed for two guitars, these horn pieces are excellent reading material for teacher/student duos. Advanced players can combine the parts to create effective solo arrangements.

12 Duos K. 487/496a   $20    (PDF, 15 pages)

44 Duos for Two Violins (Sz. 98, BB 104) by Béla Bartók

Transcribed for guitar duo by Dan Cosley.


For classical guitar duo. Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ


Two Pieces by Duke Ellington

For classical guitar trio. Incorporating textural & harmonic devices from numerous recorded versions throughout Duke’s career, these arrangements vacillate between a traditional jazz vibe & austere contrapuntal episodes that conjure Bartók.

Satin Doll    $12    (PDF, 6 page score & parts.)    Listen on YouTube

In A Sentimental Mood    $15    (PDF, 5 page score & parts)    Listen on YouTube

Trio in C Major Op. 87 by Ludwig van Beethoven

Transcription for classical guitar trio. Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ


Easy Pieces for Guitar Ensemble: World Famous Songs

Arrangements commissioned by the Japan Guitar Ensemble Association. Publisher: Gendai Guitar

Waltz Triptych

For guitar quartet or guitar ensemble. Commissioned by the Guitar Ensemble Association of Japan. Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ

Water Strider

For guitar quartet or guitar ensemble. Commissioned by the Tokyo Guitar Ensemble. Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ


Pur ti miro from L’incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi

Transcription for high & low voice with an original guitar continuo. Publisher: Les Productions d’OZ


Deep River

For two 13-string kotos and 17-string bass koto. Commissioned by Oregon Koto Kai. Listen on YouTube


Sea of Trees

For two alto saxophones, clarinet, organ, piano, violin, viola, two electric guitars, trombone, and electric bass. (2016)

Pavane Op. 50 by Gabriel Faure

Transcription for two alto saxophones, clarinet, organ, piano, violin, viola, two electric guitars, trombone, and electric bass.

Dark Match

For oboe, clarinet and bassoon.

Concerto for Guitar

For classical guitar & string orchestra. Listen on YouTube

Permanent Midnight II

For classical guitar and flute.


Permanent Midnight

For solo piano.