El noi de la Mare Online Classical Guitar Lesson


'El noi de la Mare' translates from Catalan to 'Mother's Boy' in English. Composed by the brilliant virtuoso Miguel Llobet 'El noi de la Mare' is a popular favourite amongst classical guitar players the world over. 

The piece itself is in the key of D major and it isn't overly difficult but it does contain a couple of interesting fingerings here and there. It is written in Binary form (A B) without any modulations or key changes. 

Performance Points

  • keep the melody separated
  • use a light rest stroke in the right-hand
  • ensure your fingers remain close to the strings
  • use preparation wherever possible in the left-hand