Napoléon Coste

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Largely a forgotten figure today, Napoléon Coste was one of the few composers to maintain interest in the guitar during its period of general neglect from the 1830s to the end of the nineteenth century.…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Le Montegnard (Divertissment Pastoral), for oboe & guitar, Op. 34 Chamber Music
Rêverie for guitar, Op 53/1 Chamber Music
Les Soirées d'Auteuil, for guitar (Souvenirs No. 7), Op. 23 Chamber Music
Récréation du Guitariste, for guitar, Op. 51 Chamber Music
Études de genre (25), Op 38 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Grande sérénade, for guitar, Op 30 Chamber Music
Consolazione, romance sans paroles for oboe & piano, Op. 25 Chamber Music
Les Regrets for oboe & guitar, Op 36 Chamber Music
Caprice for guitar on the Spanish air "La cachucha," Op 13 Chamber Music
Etude for guitar in A major, Op.38/14 Chamber Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Fantaisie on two themes from Bellini's Norma, for guitar, Op. 16 Chamber Music
La Vallee d'Ornans, for guitar (Sourvenirs No. 1), Op 17 Chamber Music
Rondeau de Concert, Op 12 18?? Orchestral
Andante et Polonaise, for guitar ("Souvenir de Jura"), Op. 44 Chamber Music
Etude for guitar in D major, Op.38/20 Chamber Music
Grand Duo for 2 guitars Chamber Music
Les Cloches, for guitar (Souvenirs No. 5), Op. 21 Chamber Music
Scherzo et Pastorale, for 2 guitars, Op. 10 Chamber Music
Etude for guitar in A minor, Op.38/1 Chamber Music
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