Lute Suite BWV 1006a by Bach for Guitar

Lute Suite BWV 1006a by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Free PDF Sheet Music arranged for classical guitar. Level: Advanced. Source: Creative common license (CC BY-NC 4.0) from Classical Guitar School.  It was likely arranged on lute- harpsichord (lautenwerk), an uncommon instrument, and so it became popularly known as a Lute Suite.

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