File containing the full orchestral score of Concerto per Chitarra ed Orchestra in E Minor (Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra) and an incomplete piano and guitar reduction of the score.

Scope and Content

The file contains:

1) A photocopy of Burgess's handwritten full orchestral score for the Concerto, inscribed "Monaco, 21 Jan. 1987"

2) A handwritten piano and guitar reduction of the score (by Burgess). The third movement is incomplete.

See also AB/ARCH/A/MUS/78: File containing fragments of unidentified orchestral score.

Alternative Form Available

An engraved copy of the full orchestral score - and of separate parts for each instrument within the orchestra, with the exception of the solo guitar - was made in c.2010 and is on file.

Location of Originals

The full orchestral score forms part of the "Anthony Burgess Papers" at the Harry Ransom Center: The University of Texas, Austin.