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Nigel Paterson Music is a non-profit organisation. All writer/arranger/sales royalties are donated to selected charities. 

 We currently support: CRUKPMRGCAuk & NORDOFF ROBBINS music therapy.   



  "Without music, life would be a mistake." (Friedrich Nietzsche)

Quotations taken from 'Inspiration for Musicians' by Emily Darcy ISBN 978-1-78685-058-4 © Summersdale Publishers Ltd. (used with permission)


Have a look at the great selection of music I’ve arranged for finger-style/classical guitar, originally published by Chappell & Co. & IMP.

Many of the titles come from ‘The Great American Songbook’. 

For copyright reasons, not all the original content is available online.

New Namesco offers AVAILABLE SOON.  See  Offers & Promotions 

Make 2019 the year you make music.      



LATEST RELEASE: 'Here is the News'  (Children's choral)  

RECENT RELEASES: 'Fake Blues', 'Cometh the End', 'Meditation Tone' (permanent free download).


 NPM relies exclusively on James Treweek at SMARTass Music for all our scoring & transcription needs✸




 Click on any of the book covers for my guitar arrangements & The Faber Music Store.

 Thanks to all the staff at Faber Digital for their help & support.


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Nigel Paterson is a member of the British Music Writers Council (M.U.), PRS for Music & The London Composer's Forum. He is associated with The Composers' Collective at the Southbank Centre, London.

Wikipedia: Nigel Paterson (musician)


Nigel Paterson Music. Est. 1980
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