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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.   



  "Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music" (Jimi Hendrix)

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 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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