The Essential Falla

Album Summary

>Falla, Manuel de : El amor brujo
>Falla, Manuel de : Concerto, for harpsichord (or piano), flute, oboe, clarinet, violin & cello, G. 71
>Falla, Manuel de : Homenaje - M. de Falla
>Falla, Manuel de : Psyche
>Falla, Manuel de : Nights in the gardens of Spain
>Falla, Manuel de : Dance no 1 (from La vida breve)
>Falla, Manuel de : Siete canciones populares espanola (7 Popular Spanish Songs), for voice & piano, G. 40
>Falla, Manuel de : Piezas Españolas (4) for Piano
>Falla, Manuel de : Canciones populares espanolas (7)
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Notes & Reviews:

Spain's leading composer Manuel de Falla is well represented in this 2 CD collection. Falla's best known works: Nights in the Gardens of Spain; The Three Cornered Hat and El Amor Brujo form the backbone of this release featuring 147 minutes of music vibrantly interpreted by such leading musicians as Alicia de Larrocha, Rafael Frubeck de Burgos, Eduardo Fernandez, and Charles Dutoit.



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Works Details

>Falla, Manuel de : El amor brujo
  • Performer: Nati Mistral (Mezzo Soprano)
  • Conductor: Rafae Frühbeck de Burgos
  • Running Time: 23 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1916-1917

>Falla, Manuel de : Concerto, for harpsichord (or piano), flute, oboe, clarinet, violin & cello, G. 71
  • Performer: John Constable (Harpsichord)
  • Conductor: Simon Rattle
  • Ensemble: London Sinfonietta
  • Running Time: 12 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1923-1926

>Falla, Manuel de : Homenaje - M. de Falla
  • Performer: Eduardo Fernández (Guitar)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1920.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1920

>Falla, Manuel de : Psyché
  • Performer: Jennifer Smith
  • Conductor: Simon Rattle
  • Ensemble: London Sinfonietta
  • Running Time: 5 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1924

>Falla, Manuel de : Nights in the gardens of Spain
  • Performer: Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
  • Conductor: Rafae Frühbeck de Burgos
  • Running Time: 24 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1909-1916

>Falla, Manuel de : Dance no 1 (from La vida breve) :: Interludio y Danza
  • Conductor: Ernest Ansermet
  • Ensemble: Suisse Romande Orchestra
  • Notes: Composition written: 1905-13.
  • Running Time: 7 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1905-1913

>Falla, Manuel de : Siete canciones populares española (7 Popular Spanish Songs), for voice & piano, G. 40
  • Performers: Martin Katz (Piano); Marilyn Horne
  • Running Time: 13 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1914

>Falla, Manuel de : Piezas Españolas (4) for Piano
  • Performer: Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
  • Running Time: 15 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1906-1909

>Falla, Manuel de : Canciones populares españolas (7)
  • Performer: Colette Boky (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Charles Dutoit
  • Ensemble: Montreal Symphony Orchestra
  • Running Time: 37 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1917-1919