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The Beginning Of A Legend: John Williams - His First Recording, 1958

Audio Samples

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Suite for solo cello no 1 in G major, BWV 1007
>Scarlatti, Domenico : Sonata for Harpsichord in C minor, K 11/L 352
>Ponce, Manuel : Suite in the style of Alessandro Scarlatti
>     Gavotta
>Sor, Fernando [Composer] : Introduction, Theme & Variations on a theme from Mozart's "The Magic Flute," for guitar, Op. 9
>Albéniz, Isaac : Piezas características (12), Op. 92
>     Torre bermeja
>Ponce, Manuel : Canciones (3) populares mexicanas
>Duarte, John W. : Variations on a Catalan Folk Song ("Canco Del Llabre") for guitar, Op. 25
>Segovia, Andres : Oracion for guitar
>Segovia, Andres : Etude for guitar ("Estudio")
>Tansman, Alexander : Barcarolle
>Granados, Enrique : Colección de tonadillas

Album Summary

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Suite for solo cello no 1 in G major, BWV 1007
>Scarlatti, Domenico : Sonata for Harpsichord in C minor, K 11/L 352
>Ponce, Manuel : Suite in the style of Alessandro Scarlatti
>Sor, Fernando [Composer] : Introduction, Theme & Variations on a theme from Mozart's "The Magic Flute," for guitar, Op. 9
>Albéniz, Isaac : Piezas características (12), Op. 92
>Ponce, Manuel : Canciones (3) populares mexicanas
>Duarte, John W. : Variations on a Catalan Folk Song ("Canco Del Llabre") for guitar, Op. 25
>Segovia, Andres : Oracion for guitar
>Segovia, Andres : Etude for guitar ("Estudio")
>Tansman, Alexander : Barcarolle
>Granados, Enrique : Colección de tonadillas
Performer Composers

Notes & Reviews:

In 1958, at the age of just 18 years, John Williams recorded the first of a long series of discs which, in a short time, would hail him as an artist of international value. This selection is not to be missed by guitar lovers and collectors!



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Works Details

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Suite for solo cello no 1 in G major, BWV 1007
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 13 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1720

>Scarlatti, Domenico : Sonata for Harpsichord in C minor, K 11/L 352
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Written: 1738-1739

>Ponce, Manuel : Suite in the style of Alessandro Scarlatti :: Gavotta
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Sor, Fernando [Composer] : Introduction, Theme & Variations on a theme from Mozart's "The Magic Flute," for guitar, Op. 9
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: circa 1820-1823

>Isaac Albéniz (Composer) (1860 - 1909) : Piezas características (12), Op. 92 :: Torre bermeja
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Ponce, Manuel : Canciones (3) populares mexicanas
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Notes: Composition written: Circa 1925-26.
  • Running Time: 6 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: circa 1925-1926

>Duarte, John W. : Variations on a Catalan Folk Song ("Canco Del Llabre") for guitar, Op. 25
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 9 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Vocal

>Andrés Segovia (1893 - 1987) : Oracion for guitar
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Andrés Segovia (1893 - 1987) : Etude for guitar ("Estudio")
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Tansman, Alexander : Barcarolle
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Enriqué Granados (1867 - 1916) : Colección de tonadillas
  • Performer: John Williams (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 50 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1910-1911