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The Spanish Guitar

> Recuerdos de la Alhambra - Recuerdos de la Alhambra
> Theme varies et 12 Minuets, Op. 11 - Theme varies et 12 Minuets, Op. 11
> 12 Danzas espanolas (Spanish Dances), Op. 37 (arr. P. Breiner) - Danza Espanola No. 1 (arr. P. Breiner)
> 3 Estancias - I. —
> 3 Estancias - II. —
> 3 Estancias - III. —
> Guitar Sonata - Guitar Sonata: I. Allegro moderato
> Concierto de Aranjuez - Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio
> Escarraman, Op. 177 - I. Gallarda
> Escarraman, Op. 177 - II. El Canario
> Escarraman, Op. 177 - III. El Villano
> Escarraman, Op. 177 - IV. 'Pesame dello amor'
> Escarraman, Op. 177 - V. 'El rey Don Alonso el Bueno'
> Fandanguillo, Op. 36 - Fandanguillo
> Fandanguillo, Op. 36 - Soleares
> En los trigales - En Los Trigales
> 12 Danzas espanolas (Spanish Dances), Op. 37 (arr. P. Breiner) - Danza Espanola No. 5 (arr. P. Breiner)

Album Summary

>Granados, Enrique : Danzas (12) espanolas for Piano, Op. 37
>Torroba, Federico Moreno : Sonatina for guitar & orchestra
>Mompou, Federico : Suite compostelana, for guitar
>Breiner, Peter : Carmen Concerto for guitar & orchestra (after Bizet)
>Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario : Tarantella, Op. 87b
>Albéniz, Isaac : Suite espanola no 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7
>Albéniz, Isaac : Barcarola for Piano, Op. 202 "Mallorca"
>Falla, Manuel de : Canciones populares espanolas (7)
>Tárrega, Francisco : Recuerdos de la Alhambra
>Sor, Fernando [Composer] : Variations for guitar in C, Op. 11a
>Granados, Enrique : Danse espagnole, Op. 37/5
>Pipó, Antonio Ruiz : Estancias for guitar
>José, Antonio : Sonata for guitar
>Rodrigo, Joaquín : Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar
>Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario : La guarda cuydadosa, Escarraman, suite of 16th-century Spanish dances for guitar, Op. 177
>Turina, Joaquin : Fandanguillo
>Turina, Joaquin : Homenaje a Tárrega for Guitar, Op. 69
>Rodrigo, Joaquín : Por los campos de Espana, for guitar
Performers Conductors Ensembles Composers

Notes & Reviews:

The guitar has existed in one form or another since ancient times, but the significance of the role of Spain in the instrument's evolution cannot be disputed. Most of the composers featured on this ablum are Spanish-born, or have deep rooted connections with the country. The choice of music on this 2 CD set ranges from gypsy folk to flamenco and also includes a variety of pieces which show the guitar at its most romantic.



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Works Details

>Enriqué Granados (1867 - 1916) : Danzas (12) españolas for Piano, Op. 37
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1888-1890

>Torroba, Federico Moreno : Sonatina for guitar & orchestra
  • Performer: Dagoberto Linhares (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Johannes Wildner
  • Ensemble: Camerata Cassovia
  • Running Time: 12 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1982

>Mompou, Federico : Suite compostelana, for guitar
  • Performer: Antigoni Goni (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 20 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1962

>Breiner, Peter : Carmen Concerto for guitar & orchestra (after Bizet) :: Allegro giocoso
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 9 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary
  • Form: Concerto

>Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario : Tarantella, Op. 87b
  • Performer: Lorenzo Micheli (Guitar)
  • Notes: Composition written: Jewish.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Isaac Albéniz (Composer) (1860 - 1909) : Suite española no 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7 :: Asturias
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1886

>Isaac Albéniz (Composer) (1860 - 1909) : Barcarola for Piano, Op. 202 "Mallorca"
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: circa 1891

>Isaac Albéniz (Composer) (1860 - 1909) : Suite española no 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7 :: Sevilla
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1886

>Falla, Manuel de : Canciones populares españolas (7) :: Dance of the Miller
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1917-1919

>Francisco Tárrega (Composer) (1852 - 1909) : Recuerdos de la Alhambra
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: circa 1880-1905

>Sor, Fernando [Composer] : Variations for guitar in C, Op. 11a
  • Performer: John Holmquist (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic

>Enriqué Granados (1867 - 1916) : Danse espagnole, Op. 37/5 :: 2
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Peter Breiner
  • Ensemble: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Running Time: 3 min. 7 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1888-1890

>Antonio Ruiz Pipó (1934 - 1997) : Estancias for guitar
  • Performer: Denis Azabagic (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary

>Antonio José (1902 - 1936) : Sonata for guitar :: Allegro moderato
  • Performer: Denis Azabagic (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 08/23/1933

>Joaquín Rodrigo (1901 - 1999) : Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar :: Adagio
  • Performer: Norman Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 10 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1939

>Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario : La guarda cuydadosa, Escarraman, suite of 16th-century Spanish dances for guitar, Op. 177
  • Performer: Lorenzo Micheli (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 17 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Joaquín Turina (Composer) (1882 - 1949) : Fandanguillo
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1926

>Joaquín Turina (Composer) (1882 - 1949) : Homenaje a Tárrega for Guitar, Op. 69
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Joaquín Rodrigo (1901 - 1999) : Por los campos de España, for guitar :: En Los Trigales
  • Performer: Martha Masters (Guitar)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1938-1956

>Enriqué Granados (1867 - 1916) : Danse espagnole, Op. 37/5 :: 2
  • Performer: Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
  • Conductor: Peter Breiner
  • Ensemble: Razumovsky Sinfonia
  • Running Time: 4 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1888-1890