1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-03-21Works: Leonardo Balada: Symphony no 5 ("American"); Prague Sinfonietta; Divertimentos for Strings; Quasi un Pasodoble
Conductors: Alonso-Crespo, Eduardo
Ensemble: Seville Royal Symphony Orchestra
Described by the composer as 'a trip from the abstract to the ethnic', Catalan-born Balada's Fifth Symphony is a kaleidoscope of emotions. From its dark...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1999-12-01Works: Leonardo Balada: Zapata, images for orchestra; Columbus, images for orchestra; Reflejos, for flute & strings; Divertimentos for Strings
Performers: Almarza, Alberto
Conductors: Galduf, Manuel; Comissiona, Sergiu; Alonso-Crespo, Eduardo
Ensemble: Carnegie Mellon Contemporary Music Ensemble; Spanish Radio/TV Orchestra; Valencia Symphony Orchestra
"Leonardo Balada is a Catalan composer, born in 1933, who has spent most of his mature artistic life in the US; since 1970 he has...continue...