Cello Concerto No. 2 - Concerto for Four Guitars

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Title: Cello Concerto No. 2 - Concerto for Four Guitars
Otros títulos: Cello Concerto No. 2 'New Orleans'
Concerto for Four Guitars and Orchestra
Concerto for Four Guitars
Cello Concerto No. 2
Celebració for Orchestra
Passacaglia for Orchestra
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Leonardo Balada; Michael Sanderling; Versailles Guitar Quartet; Barcelona Symphony and Catalonia National Orchestra; Colman Pearce
Código CDU: Balada.02
Forma Musical: Concertos (Violoncello) ; Concertos (Guitars (4)) ; Orchestral music ; Passacaglias (Orchestra)
Abstract: From about the late '80s Spanish-born American composer Leonardo Balada began to emerge from relative obscurity to become one of the leading composers of his generation. The 1989 Barcelona premiere of his opera, Christopher Columbus, with Carreras and Caballé in the leads, helped usher in the change. Balada has gone through several stylistic changes during his career, moving from a neo-Classical phase early on to a more avant-garde form of expression in the late '60s, evident in such works as Cuatris (1969). From the mid-'70s, he began using a folk-tinged mixture of tonality and atonality in works like Homage to Casals and Homage to Sarasate (both 1975). Most of Balada's output is fairly approachable, not least because of his catchy rhythms; use of folk or folk-like music from Spain, Ireland, and other ethnic sources; and because of his deft orchestrational skills. Balada has written music in most genres, including opera, choral, symphonic, chamber, vocal, piano, and guitar, and he has ...


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1. Concerto for ... New Orleans'-I. Lament.mp3 13:27 9.227Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
2. Concerto for ... Orleans'-II. Swinging.mp3 9:31 6.526Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
3. Concerto for Four Guitars and Orchestra-I.mp3 6:29 4.450Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
4. Concerto for Four Guitars and Orchestra-II.mp3 9:04 6.221Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
5. Concerto for Four Guitars and Orchestra-III.mp3 5:39 3.873Mb MPEG Audio Mp3
Concerto for Ce ... 'New Orleans'-Completo.wav 22:56 231.4Mb WAV audio Wav
Concerto for Fo ... and Orchestra-Completo.wav 8:38:05 426.1Mb WAV audio Wav
Cebració for Orchestra-Completo.wav 13:27 135.7Mb WAV audio Wav
Passacaglia for Orchestra-Completo.wav 10:39 107.5Mb WAV audio Wav

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