Guitar Concerto No. 2

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Title: Guitar Concerto No. 2
Otros títulos: Symphony No. 63 'Loon Lake' : Fanfare for the New Atlantis
Concierto para Guitarra No. 2
Sinfonía No. 63 'Loon Lake' : Fanfarria para la Nueva Atlántida
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Alan Hovhaness; Javier Calderón; Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Stewart Robertson
Código CDU: Hovha.01
Forma Musical: Fanfares, Orchestral music, Concertos (Guitar with String Orchestra), Symphonies
Abstract: Alan Hovhaness, one of the most prolific composers of the twentieth century, left behind a legacy of hundreds of works, including more than 60 symphonies, numerous choral works, ballets, and operas, and all manner of chamber music. Hovhaness, born of Scottish and Armenian descent in 1911, took an early interest in composition, and by the age of 13 had composed two operas. After studies at the New England Conservatory with Frederick Converse, Hovhaness made a favorable impression with his first acknowledged symphony, Exile, when it was performed by the BBC Symphony in London in 1939. The works of Hovhaness' early period both reflect the influence of Renaissance music and utilize the harmonies of the late nineteenth century. During the 1930s the composer developed an interest in Indian music, which became one of the most pervasive influences upon his own works from that time on. In 1942 he received a scholarship to the Berkshire Music Center at Tanglewood, where he attended composition ...


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1. Fanfare for the New Atlantis Io. 281 (1975).wav 6:52 69.31Mb WAV audio wav
2. Concerto No. ... dante (allegro vivace).mp3 6:01 8.267Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Concerto No. ... ) - II Allegro giusto.mp3 4:33 6.237Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Concerto No. ... ltà (Andante maestoso).mp3 10:53 14.93Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Concerto No. ... dagio (Allegro giusto).mp3 4:23 6.011Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Symphony No. ... ne (andante pastorale).mp3 4:12 5.759Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Symphony No. ... ato, Andante maestoso).mp3 22:02 30.20Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Concerto No. 2 ... 394 (1985) - Completo.wav 25:41 259.2Mb WAV audio wav
Symphony No. 63 ... 411 (1988) - Completo.wav 26:11 264.2Mb WAV audio wav

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