Tangos for Piano – From Latin American and Europe – Marcel Worms, p. – Zefir
An enjoyable pianistic time for the tango fan. Tangos for Piano – From Latin American and Europe – Marcel Worms, p. (TrackList follows) – Zefir ZEF 9657, 73:50 (11/18/16) [Distr. by Naxos] ****: Soon after its birth in Argentina and Uruguay, the tango moved to Europe and became popular there in some circles. Many famed […]
DE FALLA: Complete Works for Solo Piano – Juan Carlos Rodriguez, p. – Paladino Music
All of Manuel de Falla’s piano music, sensitively played by fellow Spaniard Juan Carlos Rodriguez. MANUEL DE FALLA: Complete Works for Solo Piano – Juan Carlos Rodriguez, p. – Paladino Music pmr0062 (Distr. by Naxos), 73:36 *****: Manuel Maria de los Dolores Falla y Matheu (Manuel de Falla) was born in 1876 in Cadiz, Spain […]
“Patagon” = CINDY COX: Elegy for Solo Violin; Columba aspexit; Patagon – Alexander String Q. – Foghorn Classics
An enlivening release by an enlightened composer sets the stage for some great listening.
SANTAOLALLA: “Camino” (TrackList follows) – Gustavo Santaolalla – guitars, keyboards, all instr. – Sony Masterworks
Lovely but there could be more.
Mark Weinstein – Todo Corazon, The Tango Album – JazzheadsJulio Botti – Tango Nostalgias – Zoho
A pair of nuevo tango jazz-influenced tango collections.
ALBERTO GINASTERA: Cello Concertos = Cello Concerto No. 1; Cello Concerto No. 2 – Mark Kosower, cello/Bamberg Symphony/ Lothar Zagrosek – Naxos
Very important and demanding masterworks by Argentina ‘s most famous composer.
Highlander, 2-Film Anniversary Collection, Blu-ray (1986-1990-2011)
Director Mulcahy and his producers never expected the first film to be so popular thruout the world since it didn’t do well in the U.S.
Daniel Barenboim 4 DVD-Box
A very entertaining perspective on the many talents of the maestro! Four films from two continents.
Raúl Jaurena & his Tango Orchestra – Fuerza Milonguera – Soundbrush
On his newest project, Fuerza Milonguera, premiere bandeonist Raúl Jaurena showcases why he is considered a master of tango and of his chosen instrument, the bandoneón.
LALO SCHIFRIN: Romerias. plus music by Enrique Bevacqua, Alfredo Rugeles, Leo Brouwer, Gabriel Leo and Sabina Puccini – Sergio Puccini, guitar. Gabriel Leo, flute. Sabina Puccini, guitar. – Aleph Records
The entire program yields a rich landscape of how the classical guitar works when it’s written for by masters, and played with unique attention to each piece.