Ataulfo Argenta – España • Rimsky-Korsakov, Granados, Chabrier & Moszkowski



Referência Decca SXL 2020
Etiqueta Speakers Corner – Decca
Embalagem 1 LP 33 RPM
Gramagem Vinil 180 g
Código de Barras 4260019710093

Most classical devotees know that Espana! features legendary Spanish conductor Ataulfo Argenta leading the London Symphony Orchestra in a program of so-called “Spanish” blockbusters. But, ironically, only one piece is penned by a Spanish composer (Granados, “Danza Espanola”) while the others are by a Russian (Rimsky Korsakov, “Capriccio Espagnol”), German (Moszkowski, “5 Spanish Dances”), and Frenchman (Chabrier, “España”). The LP version was initially issued in the United States as one of the index recordings of London Records’ vaunted “blueback” series, known for its demonstration-quality sound.

CAPRICCIO ESPAGNOL, Op 34 (Rimsky Korsakov)
First Movement: Alborada
Second Movement: Variazioni
Third Movement: Alborada
Fourth Movement: Scena e canto gitano
Fifth Movement: Fandango asturiano
ANDALUZA – Danza española N.5 in E minor, Op. 37 (Granados)
ESPAÑA (Chabier)
SPANISH DANCES, Book 1, Op.12 (Moszkowski)
No.1 in C major
No.2 in G minor
No.3 in A major
No.4 in B flat major
No.5 in D major
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