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Homage To Piazzolla - Pujol, Crespo, Et Al / Nigro


Release Date: 03/29/2005 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 1149   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Maximo PujolAstor PiazzollaJulián AguirreAdolfo Luna,   ... 
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Guitar virtuoso Michael Anthony Nigro's survey of Argentinean guitar works, most of them never before recorded, covers a wide spectrum of pieces from folk ballads and dances to sophisticated compositions by Piazzolla. Recorded live on November 22, 2003 at the Little Theatre in Fullerton, California. (DDD) Guitar virtuoso Michael Anthony Nigro's survey of Argentinean guitar works, most of them never before recorded, covers a wide spectrum of pieces from folk ballads and dances to sophisticated compositions by Piazzolla. Recorded live on November 22, 2003 at the Little Theatre in Fullerton, California. (DDD) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Suite del Plata no 1 by Maximo Pujol
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; Argentina 
2. Tristes (5) for Piano: no 4 by Julián Aguirre
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Argentina 
3. Etudes (3): Bailecito by Adolfo Luna
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
4. De Sobrepaso by Abel Fleury
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
5. Preludio y Danza by Eduardo Falu
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
6. Piezas sudamericanas: Milonga by Jorge Cardoso
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
7. Alfonsina y el mar by Ariel Ramirez
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Argentina 
8. Pieces (5) for Guitar: no 1, Campero by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; Argentina 
9. Pieces (5) for Guitar: no 4, Tristón by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; Argentina 
10. Pieces (5) for Guitar: no 3, Acentuado by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; Argentina 
11. Elegía por la muerte de un tanguero by Maximo Pujol
Performer:  Michael Anthony Nigro (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992; Argentina 

Sound Samples

Suite del Plata, No. 1: I. Preludio
Suite del Plata, No. 1: II. Tango
Suite del Plata, No. 1: III. Milonga
Suite del Plata, No. 1: IV. Murga
Suite del Plata, No. 1: V. Candombe
Triste No. 4
Nortena
3 Estudios: No. 1. Bailecito
3 Estudios: No. 2. Pala-Pala
De Sobrepaso
Preludio y Danza
24 Piezas Sudamericanas: Milonga
Alfonsina y el Mar
5 Pieces: No. 1. Campero
5 Pieces: No. 4. Triston
5 Pieces: No. 3. Acentuado
Elegia por la muerte de un tanguero (Elegy for the Death of a Tango Player): No. 1. Confuseta (In Confusion)
Elegia por la muerte de un tanguero (Elegy for the Death of a Tango Player): No. 2. En melancolia (In Melancholy)
Elegia por la muerte de un tanguero (Elegy for the Death of a Tango Player): No. 3. Epilogo (Epilogue)

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