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Spanish-American Songs / Rivera, Carver


Release Date: 02/24/2015 
Label:  Urtext   Catalog #: 242   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Rodolfo HalffterFederico MompouSilvestre RevueltasManuel Ponce,   ... 
Performer:  Jessica RiveraMark Carver
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

When listening to the music and poems in this collection, two ideas, portrayed in different styles and languages, seem to run through the songs, sleep, dreaming and nostalgia.With renewed global interest for the culture of Spain and Latin America, these song cycles by Halffter (Spain-Mexico), Mompou (Catalonia), Revueltas (Mexico), Ponce (Mexico), Bernal Jiménez, Moreno (Mexico), Galindo (Mexico), Ginastera (Argentina) and Félix Mata (Costa Rica) by soprano Jessica Rivera and pianist Mark Carver, will reveal the treasure that is this repertoire to a new generation of music lovers. When listening to the music and poems in this collection, two ideas, portrayed in different styles and languages, seem to run through the songs, sleep, dreaming and nostalgia.With renewed global interest for the culture of Spain and Latin America, these song cycles by Halffter (Spain-Mexico), Mompou (Catalonia), Revueltas (Mexico), Ponce (Mexico), Bernal Jiménez, Moreno (Mexico), Galindo (Mexico), Ginastera (Argentina) and Félix Mata (Costa Rica) by soprano Jessica Rivera and pianist Mark Carver, will reveal the treasure that is this repertoire to a new generation of music lovers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Marinero en Tierra by Rodolfo Halffter
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Spain 
2.
Combat del somni by Federico Mompou
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942-1948; Spain 
3.
Cinco canciones de niños y dos canciones profanas by Silvestre Revueltas
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1939; Mexico 
4.
Estrellita by Manuel Ponce
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; Mexico 
5.
Serenata mexicana by Manuel Ponce
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Mexico 
6.
Por el Valle de las Rosas by Miguel Bernal Jimenez
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
7.
Canción de Jinete by Salvador Moreno
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
8.
Alba, for voice & piano by Salvador Moreno
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
Period: Modern 
9.
Canción del naranjo seco by Salvador Moreno
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
10.
Arrullo by Blas Galindo
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
11.
Las horas de una estancia by Alberto Ginastera
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)
12.
Dos Canciones by Félix Mata
Performer:  Jessica Rivera (Soprano), Mark Carver (Piano)

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