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Guinjoan: Clarinet Concerto; Piano Concerto No 1


Release Date: 03/01/2005 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 987056   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Juan Guinjoán
Performer:  Joan Enric LlunaDavid AbramovitzLluís Claret
Conductor:  Ernest Martínez Izquierdo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length:  1 Hours  6 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These three pieces are particularly important in the work of Guinjoan and, in fact -- in this arranged form -- the most significant ones. However, they also present a peculiarity in their conception and realisation as, aside from the normal question, they shape a universe of sound based on the intimate characteristics of the soloist instruments -- remember the idea of the 'instrumental humanisation' -- which determines not just the starting point, but also, in a very special way, the atmosphere in which the work is defined, with a very visible identity in the treatment of the raw orchestral music, despite the fact that it is almost the same in the three concertos. In these pieces, there is the shaping of a style: a big word in the career of Read more a composer. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra by Juan Guinjoán
Performer:  Joan Enric Lluna (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Ernest Martínez Izquierdo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Written: 2004 
2.
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No 1 by Juan Guinjoán
Performer:  David Abramovitz (Piano)
Conductor:  Ernest Martínez Izquierdo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1983 
3.
Music for Cello and Orchestra by Juan Guinjoán
Performer:  Lluís Claret (Cello)
Conductor:  Ernest Martínez Izquierdo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1975, rev1980 

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