Juana Zayas

Biography

Born: December 25, 1940; Havana, Cuba  
Havana-born pianist Juana Zayas began her career at a very early age, performing complicated classical pieces as a little girl. She graduated from the Peyrellade Conservatory at age 11 and left Cuba to attend the Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique de Paris. She studied piano and chamber music, eventually moving to England and then New York to continue her studies. She was also married during this period, but the birth of her three Read more sons put her career on hold while she raised them at home. After almost 15 years, she came out of retirement and began to record classical albums, eventually releasing her own albums under the label Zayas Masterworks, Inc. ~ Bradley Torreano Read less

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Born: December 25, 1940; Havana, Cuba  
Havana-born pianist Juana Zayas began her career at a very early age, performing complicated classical pieces as a little girl. She graduated from the Peyrellade Conservatory at age 11 and left Cuba to attend the Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique de Paris. She studied piano and chamber music, eventually moving to England and then New York to continue her studies. She was also married during this period, but the birth of her three Read more
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TITLE/COMPOSER
LABEL
Etude No. 1 in C major, Op. 10, No. 1
Etude No. 2 in A minor, Op. 10, No. 2
Etude No. 3 in E major, Op. 10, No. 3
Etude No. 4 in C sharp minor, Op. 10, No. 4
Etude No. 5 in G flat major, Op. 10, No. 5, "Black Keys"
Etude No. 6 in E flat minor, Op. 10, No. 6
Etude No. 7 in C major, Op. 10, No. 7
Etude No. 8 in F major, Op. 10, No. 8
Etude No. 9 in F minor, Op. 10, No. 9
Etude No. 10 in A flat major, Op. 10, No. 10
Etude No. 11 in E flat major, Op. 10, No. 11
Etude No. 12 in C minor, Op. 10, No. 12, "Revolutionary"
Etude No. 13 in A flat major, Op. 25, No. 1, "Harp Study"
Etude No. 14 in F minor, Op. 25, No. 2
Etude No. 15 in F major, Op. 25, No. 3
Etude No. 16 in A minor, Op. 25, No. 4
Etude No. 17 in E minor, Op. 25, No. 5
Etude No. 18 in G sharp minor, Op. 25, No. 6
Etude No. 19 in C sharp minor, Op. 25, No. 7
Etude No. 20 in D flat major, Op. 25, No. 8
Etude No. 21 in G flat major, Op. 25, No. 9, "Butterfly's Wings"
Etude No. 22 in B minor, Op. 25, No. 10
Etude No. 23 in A minor, Op. 25, No. 11, "Winter Wind"
Etude No. 24 in C minor, Op. 25, No. 12
Etude No. 1 in F minor
Etude No. 2 in A flat major
Etude No. 3 in D flat major
No. 1. Preambule
No. 2. Pierrot
No. 3. Arlequin
No. 4. Valse noble
No. 5. Eusebius
No. 6. Florestan
No. 7. Coquette
No. 8. Replique
No. 9. Papillons
No. 10. ASCH - SCHA (Lettres dansantes)
No. 11. Chiarina
No. 12. Chopin
No. 13. Estrella
No. 14. Reconnaissance
No. 15. Pantalon et Colombine
No. 16. Valse allemande
No. 17. Intermezzo: Paganini
No. 18. Aveu
No. 19. Promenade
No. 20. Pause
No. 21. Marche des Davidsbundler contre les Philistins
I. So rasch wie moglich
II. Andantino: Getragen
III. Scherzo: Sehr rasch und markiert
IV. Rondo: Presto
I. Durchaus phantastisch und leidenschaftlich vorzutragen
II. Massig - Durchaus energisch
III. Langsam getragen - Durchweg leise zu halten
I. Molto moderato
II. Andante sostenuto
III. Scherzo and Trio: Allegro vivace, con delicatezza
IV. Allegro ma non troppo
No. 1 in C minor: Allegro molto moderato
No. 2 in E flat major: Allegro
No. 3 in G flat major: Andante
No. 4 in A flat major: Allegretto
Andante spianato
Grande polonaise brillante
Prelude No. 1 in C major, Op. 28, No. 1
Prelude No. 2 in A minor, Op. 28, No. 2
Prelude No. 3 in G major, Op. 28, No. 3
Prelude No. 4 in E minor, Op. 28, No. 4
Prelude No. 5 in D major, Op. 28, No. 5
Prelude No. 6 in B minor, Op. 28, No. 6
Prelude No. 7 in A major, Op. 28, No. 7
Prelude No. 8 in F sharp minor, Op. 28, No. 8
Prelude No. 9 in E major, Op. 28, No. 9
Prelude No. 10 in C sharp minor, Op. 28, No. 10
Prelude No. 11 in B major, Op. 28, No. 11
Prelude No. 12 in G sharp minor, Op. 28, No. 12
Prelude No. 13 in F sharp major, Op. 28, No. 13
Prelude No. 14 in E flat minor, Op. 28, No. 14
Prelude No. 15 in D flat major, Op. 28, No. 15, "Raindrop"
Prelude No. 16 in B flat minor, Op. 28, No. 16
Prelude No. 17 in A flat major, Op. 28, No. 17
Prelude No. 18 in F minor, Op. 28, No. 18
Prelude No. 19 in E flat major, Op. 28, No. 19
Prelude No. 20 in C minor, Op. 28, No. 20
Prelude No. 21 in B flat major, Op. 28, No. 21
Prelude No. 22 in G minor, Op. 28, No. 22
Prelude No. 23 in F major, Op. 18, No. 23
Prelude No. 24 in D minor, Op. 28, No. 24
I. Moderately
II. Scherzo: Fast
III. Intermezzo: Somewhat slow
IV. Rondo: Moderately fast
I. Fast, anguished
II. Tempo di mariachi
III. Moderately slow
IV. Sharply marked, hard and driving
No. 1. Sans Souci
No. 2. March


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