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Release Date: 10/09/2015 
Label:  Delos   Catalog #: 3488   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gilad CohenYair KlartagJonathan KerenGuy Barash,   ... 
Performer:  Nadav LevMiranda CucksonRinat ShahamGuy Barash,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

An Andrés Segovia Award winner (Música en Compostela, Spain), Israeli-born Nadav Lev has earned his rightful place among today’s most gifted young guitar virtuosos. For his Delos debut, Lev has assembled a fascinating and highly varied program of music by six of the finest among Israel’s current, young composer crop. The music ranges from lovely vocal treatments of ancient Ladino Jewish songs (with violin) to edgy and gripping works (some including live electronics) crossing into the realm of the avant-garde. “… a talented and engagingly musical performer...” (Classical Guitar Magazine) An Andrés Segovia Award winner (Música en Compostela, Spain), Israeli-born Nadav Lev has earned his rightful place among today’s most gifted young guitar virtuosos. For his Delos debut, Lev has assembled a fascinating and highly varied program of music by six of the finest among Israel’s current, young composer crop. The music ranges from lovely vocal treatments of ancient Ladino Jewish songs (with violin) to edgy and gripping works (some including live electronics) crossing into the realm of the avant-garde. “… a talented and engagingly musical performer...” (Classical Guitar Magazine) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The Rushing Camel, for guitar by Gilad Cohen
Performer:  Nadav Lev (Guitar)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2012 
Length: 9 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2.
Nothing to Express, for guitar & string quartet by Yair Klartag
Performer:  Nadav Lev (Guitar)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2014 
Length: 8 Minutes 23 Secs. 
3.
Ladino Songs (3), for mezzo-soprano, violin & guitar by Jonathan Keren
Performer:  Miranda Cuckson (Violin), Rinat Shaham (), Nadav Lev (Guitar)
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 10 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4.
TalkBack III, for guitar & electronics by Guy Barash
Performer:  Guy Barash (Electronics), Nadav Lev (Guitar)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2010 
Length: 9 Minutes 28 Secs. 
5.
Bialik Children's Songs (4), for soprano & guitar by Ronnie Reshef
Performer:  Nadav Lev (Guitar), Tehila Nini Goldstein ()
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2009 
Length: 8 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6.
Shomeret Layla, for mezzo-soprano, guitar & electronics by Nadav Lev
Performer:  Nadav Lev (Guitar), Guy Barash (Electronics), Re'ut Ben-Ze'ev ()
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2013-2014 
Length: 14 Minutes 54 Secs. 

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