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Release Date: 06/12/2007 
Label:  Denon Records   Catalog #: 17650   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Heitor Villa-LobosTraditionalFernando SorJoaquin Turina,   ... 
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei RamirezMachiko KikuchiShin-ichi FukudaSharon Isbin,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) for guitar by various composers. Includes work(s) for guitar by various composers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Preludes (5) for Guitar, W 419: no 4 in E minor, Lento by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Brazil 
2.
Romance for Guitar by Traditional
Performer:  Machiko Kikuchi (Guitar)
Written: Spain 
3.
Variations for Guitar on "Marlborough s'en va-t-en-guerre", Op. 28 by Fernando Sor
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1827; Russia 
4.
Homenaje a Tárrega for Guitar, Op. 69 by Joaquin Turina
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Spain 
5.
Introduction and Variations for Guitar on "Que ne suis-je," Op. 26 by Fernando Sor
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
6.
Tres libros de musica en cifras: Fantasia no 10 by Alonso de Mudarra
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1546; Spain 
7.
Pavanas by Gaspar Sanz
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Spain 
8.
Romance de Durandarte by Joaquin Rodrigo
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955 
9.
Barcarola for Piano, Op. 202 "Mallorca" by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Machiko Kikuchi (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1891; London, England 
10.
Variations on "Nuages" by Django Reinhardt by Leo Brouwer
Performer:  Shin-ichi Fukuda (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; Cuba 
11.
Suite castellana: 2nd movement, Arada by Federico Moreno-Torroba
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Spain 
12.
Diferencias sobre "Guárdame las vacas" by Luis de Narváez
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1538; Spain 
13.
Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Francisco Tarrega
Performer:  Sharon Isbin (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1880-1905; Spain 
14.
Cantos de Espańa, Op. 232: no 1, Preludio [Asturias, Op. 47 no 5] by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Paris, France 
Notes: This piece was added to the Suite espańola and retitled "Asturias" (Op 47,
no 5) nine years after the composer's death. 
15.
Sonata for Guitar in D major, Op. 61: Andante by Joaquin Turina
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; Spain 
16.
Etudes (12) for Guitar, W 235: no 8 in C sharp minor by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; Paris, France 
17.
Suite castellana: 1st movement, Fandanguillo by Federico Moreno-Torroba
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Spain 
18.
Mille regretz "La Canción del Emperador" by Luis de Narváez
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1538; Spain 
19.
Atom Hearts Club Suite no 1, Opus 70b by Takashi Yoshimatsu
Performer:  Eduardo Fernandez (Guitar), Shin-ichi Fukuda (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997/2000; Japan 
20.
Sonata for Guitar in C major, Op. 15b: Allegro moderato by Fernando Sor
Performer:  Alexander-Sergei Ramirez (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1823; London, England 
21.
Pičces originales (6), Op. 53: no 1, Reverie by Napoléon Coste
Performer:  Shin-ichi Fukuda (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; France 
22.
Suite Iberia, Book 1: no 1, Evocación by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Eduardo Fernandez (Guitar), Shin-ichi Fukuda (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904-1906; France 
23.
Leçons progressives (24), Op. 31: no 23 in E major, Mouvement de pričre réligeuse by Fernando Sor
Performer:  Shin-ichi Fukuda (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: after 1825; Paris, France 
24.
La catedral by Agustín Barrios Mangoré
Performer:  Vladimir Mikulka (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; Paraguay 

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