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Piano Music of Cuba / Moutouzkine


Release Date: 01/20/2017 
Label:  Steinway & Sons   Catalog #: 30064  
Composer:  Tomás Buelta y FloresErnán López-NussaCésar Perez SentenatEnrique Guerrero,   ... 
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Russian-American virtuoso Alexandre Moutouzkine explores the solo piano repertoire of Cuba, a world of rich, complex harmonies, percussive statements, and swirls of imagination. Many of these rarely heard works have never before been recorded. Moutouzkine is one of today’s most sought-after artists, whose expressive sound, deft phrasing, and virtuosic brilliance has garnered critical acclaim from around the world. He has appeared as a soloist alongside the Berliner Philharmoniker, Brno Philharmonic Orchestra of the Czech Republic, Israel Philharmonic, Cleveland Orchestra, and more. “The artistry and sensitivity of Alexandre Moutouzkine interpreting Cuban music truly made magic… Everything was perfection.” (Radio Musical Nacional Havana) Russian-American virtuoso Alexandre Moutouzkine explores the solo piano repertoire of Cuba, a world of rich, complex harmonies, percussive statements, and swirls of imagination. Many of these rarely heard works have never before been recorded. Moutouzkine is one of today’s most sought-after artists, whose expressive sound, deft phrasing, and virtuosic brilliance has garnered critical acclaim from around the world. He has appeared as a soloist alongside the Berliner Philharmoniker, Brno Philharmonic Orchestra of the Czech Republic, Israel Philharmonic, Cleveland Orchestra, and more. “The artistry and sensitivity of Alexandre Moutouzkine interpreting Cuban music truly made magic… Everything was perfection.” (Radio Musical Nacional Havana) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
La Valentina by Tomás Buelta y Flores
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
2.
Niña con violín by Ernán López-Nussa
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
3.
Palmas reales rubias by César Perez Sentenat
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
4.
La que a ti te gusta by Enrique Guerrero
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
5.
Invención No. 3 by Argeliers León
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
6.
Cuento sonoro by Roberto Valera
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
7.
Boceto No. 4 "Acosta León" by Leo Brouwer
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
8.
Danzon by José Ardevol Gimbernat
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
9.
Estudio de concierto by Juan Piñera
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
10.
Habanera del Ángel by José María Vitier
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
11.
Preludio No.3 "Motivos de danza" by Nilo Rodríguez Suárez
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
12.
Zapatéo cubano by Hector Angulo
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
13.
Mulato by Amadeo Roldán
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Cuba 
14.
Preludio No. 6 by Edgardo Martin Cantero
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
15.
Que confusión de tonos! by Andrés Alen
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
16.
Comparsa by Alejandro García Caturla
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
17.
Y el brillo de la luna te encantaba by Juan Piñera
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)
18.
Pan con “Timba” by Aldo Lopez-Gavilan
Performer:  Alexandre Moutouzkine (Piano)

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