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Romero Asenjo: Cello Concerto, Concerto for 2 Violins & String Symphony / Torre, Cammerata Orchestra


Release Date: 05/10/2019 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8579044  
Composer:  Alfonso Romero Asenjo
Performer:  Iagoba FanloSergey TeslyaJoaquin Torre
Conductor:  Joaquin Torre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cammerata Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Alfonso Romero Asenjo’s distinguished career has resulted in numerous awards and distinctions, highlighting an unmistakable and very particular musical language whose appetite for spirituality and selective use of the avant-garde is now an established aspect of the so-called ‘Generacion del 51.’ The String Symphony has a cinematic restlessness that conjures hauntingly unsettling images, while the Cello Concerto pits the luminous and extended melodic phrases of the soloist against dense darkness from the orchestra. The Concerto for Two Violins is in part a tribute to J.S. Bach’s work in the same setting, endowing Baroque resources with a mysterious and attractive modernity. Alfonso Romero Asenjo’s distinguished career has resulted in numerous awards and distinctions, highlighting an unmistakable and very particular musical language whose appetite for spirituality and selective use of the avant-garde is now an established aspect of the so-called ‘Generacion del 51.’ The String Symphony has a cinematic restlessness that conjures hauntingly unsettling images, while the Cello Concerto pits the luminous and extended melodic phrases of the soloist against dense darkness from the orchestra. The Concerto for Two Violins is in part a tribute to J.S. Bach’s work in the same setting, endowing Baroque resources with a mysterious and attractive modernity. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sinfonía para cuerda (String Symphony) by Alfonso Romero Asenjo
Conductor:  Joaquin Torre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cammerata Orchestra
2.
Divertimento by Alfonso Romero Asenjo
Conductor:  Joaquin Torre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cammerata Orchestra
3.
Cello Concerto by Alfonso Romero Asenjo
Performer:  Iagoba Fanlo (Cello)
Conductor:  Joaquin Torre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cammerata Orchestra
4.
Concerto for 2 Violins by Alfonso Romero Asenjo
Performer:  Sergey Teslya (Violin), Joaquin Torre (Violin)
Conductor:  Joaquin Torre
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cammerata Orchestra

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