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Guitar Recital: Ji Hyung Park


Release Date: 02/14/2020 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8574140  
Composer:  Domenico ScarlattiIsaac AlbenizLeo BrouwerToru Takemitsu,   ... 
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Ji Hyung Park has won numerous prestigious competitions, with the 7th Changsha International Guitar Competition in 2018 his most recent triumph. The diverse selection of music performed in this programme features three virtuoso sonatas by Scarlatti, the world premiere recording of Leo Brouwer’s evocation of ancient Greek culture Las Ciclades Arcaicas, Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Sonata ‘Omaggio a Boccherini’ in its original, pre-Segovia manuscript form, Takemitsu’s final work ‘In the Woods’ and rare selections from Albeniz’s masterpiece Iberia. The programme ends with a colorful arrangement of Toots Thielemans’ gorgeous ‘Bluesette.’ Ji Hyung Park has won numerous prestigious competitions, with the 7th Changsha International Guitar Competition in 2018 his most recent triumph. The diverse selection of music performed in this programme features three virtuoso sonatas by Scarlatti, the world premiere recording of Leo Brouwer’s evocation of ancient Greek culture Las Ciclades Arcaicas, Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Sonata ‘Omaggio a Boccherini’ in its original, pre-Segovia manuscript form, Takemitsu’s final work ‘In the Woods’ and rare selections from Albeniz’s masterpiece Iberia. The programme ends with a colorful arrangement of Toots Thielemans’ gorgeous ‘Bluesette.’ Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Harpsichord in D major, K 491/L 164 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: arr. David Russell for guitar 
2.
Sonata for Harpsichord in A major, K 208/L 238 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: arr. Gérard Abiton for guitar 
3.
Sonata for Harpsichord in A major, K 209/L 428 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: arr. Gérard Abiton for guitar 
4.
Suite Iberia, Book 1: no 1, Evocación by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904-1906; France 
Notes: arr. Javier Riba for guitar 
5.
Suite Iberia, Book 1: no 2, El puerto by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904-1906; France 
Notes: arr. Javier Riba for guitar 
6.
Las ciclades arcaicas by Leo Brouwer
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2018; Cuba 
7.
In the Woods by Toru Takemitsu
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; Japan 
8.
Sonata for Guitar in D major, Op. 77 "Omaggio a Boccherini" by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; Italy 
Notes: original version ed. A. Gilardino, L. Biscaldi and L. Micheli 
9.
Bluesette by Toots Thielemans
Performer:  Ji Hyung Park (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; Belgium 
Notes: arr. Roland Dyens for guitar 

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