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Andres Segovia In Portrait

Release Date: 10/30/2012 
Label:  Christopher Nupen Films   Catalog #: A15CND  
Composer:  Isaac AlbenizEnrique GranadosDomenico ScarlattiJean-Philippe Rameau,   ... 
Performer:  Andrés Segovia
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Note: This DVD contains Two films
1. Segovia at Los Olivos
2. Andrés Segovia: The Song of the Guitar

This DVD is a celebration of one of the truly unique achievements in the history of Western music: the extraordinary quest of Andrés Segovia, the Andalusian par excellence, who, in his youth, fell in love with the melancholy voices of the Spanish guitar, taught himself the instrument, revolutionised the technique and succeeded in winning acceptance for it on the international concert platform, worldwide.

Segovia plays music by Albeniz, Granados, Scarlatti, Rameau, Fernando Sor, Manuel Ponce and Johann Sebastian Bach. Segovia ends the film with the traditional Catalan lullaby, El Noy
Read more de la Mare (The Song of the Mother).

Writer: Christopher Nupen
Director: Christopher Nupen
Editor: Peter Heelas
Produced by: Allegro Films
Studio: Allegro Films / BMG
Lighting Cameraman: David Findlay

Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Aspect ratio: 4:3
Shooting format: 16 mm
Country: UK
System: All regions NTSC Read less

Works on This Recording

Work(s) by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Work(s) by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Work(s) by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Work(s) by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: France 
Work(s) by Manuel Ponce
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Work(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
El noy de la mare by Traditional
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Spain 

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