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The Millennium Collection - The Best Of Andrés Segovia


Release Date: 11/09/2004 
Label:  Universal   Catalog #: 000375202   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachFrancisco TarregaIsaac AlbenizEnrique Granados,   ... 
Performer:  Andrés Segovia
Conductor:  Enrique Jorda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony of the Air
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) for gtr by various composers. Soloist: Andrés Segovia. Includes work(s) for gtr by various composers. Soloist: Andrés Segovia. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 3rd movement, Gavotte en rondeau by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia. 
2.
Partita for Lute in C minor, BWV 997: 4th movement, Gigue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737-1741; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia. 
3.
Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Francisco Tarrega
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1880-1905; Spain 
Length: 5 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia. 
4.
Cantos de España, Op. 232: no 1, Preludio [Asturias, Op. 47 no 5] by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Paris, France 
Length: 6 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia.
This piece was added to the Suite española and retitled "Asturias" (Op 47,
no 5) nine years after the composer's death. 
5.
Suite española, Op. 47: no 1, Granada by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Madrid, Spain 
Length: 5 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia. 
6.
Danzas (12) españolas for Piano, Op. 37: no 5, Andaluza by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1900; Spain 
Length: 5 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7.
Fantasía para un gentilhombre by Joaquin Rodrigo
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Conductor:  Enrique Jorda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony of the Air
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; Spain 
Length: 21 Minutes 30 Secs. 
8.
Suite for Cello solo no 1 in G major, BWV 1007: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia. 
9.
Suite for Lute in E minor, BWV 996: 5th movement, Bourée by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia.
Composition written: Weimar, Germany (1708 - 1717). 

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