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Bizet: Carmen Dances / Alexandre Lagoya


Release Date: 12/04/1995 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 446002   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alexandre LagoyaEnrique GranadosIsaac AlbenizHeitor Villa-Lobos,   ... 
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded in May 1994 and September 1995. Selections recorded in May 1994 and September 1995. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Danses espagnoles by Alexandre Lagoya
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Notes: This selection is based on music from Bizet's 'Carmen.' 
2.
Goyescas: Intermezzo by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914-1916; Spain 
3.
Cantos de España, Op. 232: no 1, Preludio [Asturias, Op. 47 no 5] by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Paris, France 
Notes: This piece was added to the Suite española and retitled "Asturias" (Op 47,
no 5) nine years after the composer's death. 
4.
Bachianas brasileiras no 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1945; Brazil 
5.
Instrucción de música sobre la guitarra española: Canarios by Gaspar Sanz
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1674; Spain 
6.
Variations sur le thème anonyme "Jeux interdits" by Alexandre Lagoya
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
7.
Etudes mélodiques (25) for Guitar, Op. 60: no 3, Andantino in A major by Matteo Carcassi
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
8.
Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Francisco Tarrega
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1880-1905; Spain 
9.
Concerto for Oboe in D minor by Alessandro Marcello
Performer:  Alexandre Lagoya (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Italy 
Length: 11 Minutes 37 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Danses espagnolas sur les motifs de l'opéra Carmen de Georges Bizet: 1. Entr'acte
Danses espagnolas sur les motifs de l'opéra Carmen de Georges Bizet: 2. Habanera
Danses espagnolas sur les motifs de l'opéra Carmen de Georges Bizet: 3. Seguidilia
Danses espagnolas sur les motifs de l'opéra Carmen de Georges Bizet: 4. Chant de la mort
Danses espagnolas sur les motifs de l'opéra Carmen de Georges Bizet: 5. Chanson bohème
Goyescas (Opera): Intermezzo
Suite española, Op.47: Asturias (Leyenda)
Bachianas brasileiras No.5 for Soprano and Cellos
Canarios
Variations sur le thème anonyme "Jeux interdits"
Etude in A, Op.60, No.3
Recuerdos de la Alhambra
Oboe Concerto in D minor: Arr. Guitar and Orchestra: 1. Allegro moderato
Oboe Concerto in D minor: Arr. Guitar and Orchestra: 2. Andante sostenuto
Oboe Concerto in D minor: Arr. Guitar and Orchestra: 3. Allegro

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