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Release Date: 07/14/1989 
Label:  London/Decca Weekend Classics Catalog #: 421165   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Isaac AlbenizManuel PonceHeitor Villa-LobosJorge Gomez Crespo,   ... 
Performer:  John Williams
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Piezas características (12), Op. 92: no 12, Torre bermeja by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Madrid, Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
2. Canciones (3) populares mexicanas by Manuel Ponce
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Mexico 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Segovia 
3. Etudes (12) for Guitar, W 235: no 1 in E minor by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
4. Norteña by Jorge Gomez Crespo
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
5. Variations on a Catalan Folksong "Canco del Llabre", Op. 25 by John Duarte
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 9 Minutes 33 Secs. 
6. Variations for Guitar on a theme from Mozart's "Magic Flute", Op. 9 by Fernando Sor
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1823; London, England 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrés Segovia.
This selection is a mono recording. 
7. Oracion by Andrés Segovia
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
8. Estudio sin luz by Andrés Segovia
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
9. Humorada by Paquita Madriguera
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
10. Barcarolle for Guitar by Alexandre Tansman
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Segovia 
11. Tonadillas en un estilo antiguo: no 8, La maja de Goya by Enrique Granados
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910-1911; Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Llobet 
12. Valses (4) venezolanos for Guitar: no 3, Natalia/Criolla by Antonio Lauro
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; Venezuela 
Date of Recording: 12/1958 
Venue:  London 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 

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