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Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Platero y yo, Op. 190 / Liolios


Release Date: 06/02/2017 
Label:  Emec (Editorial De Musica Espanola)   Catalog #: 124  
Composer:  Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Catherine Liolios
Number of Discs: 2 
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Platero and I is the masterpiece of one of Spain's foremost 20th century poets, Juan Ramon Jimenez, winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 1956. Deeply inspired by this collection of 138 prose poems, Italian compose Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco carefully selected 28 of these poems and set them to music in the 1960's. Guitarist Catherine Liolios was born in Paris in 1969. She studied under Spanish masters Jose-Maria Sierra and Alberto Ponce, and appears regularly as a soloist at major festivals across Europe. Platero and I is the masterpiece of one of Spain's foremost 20th century poets, Juan Ramon Jimenez, winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 1956. Deeply inspired by this collection of 138 prose poems, Italian compose Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco carefully selected 28 of these poems and set them to music in the 1960's. Guitarist Catherine Liolios was born in Paris in 1969. She studied under Spanish masters Jose-Maria Sierra and Alberto Ponce, and appears regularly as a soloist at major festivals across Europe. Read less

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Platero and I, Op. 190 by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Catherine Liolios (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 

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