Brouwer: The Book of Signs - Bellinati: Concerto Caboclo / Amado, Delaware Symphony

Release Date: 4/13/2018
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8573603
Conductor: David Amado
Number of Discs: 1

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These two concertos show the increasing importance of the guitar duo on the world’s concert stages. Leo Brouwer, one of the foremost Latin American composers, has written many admired guitar concertos but The Book of Signs is his first for two guitars, a double concerto of great virtuosity, with a majestic, songful theme in its central movement. A crucial figure in the global promotion of Brazilian rhythms for the guitar, Paulo Bellinati deploys luxurious harmonies and brilliantly effective techniques to pay tribute to the country music of Sao Paulo State in Concerto Caboclo.

Works on This Recording
1. The Book of Signs by Leo Brouwer
Conductor: David Amado
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2003 ; Cuba
2. Concerto Caboclo by Paulo Bellinati
Conductor: David Amado
Period: Contemporary
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