Image

Giuliani, Mauro - Guitar Solo and Chamber Music - Various



Toimitusaika: Noin 7 - 14 arkipäivää
Popular folk songs and dances by an early-Romantic guitar pioneer, performed on a notable instrument from the era. A series of Brilliant Classics albums has uncovered the beguiling output of Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829) and revealed his importance to a modern audience. Concerto (BC92621), duos (BC93381), songs (BC94479) and arrangements of Rossini, Cimarosa and others demonstrate Giuliani’s verve and versatility in marrying Spanish guitar traditions to the emerging Italian bel canto style. Giuliani always had an ear for a memorable tune, whether his or someone else’s. There are two versions here of The Last Rose of Summer, and one of The Blue Bells of Scotland, though the Puglian composer never travelled beyond the shores of mainland Europe. The fashionable genre of variations on an operatic theme – of which Giuliani produced some 60 examples – is represented here by a set on ‘Io ti vidi e t’adorai’, from the opera Amazilia by Giovanni Pacini, who enjoyed a vastly more celebrated reputation than he does today. Stefano Cardi has also made selections from longer collections such as the Divertimenti notturni, the Choix de mes fleurs cheries and Zwölf neue Wald-Ländler: all brief, simple and yet colourful melodies. He plays them here on an original 1821 guitar made by Gennaro Fabricatore. Though it now resides in the possession of a Genovese museum, the instrument was originally owned by the writer and political activist Giuseppe Mazzini, who spearheaded the republican movement towards a unified Italy. In fact, as the booklet note reveals, Mazzini was also an enthusiastic amateur guitarist. This album thus holds a fascination as a multi-layered cultural artefact. Mauro Giuliani (1781 - 1828) was a contemporary of Schubert and one of the many Italian guitar virtuosos who had to flee his own country to get noticed. He ended up in Vienna frequently playing in the fashionable salons and contributing to the guitar becoming all the rage there. As a composer he mainly wrote for his own use: around 200 pieces in all. Many of his works are still popular today, and belong to the standard guitar repertoire. This new recording contains an attractive selection of his works, for guitar solo, for flute and guitar, for voice and guitar and guitar duo. The style is charming, strongly melodious and expertly written for the instrument. Guitarist Stefano Cardi plays a special historic instrument, built in 1821 by the famous Gennaro Fabricatore. This beautiful instrument was in the possession of Giuseppe Mazzini, the great Italian politician who forged Italy to a Republic.
Tietoja
Tuotenumero 95813
Viivakoodi 5028421958132
Julkaisupäivä 1.2.2019
Kategoria Klassinen
Levymerkki Brilliant Classics
Formaatti CD
Tuotteiden lukumäärä 1
Esittäjät
Artistit Various
Säveltäjät Giuliani, Mauro
Kirjoita arviosi
Kirjaudu sisään kirjoittaaksesi arvion
Jos pidät Guitar Solo and Chamber Music, kerro siitä myös ystävillesi! Voit jakaa tämän sivun helposti Facebookissa ja sähköpostissa alapuolella olevasta valikosta.

Suosituksia

Image
54,95 €
Various - Theodore Kuchar: Dvorák, Shostakovich, Smetana, Nielsen (13 CD) - Kuchar, Theodore
Image
66,95 €
César Franck Edition (23 CD) - Franck, César - Various
Image
29,95 €
Dvorák, Antonín - Complete Sacred Choral Music (7 CD) - Various
Image
17,95 €
Tosti, Paolo - The Song of a Life, Vol. 2 (4 CD) - Various
Passio: Music for Holy Week & Easter (25 CD) - Various - Various 95653 23.3.2018 79,95 €
Loppu varastosta
Alkan, Charles-Valentin - Alkan Edition (13 CD) - Various 95568 17.11.2017 48,95 €
Haydn, Joseph - Haydn Edition (160 CD) - Various 95594 3.11.2017 197,50 €
Liszt, Franz - The Great Piano Works (15 CD) - Various 95564 22.9.2017 59,95 €
Giuliani, Mauro - Guitar Concertos - Maccari, Claudio / Pugliese, Paolo 93264 17.11.2011 9,99 €
Loppu varastosta
Giuliani, Mauro - Music for Guitar and Fortepiano 94190 3.5.2011 9,99 €
Image
Oma tili
Oma ostoskori: 0 tuotteet