Ginastera - Glosses on Themes of Pablo Casals, etc | Naxos 8572249

Ginastera - Glosses on Themes of Pablo Casals, etc

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Label: Naxos

Cat No: 8572249

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 1

Genre: Orchestral

Release Date: 4th January 2010

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Alberto Ginastera’s dazzling Glosses on Themes of Pablo Casals, heard here in both its original version for string quartet and string orchestra and its later, fully-orchestrated version, pays tribute to his close friend, the legendary cellist (and composer) on the occasion of the centenary of Casals’ birth.

The Variaciones concertantes places a variety of instruments in the limelight with featured solos, culminating in a virtuosic malambo, the archetypical gaucho ‘jousting’ dance whose vertiginous motion engenders frenetic enthusiasm among both participants and onlookers.

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