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MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - SPAIN: Toledo and Cordoba (NTSC)


TOLEDO AND CÓRDOBA

 

The Places
Our visit to Spain centres on the old capital of Castile, Toledo, historically famous for its steel and swords, the home of the great painter known as El Greco. There are views of Córdoba, with its relics of Moorish occupation and a brief glimpse of the windmills on the plains of La Mancha, buildings Don Quixote once mistook for giants.

 

The Music
The music of Spain held an exotic attraction for composers from other countries. The French composer Lalo was of remote Spanish origin himself, and his Symphonie espagnole, written for the great Spanish violinist Pablo Sarasate, evokes the spirit of the country. Sarasate himself is represented here by a gypsy piece, Zigeunerweisen, and the versatile and prolific French composer Saint-Saëns, who also dedicated a number of works to Sarasate, by his Spanish Havanaise.

 

Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: Dolby Digital / DTS Surround
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 52 mins
No. of DVDs: 1







Composer(s):
Lalo, Edouard; Saint-Saens, Camille; Sarasate, Pablo de

Conductor(s):
Wildner, Johannes

Orchestra(s):
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Bisengaliev, Marat

Label: Naxos

Series: A Musical Journey

Genre: Classical Concert

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 2.110255

Barcode: 747313525553

Physical Release: 05/2009

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