Classical Music Home

The World's Leading Classical Music Group

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?
Keyword Search
in
 
Classical Music Home > MONTSALVATGE, X.: Piano Music, Vol. 3 (Maso, Villalba) - Calidoscopio / 5 invocaciones al Crucificado

MONTSALVATGE, X.: Piano Music, Vol. 3 (Maso, Villalba) - Calidoscopio / 5 invocaciones al Crucificado

    

Back Cover Image 
Reviews
About this Recording
Catalan Contentment
– Jeremy Siepmann interviews pianist Jordi Masó
Sung Text

MONTSALVATGE, X.: Piano Music, Vol. 3 (Maso, Villalba) - Calidoscopio / 5 invocaciones al Crucificado

Xavier Montsalvatge was a major contributor to Catalonian culture in the 20th century. His works for two pianos collect most of his musical preoccupations into a single programme. The jazz-tinted Barcelona Blues reflects his “passion for the ballet”, and the Tres divertimentos his fascination with ‘Les Six’. Borrowing the sonorities of Bartók, Sum Vermis expresses the “tortured symbolism” of Jacint Verdaguer’s poetry. One of Montsalvatge’s own favourites, the rarely performed 5 Invocaciones al Crucificado evokes biblical dramatic intensity, and the self-paraphrasing Calidoscopio looks back over the composer’s own creative past. Jordi Masó’s complete recording of Montsalvatge’s solo piano music can be found on 8.570744 and 8.570756.


Montsalvatge, Xavier

  Barcelona Blues
1.   Barcelona Blues 00:05:16
  Calidoscopio
2.   I. Aproximacion a la fuga 00:05:07
3.   II. Capricho sobre la banalidad camuflada 00:05:19
4.   III. Collage para Albeniz 00:02:47
  Homenatge
5.   Homenatge 00:01:58
  3 Divertimentos (version for 2 pianos)
6.   No. 1. Deciso 00:02:30
7.   No. 2. Dolce 00:01:52
8.   No. 3. Vivo 00:02:14

Montsalvatge, Xavier
Verdaguer, Jacint, lyricist(s)

  Sum Vermis
9.   Sum Vermis 00:15:24

Montsalvatge, Xavier
Flory, Albert / Fortunatus, Venantius / Inigo Lopez de Mendoza / Llull, Ramon / Todi, Jacopone da, lyricist(s)

  5 invocaciones al Crucificado
10.   No. 1. De passione Christi 00:04:11
11.   No. 2. Pianto della Madonna 00:04:05
12.   No. 3. La Vierge couronnee 00:02:59
13.   No. 4. Lamentatio 00:06:31
14.   No. 5. D'oracio de temps 00:02:38

Total Playing Time: 01:02:51






Composer(s):
Montsalvatge, Xavier

Lyricist(s):
Flory, Albert; Fortunatus, Venantius; Inigo Lopez de Mendoza; Llull, Ramon; Todi, Jacopone da; Verdaguer, Jacint

Conductor(s):
Martinez Izquierdo, Ernest

Ensemble(s):
Barcelona 216

Artist(s):
Carceller, Ferran; Freund, Pia; Martinez, Miquel Angel; Maso, Jordi; Villalba, Miquel

Label: Naxos

Series: Spanish Classics

Genre: Instrumental; Vocal

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.572636

Barcode: 747313263677

Physical Release: 08/2012

For Worldwide / Download:
ClassicsOnLine
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from H & B Direct
For Spain Only:
Buy from ForumClasico
For Germany and Europe:
Buy from www.jpc.de
For U.K. Only:
Buy from NaxosDirect.co.uk
For Worldwide:
Buy from Presto Classical
For Germany:
Buy from NaxosDirekt.de

 



 Tell a Friend |  Bookmark this page Digg It |  Bookmark this page Del.icio.us. |  Add to Facebook Facebook |  FURL FURL |  Add to MySpace MySpace |  Stumbleupon StumbleUpon |  Twitter Twitter

Famous Composers Quick Link:
Bach | Beethoven | Chopin | Dowland | Handel | Haydn | Mozart | Glazunov | Schumann | R Strauss | Vivaldi
12:30:06 PM, 22 December 2014
All Naxos Historical, Naxos Classical Archives, Naxos Jazz, Folk and Rock Legends and Naxos Nostalgia titles are not available in the United States and some titles may not be available in Australia and Singapore because these countries have copyright laws that provide or may provide for terms of protection for sound recordings that differ from the rest of the world.
Copyright © 2014 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.     Terms of Use     Privacy Policy
-208-
Classical Music Home
NOTICE: This site was unavailable for several hours on Saturday, June 25th 2011 due to some unexpected but essential maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience.