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Naxos releases the first of two CDs by the Brasil Guitar Duo

December 20, 2008

CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO: Music for Two Guitars, Vol. 1
Sonatina canonica / Les guitares bien temperees

5 STARS “Sonics are first rate, and the interplay of the two guitars is a delight” (Audiophile Audition)


CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO: Complete Music for Two Guitars, Vol. 2
Preludes and Fugues Nos. 13-24 from ‘Les Guitares Bien Tempérées / Fuga Elegiaca

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s The Well-tempered Guitars is a skillfully crafted set of 24 Preludes and Fugues that carried the model of J. S. Bach’s great ‘48’ forward into the 20th Century. Encompassing a wide range of styles, from Baroque dances to Classical and Romantic miniatures, with jazz inflections and an amiable awareness of  modern modalities, this popular masterpiece rewards players and listeners alike.

Brasil Guitar Duo Biography & Discography

Castelnuovo-Tedesco Biography & Discography


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