Fernando Lopes-Graça: Symphony for Orchestra

Naxos: 8572892

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Fernando Lopes-Graça: Symphony for Orchestra

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

8572892
(8.572892)

Discs:

1

Release date:

30th April 2012

Barcode:

0747313289271

Length:

65 minutes

Medium:

CD (download also available)
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Fernando Lopes-Graça: Symphony for Orchestra


Lopes Graca:

Symphony for Orchestra

Suite Rústica No. 1

December Poem

Festival March


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Fernando Lopes-Graça was one of the most prolific Portuguese composers of the 20th century. His use of Portuguese folk-music to forge a personal style is represented in the Suite Rústica No. 1. More sombre moods are expressed in the dark atmosphere of December Poem, which contrasts with the extrovert Festival March. Neo-classical in its extended structures and thematic development, Lopes-Graça’s award-winning Symphony maintains an unmistakable connection with the colours and textures of his nation to create music of great expressive and dramatic depth.

Fernando Lopes-Graca: Suite Rustica No. 1

I. Andante con moto, ma semplice

II. Non troppo vivo

III. Andante

IV. Un poco vivo, grazioso

V. Lento, non troppo

VI. Allegro moderato

Fernando Lopes-Graca: Poema de dezembro (December Poem)

Poema de dezembro (December Poem)

Fernando Lopes-Graca: Marcha festiva (Festival March)

Marcha festiva (Festival March)

Fernando Lopes-Graca: Sinfonia

I. Allegro rapsodico

II. Intermezzo

III. Passacaglia

MusicWeb International

16th July 2013

“Lopes-Graça is a significant composer who should be much better known, and these are...important recordings that all 20th-century music cognoscenti should be familiar with.”

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