Albéniz: Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

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O Duo: Searching

O Duo: Searching

Works for Percussion Duet



O Duo

Signals from space

O Duo


Cadiz (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

arr. O Duo

Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

arr. O Duo

Bach, J S:

French Suite No. 5 in G major, BWV816

arr. O Duo for percussion

Glass, P:

Mad Rush


Musica ricercata No. 7


Prelude in C major, Op. 12 No. 7


Prelude for piano, Op. 34 No. 5 in D major


Silence twice broken


The Four Seasons: Summer, RV315 - Presto

arr. Oliver Cox

O Duo: Owen Gunnell, Oliver Cox

Percussion has found its place in mainstream music making, evidenced by the huge success of Colin Currie's recent Southbank festival and the number of new works and arrangements for today's virtuoso players who include the spectacular O Duo.

This, their second album for Champs Hill Records, features a wide range of repertoire from Bach and Vivaldi to Philip Glass and Fraser Trainer.

The modern marimba and modern multi-stick techniques allow players to perform virtuosic and demanding music such as the Presto from Vivaldi’s Quattro Stagioni, as well as the intimately lyrical - as demonstrated by O Duo’s transcription of the Sarabande from Bach’s French Suite no.5.

The music of Albéniz - his Suite Española, character pieces representing the different regions of Spain - transcribe brilliantly for percussion. O Duo’s arrangement positively sparkles, making the most of the music’s chromatic sidesteps and its melodic beauty.

Prokofiev's Harp Prelude sounds entirely idiomatic for percussion, as does the seventh movement of Ligeti’s Musica Ricercata, and sits comfortably alongside Philip Glass’s Mad Rush.

British composer Fraser Trainer wrote a double concerto for percussion and orchestra, called 'Breaking Silence', for O Duo, Sinfonia Viva and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in 2012-13. Silence Twice Broken is a newly written piece for duo alone, based on material from the earlier work.

O Duo’s own composition from 2011, Searching, represents a journey spent - as the title might suggest - 'searching' for something, and the emotions and feelings which this journey throws up - sadness, longing, excitement, anticipation among others.

Oliver Cox’s Signals from Space explores a very wide variety of timbre by employing many different instruments, including such unexpected things as two metal pipes, a metal bucket with rivets, a spring coil, bowed glockenspiel and tuned alpine cowbells.

Described by The Daily Telegraph as ‘brimming with style and panache’, in recent years O Duo has won a Special Commissioning Award from the Borletti-Buitoni Trust and has been appointed Artistic Directors of the Children’s Classic Concerts series in Scotland. Owen Gunnell and Olly Cox reveal their artistic quality, passion for commissioning new repertoire and dedication to education work.

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Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)


Old Hungarian dances from the 17th century


Lyric Pieces Op. 65: No. 6 - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen

Lyric Pieces Op. 71: No. 3 - Puck


Six Bagatelles for wind quintet


In the Village

Ein Kinderscherz



Milonga del ángel

Pierné, G:

Introduction et variations sur une ronde populaire, for saxophone quartet




Berlage Saxophone Quartet

The four young musicians take us on an enthralling and virtuosic journey around the world, from Spain by way of France to Norway, then eastward to Russia, the Czech Republic and Hungary, and finally with a grand leap to Argentina – always in quest of masterpieces of popular inspiration, the best of which have been brought together on this Super Audio CD.

Featured works range from Grieg’s Wedding Day in Troldhaugen to Piazzolla’s demanding Tango nuevo and then on to jazz études by Erwin Schulhoff influenced by the Charleston and blues. The Russian 'Shoulder-Blade Dance' by Farkas and Ligeti’s Bagatelles, in the original set for wind quintet, certainly represent a high point, and so does Pierné’s Introduction et Variations, one of the rare original compositions for saxophone quartet.

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Hybrid Multi-channel

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Isaac Albéniz: Transcripcions per a guitarra

Isaac Albéniz: Transcripcions per a guitarra


Asturias (from Suite espanola, Op. 47)

Evocación (from Iberia, book 1)

El puerto (from Iberia, book 1)

Pavana-Capricho Op. 12

Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

Granada (from Suite española No. 1, Op. 47)

Sevilla (from Suite Española, Op. 47)


Cadiz (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

Zambra Granadina

Piezas Características, Op. 92: Torre Bermeja

Yorgos Arguiriadis (guitar)

La Ma de Guido - LMG2113

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The Great Spanish Pianists

The Great Spanish Pianists

The Original Piano Roll recordings





Paquita Segovia


Serenata española, Op. 181

Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

Sevilla (from Suite Española, Op. 47)



In Cuban Style


Danza española, Op. 37 No. 1 'Galante'

Danza española, Op. 37 No. 2 'Orientale'

Danza española, Op. 37 No. 5 'Andaluza'

Danza española, Op. 37 No. 7 'Valenciana'

Danza española, Op. 37 No. 10 'Melancólica'

Prelude from 'Maria Del Carmen'

Spanish Waltzes


Spanish Rhythms (extracts)

Poursuite 'Souvenirs of Youth'

A fine collection of some delightful Spanish pieces composed for piano.

Hear Granados, De Falla, Segovia and Laparra playing their own compositions.

Dal Segno - The Original Piano Roll Recordings - DSPRCD037



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Jaleo: Two-Piano Music from Spain

Jaleo: Two-Piano Music from Spain


Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

Cuba (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

El Albaicín (from Iberia, book 3)

Pavana-Capricho Op. 12


El sombrero de tres picos: Danza del molinero (farruca)

Danse Espagnole No. 1 (from La Vida Breve)


El Pelele

Allegro de concierto, Op. 46

Soler, A:

Concerto No. 1 in C major for two organs

Concerto No. 3 in G major for two keyboards

Elena Martin (piano), Jose Meliton (piano)

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The Great Female Pianists Volume 5 - Paquita Madriguera Segovia

The Great Female Pianists Volume 5 - Paquita Madriguera Segovia


Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

Serenata española, Op. 181

Suite española No. 2, Op. 97



La Morena Delahaye

La Mouche Mme Segovia: Serenade

Pastorale No.1 & No.2


Arabesque No. 2


Allegro de concierto, Op. 46

Goyescas (opera): Intermezzo


Consolation, S. 172 No. 3 in D flat major


Spanish Dance No.2

Spanish Dance No.5

Sparks No.6

Spanish Caprice

Paquita Madriguera Segovia (piano)

Dal Segno - The Great Female Pianists - DSPRCD015



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Katona Twins - Albéniz

Katona Twins - Albéniz


Mallorca, barcarola, Op. 202

Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

Córdoba (from Chants d’Espagne Op. 232)

Zambra Granadina

España, six feuillets d'album, Op. 165

El puerto (from Iberia, book 1)

Evocación (from Iberia, book 1)

El Albaicín (from Iberia, book 3)

Triana (from Iberia, book 2)

Katona Twins (guitar duo)

All pieces arranged by Peter and Zoltán Katona

This is one of the few time's I've heard the famous Tango in D (part of España) played as if it really were a tango-very refreshing. I except many hours of pleasure from this wonderful CD and, if you love this music, you can expect the same - Fanfare

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Anthology of Classical Guitar Music

Anthology of Classical Guitar Music


Aragón (from Suite española Op. 47, 1886)

Cantos de España (5), Op. 232, No. 2 'Orientale'

Sevilla (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

Granada (from Suite española No. 1, Op. 47)

Cadiz (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

Córdoba (from Chants d’Espagne Op. 232)

Cuba (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

Asturias (from Suite espanola, Op. 47)

Castilla/Seguidillas (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

Cataluna (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

Sous le palmier, Op. 232, No. 3


Corale No. 45, notturno


Preludes (12) for guitar

Bach, J S:

Lute Suite No. 1 in E minor, BWV996

Lute Suite No. 4 in E major, BWV1006a

Partita for solo violin No. 2 in D minor, BWV1004

(arr. for guitar)


Sonatine for mandolin and fortepiano in C minor, WoO 43a

Sonatine for mandolin and fortepiano in C major, WoO 44a

Andante and Variations in D Major, WoO 44b

Variations (6) in G major on the duet 'Nel cor più non mi sento' from the opera La Molinara by Giovanni Paisiello, WoO 70


Guitar Sonata No. 1


Variations and Polonaise on a duet from Bellini's I Capuleti e i Montecchi, Op. 30


Sonata No. 1 for Guitar

Sonata No. 2 for Guitar

Cinque Pezzi di Mare

Introduction, Passacaglia and Fugue for the 'Golden Flower'

Quatre Bagetelles

Polyrhythmic and Polymetric Studies


Variations on Nel cor piu non mi sento, Op. 8

Brouwer, L:

Sonata del Caminante

Estudios Sencillos

Nuevos estudios sencillos (2001)

Preludios Epigramaticos


Solo, Op. 76, No. 1

Trois Menuets et Trois Valses, Op. 84

From L’Utile e l’Agréable: Grande et seul recueil, Op. 114

Petits solos brillants et non difficiles, Op. 262

Trois Divertissements in E, Op. 223 for tuned guitar


Preambulo y Sardana


24 Preludes and Fugues for 2 Guitars Op. 199 (selection)


Keyboard Sonata in A Minor, C.2

Keyboard Sonata, C.3

Keyboard Sonata, C.4

Keyboard Sonata, C.5

Keyboard Sonata, C.16

Keyboard Sonata in D Minor, C.17

Keyboard Sonata in D Minor, C.9

Keyboard Sonata, C.14

Keyboard Sonata, C.15

Keyboard Sonata, C.18

Keyboard Sonata, C.19

Keyboard Sonata, C.20

Keyboard Sonata, C.21

Keyboard Sonata, C.22

Keyboard Sonata, C.23

Keyboard Sonata, C.24

Keyboard Sonata, C.25

Keyboard Sonata, C.33

Keyboard Sonata, C.34

Keyboard Sonata, C.35

Keyboard Sonata, C.36

Keyboard Sonata, C.37

Keyboard Sonata, C.47

Keyboard Sonata, C.49

Keyboard Sonata, C.50

Keyboard Sonata, C.53

Keyboard Sonata, C.55

Keyboard Sonata, C.56

Keyboard Sonata, C.58

Keyboard Sonata, C.61

Coste, N:

25 Etudes, Op. 38

Grande Sérénade, Op. 30

Fantaisie on two themes from Bellini's Norma, Op. 16

Introduction and Variations on a theme by Bellini (Il Pirata)


Sonata No. 1 in C Major

Sonata No. 2 in A Major

Sonata No. 3 in F Major




Exercitium Tonale

Farnaby, G:

Sonata No. 2

Sonata No. 3

Sonata No. 4


Guitar Sonata, Op. 47

Giuliani, Mauro:

Introduction, Theme with Variations and Polonaise in A, Op. 65

Sinfonia nell'opera La Gazza Ladra del M. Rossini

Sinfonia nell'opera l'Assedio di Corinto del M. Rossini

Sinfonia nell'opera Elisabetta Rigina di Inghilterra del M. Rossini

Sinfonia nell'opera La Cenerentola del G. Rossini

Sinfonia nell'opera Il Pirata del M. Bellini

Ouverture de l'opera La Vestale par M. Spontini

Variations on "Deh alma oh cliel" from Rossinis Otello for Guitar "terzina" and String Quartet Op. 101

Henze, H:

Drei Tentos

Royal Winter Music 1 - First Sonata on Shakespearean Characters for Guitar

Royal Winter Music 2 - Second Sonata on Shakespearean Characters for Guitar


Pequeña Suite No. 1, Op. 80

Hummel, J:

Sonata for fortepiano and mandolin in C major, Op. 37a

Potpourri for Piano and Guitar in G minor, Op. 53


Light Frameworks

Sei Intonazioni




Cuatro valses venezolanos


Duetto Concertante, Op. 23

Cavatina d'Ernani

Gran Duetto, Op. 87

Cavatina D'Elvira



La cancó del lladre

El Noi de la Mare (The Mother's Son)

El Mestre (The Master)

Lo rossinyol

L'Heureu Riera

El Testament d'Amelia (Amelia's Testament)

Lo fill del rei

La pastoreta


La filadora

La filla del marxant

La nit de Nadal

La preço de Lleida

Scherzo - Vals

Mazurka for Federico Bufaletti


Variaciones sobre un tema de Sor

Manca, R:

Notturno No. 3



Bardenklange, Op. 13

Opern-Revue, Op. 8: Fantasia No. 11 on Marino Faliero (after Donizetti)


3 Nocturnes


Cancion i danza No. 10

Suite Compostelana


Suite Colombiana No. 4


Suite Antiga, Op. 11



Grande sonata concertata MS 3

Palacios, A:

Sonata para guitarra


Sons de carrilhões


Cuarto Estaciones Porteñas

Tango Sensations (5) for bandoneón & string quartet

Concerto for Bandoneon, Guitar & Orchestra 'Hommage à Liege'

Ponce, M:

Sonatina Meridional

Guitar Sonata No. 3

Sonata Mexicana

Twenty Four Preludes

Sonata Mexicana

Tres canciones populares

Tres instantes de éxtasis

Miniaturas sinaloenses

Pujol, M D:

Historias sin Palabras



Rêverie nocturne, Op. 19

Fete Villageoise (Rondo Caprice), Op. 20

Air Varié No 1, Op. 21

Air Varié No 2, Op. 22

Introduction and Caprice, Op. 23

Air Varié de l'opera de Bellini I Capuleti e i Montecchi


Invocación y danza


Valse crépuscalaire


La notte di Penelope



Trois preludes

Six Pièces faciles

Musique pour Claudel No. 1

Musique pour Claudel No. 2

Scarlatti, D:

Keyboard Sonata K377 in B minor

Keyboard Sonata K208 in A major

Keyboard Sonata K209 in A major

Keyboard Sonata K32 in D minor

Keyboard Sonata K77 in D minor

Keyboard Sonata K34 in D minor

Keyboard Sonata K291 in E minor

Keyboard Sonata K292 in E minor

Keyboard Sonata K481 in F minor

Keyboard Sonata K476 in G minor

Keyboard Sonata K213 in D minor


Ninna nanna a Donegal

Le colline di Karen, notturno africano


Etudes for Guitar (excerpts)



Hommage a Chopin

Suite in Modo Polonico


Deux chansons populaires


Capricho árabe

La alborada

Marieta (Mazurka)


María, gavota

Isabel (Vals) [Johann Strauss II]

La cartagenera



El columpio

Danza Mora

Gran vals

Malagueña fácil

Recuerdos de la Alhambra

Mazurka in G

Las Dos Hermanas

Minuetto in E major

Paquito (Vals)


Danza odalisca


Vals (in D)

Variations on Carnival of Venice




Sonatina in A major for solo guitar


Puertas de Madrid



About 500 Years


Fandanguillo, Op. 36

Sevillana, Op. 29

Ráfaga, Op. 53

Garrotin y Soleares

Sonata for Guitar, Op. 61


6 Variations, Op. 42


Preludes (5) for guitar

Suite populaire brésilienne

Valsa-Concerto No. 2, Op. 8



Guitar Suite in F-Sharp Major

Guitar Suite in B Minor

Guitar Suite in G Major

Guitar Suite in D Minor

York, A:

Into dark

Guitar lovers are lucky enough to have their pick of repertoire, spanning the entire globe as well as many centuries. Never before, however, have they been able to listen to their favourite pieces all in one place – from Baroque to 20th Century, from Latin America to north Germany. This ambitious and expansive set of 40 CDs brings together a wide range of works for solo guitar guaranteed to satisfy those eager to explore repertoire both known and unknown.

We start our journey with Robert de Visée, born around 30 years before J.S. Bach. His Suites – which may also have been played on a lute or theorbo – are fascinating examples of some of the only existing French Baroque music for guitar. Bach himself did not write as much music for the stringed instrument as he did for keyboard; however, the transcriptions of his violin Partitas work perfectly on the guitar. Likewise, Sonatas by Domenico Scarlatti have been transcribed here from the keyboard for the guitar. The Italian composer worked in Spain for the majority of his life, and the Spanish influences he picked up there make a smooth transition to the stringed instrument.

The Classical and Romantic eras saw a period of development. Fernando Sor, one of the most important figures in guitar music, elevated the guitar from a 'tavern' instrument to one that commanded respect. He himself contributed a vast amount to the guitar canon – such as his Études – alongside the Italians Ferdinando Carulli and Luigi Rinaldo Legnani and Sor's pupil, Napoléon Coste, who became the leading guitarist in his native France.

Sor's 20th-century successor is arguably Francisco Tárrega, considered the father of the guitar. His technical innovations helped to raise the profile of the guitar as a solo instrument, as he successfully persuaded Antonio de Torres Jurado to construct a large instrument suitable for use in concert halls. The Spaniards dominated this period – alongside Tárrega were Isaac Albéniz (who never actually wrote specifically for the guitar, but whose music has been arranged a number of times), Joaquín Turina, Joaquín Rodrigo and Manuel de Falla. Rodrigo's homage to Falla – the Invocación y danza – shows the composer's recognition of Falla as one of the greatest influences on Spanish composers working in the latter half of the 20th century.

Next, we travel across the Atlantic to investigate one of the most important locations for the creation of guitar music: Latin America. Composers working here took particular inspiration from indigenous influences, including the Paraguyan Agustín Barrios Mangoré and the Argentinian Ástor Piazzolla. Manuel Ponce, a leading Mexican composer, wrote his famous Estrellita, which soon became a beloved Mexican folk song. It is present here in a sparkling arrangement for solo guitar.

The 20th century saw the expansion of the guitar across the globe. The repertoire grew widely, thanks to composers from such diverse places as Russia, Poland and the Netherlands. German composer Hans Werner Henze wrote his original Royal Winter Music, based on Shakespearean characters, in the late 1970s. Jewish composer Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, born in Italy, spent much of his career in Hollywood, after fleeing the Nazi threat in Europe in 1939. He still wrote much classical music alongside his works for the big screen, including his well known Les Guitares bien tempérées. Dutch composer Henk Badings was discredited after the war for having cooperated with the Nazis. A recent renewed interest in his music has resulted in this recording of his Twelve Preludes for solo guitar – a world premiere for Brilliant Classics, first released in 2012.

This set features performers of international quality. Among them are: the Paganini expert Luigi Attademo; Cristiano Porqueddu, who will be performing in New York's Carnegie Hall in July 2017; Frédéric Zigante; Giulio Tampalini; and many more besides. There are numerous world premiere recordings, of works both modern and older, thanks to recent rediscoveries. The guitars used range from carefully crafted modern instruments to period instruments, including the 'Sabionari' guitar by Antonio Stradivari. The release will be sure to satisfy both guitar aficionados and those looking to dip in and out of a diverse mixture of guitar music from around the globe.

The most extensive guitar collection available! This 40 CD set spans several centuries of guitar music: from the Baroque where the guitar gained preference over its ancestor the Lute, to the Classical Period in which the instrument was emancipated and gained its rightful place as a serious concert instrument, through Spain, its country of origin, right into the 20th century where famous composers extended its sonic possibilities to the very borders of the spectrum. A treasure trove of unprecedented scope and substance, for both connoisseur and music lover, performed by world class guitarists!

Recorded between 1996 and 2015.

Contains liner notes written by Philip Borg-Wheeler specially for this release.

The booklet presents the necessary background to the music, putting each composer in his historic perspective.

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