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Specially priced at two CDs for one, Essential Guitar collects the most popular classical music written for the instrument, including works by Bach, Vivaldi, Albéniz, Rodrigo, and many others. And with performances from Julian Bream, Pepe Romero, Andrés Segovia, John Williams, and more, it's a guitar enthusiast's dream come true.
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Editorial Reviews

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Specially priced at two CDs for one, Essential Guitar collects the most popular classical music written for the instrument, including works by Bach, Vivaldi, Albéniz, Rodrigo, and many others. And with performances from Julian Bream, Pepe Romero, Andrés Segovia, John Williams, and more, it's a guitar enthusiast's dream come true.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/13/2002
  • Label: Decca
  • UPC: 028947047728
  • Catalog Number: 470477
  • Sales rank: 21,918

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1–3 Concierto de Aranjuez, for guitar & orchestra - Joaquín Rodrigo & Neville Marriner (22:39)
  2. 2 España, album leaves (6) for piano, Op. 165, B. 37: Tango - Celin Romero & Isaac Albéniz (2:16)
  3. 3 Cavatina (from "The Deer Hunter") - Stanley Myers & Göran Söllscher (3:35)
  4. 4 Partita for solo violin No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: Prélude - Johann Sebastian Bach & Eduardo Fernandez (3:55)
  5. 5 Suite española No. 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7: Asturias (Leyenda) - Isaac Albéniz & Pepe Romero (6:14)
  6. 6 Recuerdos de la Alhambra, for guitar - Francisco Tárrega & Eduardo Fernandez (4:45)
  7. 7 La Vida breve, opera, G. 35/39 (2 versions): Dance - Manuel de Falla & Nicola Hall (3:43)
  8. 8 Castles of Spain, for guitar: Torija (Elegía) - Federico Moreno Torroba & Andrés Segovia (2:14)
  9. 9 Castles of Spain, for guitar: Alcañiz (Festiva) - Federico Moreno Torroba & Andrés Segovia (1:57)
  10. 10 Suite for solo cello No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: Prelude - Johann Sebastian Bach & John Williams [guitar] (2:23)
  11. 11 Lute (Chamber) Concerto, for lute (or guitar), 2 violins & continuo in D major, RV 93: 2. Largo - Gian Francesco Malipiero & Antonio Vivaldi (5:12)
  12. 12 Romanza de los piños, for guitar - Federico Moreno Torroba & Pepe Romero (1:50)
  13. 13 Prelúdio, for guitar No. 1 in E Minor, A. 419/1 - Heitor Villa-Lobos & Julian Bream (4:20)
  14. 14 Danza Paraguaya, for guitar [No. 1] - Agustín Barrios-Mangoré & Eduardo Fernandez (2:15)
  15. 15 Malagueña Fantasia for guitar - Celedonio Romero & Pepe Romero (5:17)
  16. 16 Ayer y hoy (Guajiras), for guitar - Paco Peña & Paco Peña (4:15)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Jeux Interdits, romance for guitar - Anonymous & Pepe Romero (1:50)
  2. 2 Suite española No. 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7: Sevilla (Sevillanas) - Eduardo Fernandez & Isaac Albéniz (4:37)
  3. 3 Andaluza (Playera), for guitar or other instrument (arrangement of No. 5 of 12 Spanish Dances) - Celin Romero & Enriqué Granados (4:01)
  4. 4 Suite española No. 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7: Granada (Serenata) - Isaac Albéniz & Pepe Romero (4:34)
  5. 5 Concerto for oboe, strings & continuo in D minor, SF. 935 (often transposed to C minor): 2. Andante sostenuto - Alessandro Marcello & Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields (4:23)
  6. 6 Sonata for keyboard in E major, K. 380 (L. 23) "Cortège" - Alexandre Lagoya & Domenico Scarlatti (5:09)
  7. 7 Suite for solo cello No. 3 in C major, BWV 1009: Courante - Johann Sebastian Bach & Pepe Romero (2:46)
  8. 8 Fantasie hongroise, for guitar, Op. 65/1 - Johann Kaspar Mertz & Nicola Hall (6:14)
  9. 9 Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5, for voice & piano, A. 390 - Heitor Villa-Lobos & Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields (4:41)
  10. 10 Fantasía para un gentilhombre, for guitar & orchestra: 1. Villano y Ricercare - Joaquín Rodrigo & Antonio de Almeida (4:49)
  11. 11 Cello Concerto in D major, G. 479: Excerpt - Gaspar Cassadó & Luigi Boccherini (6:15)
  12. 12 Prelude for lute in C minor, BWV 999 (BC L171) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Eduardo Fernandez (1:30)
  13. 13 Tres Temas Populares Cubanos for guitar: Canción de cuna - Eduardo Fernandez & Leo Brouwer (3:26)
  14. 14 Caprice for solo violin in A minor (Theme & Variations), Op. 1/24 - Niccolò Paganini & Nicola Hall (4:45)
  15. 15 Guitar Concerto, for guitar & chamber orchestra, Op. 67: 3. Con brio - Malcolm Arnold & English Chamber Orchestra (4:27)
  16. 16 Batucada, for guitar (from Cenas Brasileiras) - Isaías Sávio & Eduardo Fernandez (2:44)
  17. 17 Noche en Malaga - Celedonio Romero & Los Romeros (4:00)
  18. 18 La Alcazaba (Verdiales) - Traditional & Paco Peña (3:08)
  19. 19 Estudio Brillante for guitar - Jean-Delphin Alard & Francisco Tárrega (1:48)
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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    Essential Guitar

    Very, very nice! I listen to this one often!

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