In some of these Glosses, Opp. 46 and 48, it’s not clear what, apart from a desire to pay homage to his wife’s teacher and friend Casals, Ginastera felt he was. View the sheetmusic and listen to the Viola: Ginastera: Variaciones Concertantes , Variation for Viola excerpt here. Clarinet performance practices for Alberto. Ginastera’s “Variaciones concertantes “: Solutions for orchestral auditions and performances.

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More convincing are the transformations, in two of the five short movements, of sardana material. Died June 25, in Geneva.

Variazone canonica for oboe and bassoon Adagio tranquillo 7.

Alberto Ginastera – Variaciones concertantes, for chamber orchestra, Op – Classical Archives

ginasterq This entry was posted by gene on January 24, at 9: The key switches to G; the rhythmic underpinning is a malambo, or gauchos’ dance. While the harp plays variants of the so-called “guitar chord” E-A-D-G-B-Ethe solo cello sings a contemplative theme verging on sadness.

Some concertqntes belong to the decorative, ornamental or elaborative type, others are written in the contemporary manner of metamorphosis, which consists of taking elements of the main theme and evolving from it new material.


Glosses on Themes of Pablo Casals. Jocose Variation for Flute Tempo giusto has a bustling accompaniment, leading into Here the harp starts with the guitar chord arpeggio.

Variaciones concertantes germinated for five years before Ginastera formally composed it during the second of four creative periods in his life. Ginnastera Wolfgang Korngold Born May. Rhythmic Variation for Trumpet and Trombone Allegro is another malambo, this one very brief.

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Variaciones Concertantes

I’m so glad I stumbled Reprise of the Theme for Double Bass Adagio molto espressivoharp-accompanied as before, but now markedly melancholic. Interlude for strings same tempo 3. Instead of using folkloristic material, I try to achieve an Variacionss atmosphere through the employment of my own thematic and rhythmic elements.

Ginastera himself grouped his music into three distinct periods. The key of E, major and minor, is established immediately. Modal in character, this may remind some of Respighi ‘s Gregorian-flavored music. Alberto Ginastera was a gifted young musician concdrtantes began piano study at age 7, entered a preparatory conservatory at age 12, and graduated from the National Conservatory of Music in Buenos Aires in Share on facebook twitter tumblr. Variaciones Concertantes; Piano Concerto No.


It then launches into a frenetic moto perpetuo dance.

In some of these GlossesOpp. Dramatic Variation for Viola Largo.

Ginastera : Variaciones concertantes

Whooping flutes and brass, pounding drums, and a string ostinato whip the piece to a rousing conclusion. There is a parallel between Ginastera and Copland. Like planes in an concertantfs, the music “peels away” from formation, chromatically.

Variazone giocosa for flute Tempo giusto 4. I have often wondered what song was playing in that scene. It is similar to the Spanish Flamenco but is danced solely by men.

Far less controversial, because tonal and non-serial, are the endearing Variaciones concertantes written more than 20 years earlier, in ; these are warmly recommended to anyone making their first acquaintance with Ginastera.

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