Alberto Evaristo Ginastera was an Argentine composer of classical music. He is considered one of the most important 20th-century classical composers of the. This monograph presents a detailed descriptive analysis and performer’s guide for Alberto Ginastera’s Twelve American Preludes Op The author. Ginastera: 12 American Preludes (Doce Preludios Americanos) [Alberto Ginastera, Alejandro Cremaschi] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
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Alberto Evaristo Ginastera Spanish pronunciation: During his later years, he preferred to use the Catalan and Italian pronunciation of his surname — IPA: The rest of the series unfolds similarly, in a series of textural and temporal contrasts that includes a pair of studies in pentatonic modes that are anachronistic in their mixture of simple melodic ginastega and modern gestures.
Among other distinguishing features, these periods vary in their use of traditional Argentine musical elements.
American Preludes (12) Complete
Prelures term “American” here is taken in a broader sense than Yankee listeners sometimes assume: Archived from the original on Some of these are suggested only vaguely by the individual pieces’ titles. Ginastera studied ginastear the Williams Conservatory in Buenos Aires, graduating in Sonata para Piano; 12 American Preludes.
Harp Concerto Piano Concerto No. Introspection Late Night Partying. Ginastera was born in Buenos Aires to a Catalan father and an Italian mother. This page was last edited on 15 Novemberat G to J Alberto Ginastera.
Streams Videos All Posts. The opening piece, “Accents,” consists of an unbroken chain of chords spanning the entire keyboard, their metric delivery made clear by an emphasis on triple divisions. The Musical Timesno. His Objective Nationalistic works often integrate Argentine folk themes in a straightforward fashion, while works in the later periods incorporate traditional elements in increasingly abstracted forms.
AllMusic Featured Composition Noteworthy. As exemplified in works such as the Danzas Argentinas, Op. Ginastera grouped his music into three periods: Archived copy as title link. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. This tradition holds that the Gauchoor landless native horseman of the plains, is a symbol of Argentina. Compositions by Alberto Ginastera. Macmillan Publishers, ; Evett, Robert.
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Alberto Ginastera – American Preludes (12) Complete
Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. He held a number of teaching posts. List of music students by teacher: Jazz Latin New Age.
The subsequent movement, bearing the simple title “Sadness,” is an exercise in economy; a plain and plaintive melody in the right hand accompanied by sparse, single notes in the left, and a Spartan counterpoint that finds repose only in the subtle shift to the major mode near the piece’s end.
Alberto Ginastera composed his 12 American Preludes near the end of his early, most explicitly nationalistic period.
Share on facebook twitter tumblr. As Argentinean pianist Alberto Portugheis arguably the foremost interpreter of Ginastera ‘s piano music described, ” Ginastera tried in this work to translate musically the kaleidoscope of melodic and preluds turns similar to those of the American continent, from primitive pentatonic melodies to contemporary music.
The lively “Creole Dance” is an angular, etude-like study; “Octaves” presages some of the more technically demanding moments in Ginastera ‘s Piano Sonata No. Many of Ginastera’s works were inspired by the Gauchesco tradition. Views Read Edit View history.