One of the greatest 20th century composers of all time, Alberto Ginastera was able to weave Latin American musical idioms into his music seamlessly. Fiesta will look at the maestro’s incredible catalog and share some of Elbio Barliari’s favorite recordings of Ginastera.
The Great Alberto Ginastera
Piano Sonata No. 1, by Alberto Ginastera
Gabriela Montero, piano
Pampeana, for cello and piano, by Alberto Ginastera
Aurora Natola Ginastera, cello; Alberto Portugheis, piano
Popol Vuh, La creación del mundo maya Op.44, by Alberto Ginastera
WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln; Stefan Asbury, conductor