Spanish composers seem to have a strong predilection for the visual arts. This is not surprising for a country that gave us Diego Velázquez, Goya and Picasso among many other first rate artists. Fiesta explores the connections between Spanish music and visual art.
Goyescas, Book 2 No 5, Love and Death, by Enrique Granados
Daniel del Pino, piano
Mural, by Francisco Coll
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain; Thomas Ades, conductor
Granada: An Evening at the Alhambra, Symphonic Poem, by Andrés Gaos
Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia; Víctor Pablo Pérez, conductor