Latin American Piano

March 6, 2021, 7:00 pm

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Original: User:Opus33 at en.wikipediaModification: PiccoloNamek at English Wikipedia, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

The history of Latin American piano starts in the 18th century, shows brilliant accomplishments in the 19th century and shines throughout the 20th and into the 21st century. Fiesta pays visit piano marvels by Camargo Guarnieri, Francisco Mignone and Leonardo Balada’s monumental concerto.

Playlist

Congada, Dansa do Botocudo, and Caterete, by  Francisco Mignone
Marcel Worms, piano

Ponteios: Book One, by Camargo Guarnieri
Max Barros, Piano

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No.3, by Leonardo Balada
Barcelona Symphony and Catalonia National Orchestra; Rosa Torres-Pardo, piano; José Serebrier, conductor