The Golden Age of Spanish Music

June 5, 2024, 10:00 pm

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Bartolomé Esteban Murillo: Four Figures on a Step, ca. 1655

Viola da gambist Fahmi Alqhai and guitarist Kiyoshi Shomura bring us a recital of works by Diego Ortiz, Antonio de Cabezón, Luis de Milán and other composers of 15th through 17th century Spain, El Siglo de Oro. Tonight’s program was recorded live in concert June 9, 2023, in Tokyo’s Oji Hall.

Thanks to WFMT’s association with the European Broadcasting Union. we’re able to bring you tonight’s program as a stream for thirty days following the broadcast. A blue “Listen” button will appear when the stream is accessible.

  • Playlist

    Diego Ortiz (ca 1510-ca 1570)
    Recercada Ottavia La Folia
    Recercada Primera
    Recercadas I and II sobre tenores italianos


    Antonio de Cabezón (ca 1510-1566)
    Diferencias sobre La Dama le Demanda

    Anonymous
    Variación and Improvisacións obre la Xacara y la Folia

    Antonio de Cabezón (ca 1510-1566)
    Four contrapunctos sobre el Ave Maris Stella

    Luis Venegas de Henestrosa (ca 1510-1570)
    Diferencias sobre La Vacas

    Luis de Milán (ca 1500-after 1560)
    Six Pavans: 3, 5, 1, 6, 2, 4

    Santiago de Murcia (1673-1739)
    Fandango

    Andrea Falconieri (1585/86-1656)
    La suave melodia. Su corrente

    Gaspar Sanz (1640-1710)
    Marizápalos
    Marionas
    Canarios


    ARTISTS
    Fahmi Alquai, viola da gamba; Kiyoshi Shomura, guitar