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Astor Piazzolla

Works by Sylvie Bodorova and Ronald Stevenson

Guido Santórsola played by María Isabel Siewers

Máximo Pujol - guitar and chamber works

Carlos Guastavino - guitar and chamber works

Nicolo Paganini - sonatas for guitar and violin

Amigos

Ginastera - chamber music

María Isabel Siewers plays the Music of Argentina

Astor Piazzolla ,  (1921-1992)

© 2003 ASV Limited

Catalogue no. CD DCA 1151

“…one cannot  imagine the phrasing and the technicalities being bettered in any other partnership - a great deal of consideration seems to have been given to every phrase, making each track a delight to listen to.”

“…a truly outstanding new release.” 

Classical Guitar 

“…Siewers’s playing is full of beauty throughout”

Gramophone

 

1-Escualo (arr. Siewers)*  ¯

 

2-Chiquilín de Bachín (arr. Cacho Tirao) ¯

 

Histoire du Tango *

3- Bordel 1900

4-Café 1930    

5-Nightclub 1960 ¯

6-Concert dáujourd´hui                             

 

7-Soledad (arr. Siewers)*

 

8-Chao Paris (arr. Siewers) ¯

 

Cinco Piezas

9-Campero

10-Romántico                                                  

11-Acentuado ¯

12-Tristón                                                        

13-Compadre          

 

14- Milonga en Re (arr. Siewers)*

 

15- Valsísimo (arr. Siewers)* ¯

Sylvie Bodorova (1954-)

© 1997 Arcodiva

Recording of the month [September 2003] www.musicweb.uk.net

 

Sylvie Borodova

 

Terezin Ghetto Requiem for baritone and string quartet 

1-Lacrymosa

2-Dies irae   

3-Libera me                                                                             

 

Concierto de Estío for guitar and string quartet

dedicated to María Isabel Siewers

4-Zingarezca

5-Plegaria

6-Barbaro 

 

Ronald Stevenson

 

String Quartet “Voces vagabundae”

7-Maestoso Allegro ardiente 

8-Volante

9-Adagietto cantabilisimo (attacca)

10-Andante moderato

 

Nigel Cliffe-baritone (1-3)

Marías Isabel Siewers –guitar (4-6)

MARTINU QUARTET

Guido Santórsola,  (1904-1994)

BIS-CD-1178 STEREO

www.bis.se

"Attractive music, heavenly sonics, world-class performances: how can guitar aficionados go wrong with this release?"

Jed Distler - www.classicstoday.com

“Throughout this programme Siewers shows her immense artistry and virtuosity to the utmost”...

…“wonderful new release”

Classical Guitar

 

Three Airs of Court (1966)

Preludio

Aria      

Finale  ¯

 

from Sonata No. 4 (1977)

Reverie  

Alla Tarantella ../mp3_56/santarso_56/Track_n6.mp3

 

from Cinco preludios (1959)

Preludio No. 2 (a Luisa Walker)

 

from Cuatro piezas latino-americanas (1971) 

Valsa Chorosa ¯

Malambo ¯

 

Suíte Antiga (1945, revised 1975)

Preludio ¯ 

Minueto 

Musetta 

Sarabanda

Giga 

 

Choro No. 1 (1944, revised 1975)   

 

Valsa-Choro (1960, revised 1975)

 

Concertino (1978)  (arranged for two guitars by María Isabel Siewers)

Alegre ¯

Pastoral ¯

Allegretto

 

María Isabel Siewers, guitar

Daniela Canale, guitar 

 

María Isabel Siewers: guitar by Greg Smallman

Daniela Canale: guitar by Bernd Holzgruber

Máximo Diego Pujol (1957 -) : Guitar & Chamber Music

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© 1997 ASV Limited

Catalogue no. CD DCA 970

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Suite Buenos Aires

Pompeya¯

Palermo¯

San Telmo¯

Microcentro

with Amiram Ganz (violin).

 

Sonatina for guitar

Allegro ritmico

Andante e molto legato

Allegro¯

 

Cinco Preludios for guitar

Preludio rockero

Preludio tristón¯

Tristango en vos

Curda tangueada

Candombe en mi¯

 

Tangata de Agosto

Allegro - Andante

Andante¯

Allegro ritmico¯

with the Stamic Quartet.

Bohuslav Matoušek (violin)

Josef Kekula (violin)

Jam Pêruška (viola)

Vladimir Leixner (cello)

 

Elegía por la Muerte de un Tanguero (Homage to Astor Piazzolla)

Confuseta

Melancolía

Epílogo¯

 

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Carlos Guastavino (1912 -2000) : Guitar & Chamber Music

Gramophone Critics' Choice

 

Acoustic Guitar "Record of the Year"

"Very welcome...fresh sounding and original" (Classical Guitar)

© 1995 ASV Limited

Catalogue no. CD DCA 933

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Three Pieces

Santa Fé antiguo

Bailecito

Cantilena "Santa Fe para llorar"

 

Sonata No 1 for guitar

Allego deciso e molto ritmico¯

Andante - lento

Allegro spiritoso

 

3 Cantos Populares for guitar and violin.

1¯

2

3¯

with  Bohuslav Matoušek (violin).

 

Sonata No 2 for guitar

Allegretto intimo ed espressivo

Andante sostenuto

Presto¯

María Isabel Siewers (guitar).

 

"Jeromita Linares" for guitar & string quartet¯

with the Stamic Quartet.

Bohuslav Matoušek (violin)

Josef Kekula (violin)

Jam Pêruška (viola)

Vladimir Leixner (cello)

 

Sonata No 3 for guitar

Allegro preciso e ritmico¯

Adagio¯

Allegro¯

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Niccolò Paganini : Música para Violín y Guitarra

© Challenge Records 2001

Catalogue number CDC 0050

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Sonata I

Introduzzione¯

Rondoncino

 

Sonata II

Adagio

Rondoncino

 

Grande Sonata

Allegro

Romance

Andantino¯

 

Sonata III

Introduzione

Largo

 

Sonata IV

Adagio

Rondo¯

 

Sonata Concertata

Allegro¯

Adagio

Rondeau

 

Sonata V

Allegro¯

Adantino

 

Sonata VI

Largetto

Rondo

Cantabile¯

María Isabel Siewers (guitar), Amiram Ganz (violin).

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Amigos

 

Máximo Diego Pujol (1957 -): Elegía

Premiere Recording

Allegro non tanto¯

Vals¯

Presto

 

Nikita Koshkin (1956 -): The Prince's Toys

The Mischievous Prince

The Mechanical Monkey

The Doll with blinking eyes¯

Toy Soldiers¯

The Prince's Coach

The big Puppet Parade (Theme and Variations)

 

Máximo Diego Pujol (1957 -): Tres Piezas Rioplatenes

Premiere Recording

Don Julián

Septiembre¯

Royo y Negro¯

 

Sylvie Bodorová (1954 -): Gypsy Ballad ¯(Sostar Mange)

Premiere Recording

 

John W. Duarte (1919 -): Sonatina del Sur

Premiere Recording

Con Moto

Canción de cuna

Isabel

Danza Negra¯

 

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Alberto Evaristo Ginastera (1916-1983) : Chamber Music

"This is an album not to miss." (more)  (French Gilbert, American Record Guide, January 2001)

"...all the players here display clear empathy with the music." (International Record Review)

" ....altogether a distinguished offering from a foremost guitarist." (Colin Cooper, Classical Guitar, October 2002)

© 2001 ASV Limited

Catalogue no. CD DCA 1103

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Danza del Trigo ¯(from Estancia) (tr. Zárate)

(with Rafael Gíntoli violin)

 

Guitar Sonata Op. 47 (1976)

Escordio

Scherzo¯

Canto

Finale¯

 

Danza Criolla Op.15 No.1 (arr. Barbosa-Lima)

 

Milonga (arr. Mercado)

 

(M.I.Siewers plays in all of the above)

 

Cantos del Tucumán

for voice, flute, harp, and caja grande (1938)

 

Triste Pampeano (from Estancia)

 

Puneña No. 2

for solo cello

 

Duo for flute and oboe

 

Impresiones de la Puna

for flute and string quartet

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Music Of Argentina

© 1984 Guitar Master Records

GMR 1003

Maria Luisa Anido: Aire Norteño

Alberto Ginastera: Sonata Op. 47

Carlos Gustavino: Bailecito

Jorge Cardoso: Gato

Carlos Gustavino: Sonata No. 2

Angel Lasala: Preludio Norteño

Jorge Labrouve: Canyengue