Alberto Evaristo Ginastera was an Argentine composer of classical music. He is considered one of the most important 20th-century classical composers of the. This monograph presents a detailed descriptive analysis and performer’s guide for Alberto Ginastera’s Twelve American Preludes Op The author. Ginastera: 12 American Preludes (Doce Preludios Americanos) [Alberto Ginastera, Alejandro Cremaschi] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Some of these are suggested only vaguely by the individual pieces’ titles. G to J Alberto Ginastera. His Objective Nationalistic works often integrate Argentine folk themes in a straightforward fashion, while works in the later periods incorporate traditional elements in increasingly abstracted forms. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip.

Alberto Ginastera

AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Macmillan Publishers, ; Evett, Robert. In Ginastera moved back to the United States, and in to Europe. Simon and Schuster, Archived from the original on This page was last edited on 15 Novemberat Ginaatera similar approach can be found in the American Preludes, composed in Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully.

This tradition holds that the Gauchoor landless native horseman of the plains, is a symbol of Argentina.


The rest of the series unfolds similarly, in a series ginastra textural and temporal contrasts that includes a pair of studies in pentatonic modes that are anachronistic in their mixture of simple melodic materials and modern gestures. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Share on facebook twitter tumblr. Among other distinguishing features, these periods vary in their use of traditional Argentine musical elements. He held a number of teaching posts. Sonata para Piano; 12 American Preludes.

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The Musical Timesno. Sexy Trippy All Moods. The Piano Music of Alberto Ginastera. The term “American” here is taken in a broader sense than Yankee listeners sometimes assume: During his later years, he preferred to use the Catalan and Italian pronunciation of his surname — IPA: Sonata para Piano; Alberto Ginastera: Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Many of Ginastera’s works were inspired ginastefa the Gauchesco tradition. Michael Korstick Plays Alberto Ginastera.

List of music students by teacher: As Argentinean pianist Alberto Portugheis arguably the foremost interpreter of Ginastera ‘s piano music described, ” Ginastera tried in this work to translate musically the kaleidoscope of melodic and rhythmic turns similar to those of the American continent, from primitive pentatonic melodies to contemporary music.


The subsequent movement, bearing the simple title “Sadness,” is preudes exercise in economy; a plain and plaintive melody in the right hand accompanied by sparse, single notes in the left, and a Spartan counterpoint that finds repose only in the subtle shift to the major mode near the piece’s end.

Harp Concerto Piano Concerto No. Don Rodrigo Bomarzo Beatrix Cenci Compositions by Alberto Ginastera. As exemplified in works such as the Danzas Argentinas, Op.

Views Read Edit View history. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Ginastera grouped his music into three periods: The Complete Piano Music, Vol. The lively “Creole Dance” is an angular, etude-like study; “Octaves” presages some of the more technically demanding moments in Ginastera ‘s Piano Sonata No. Alberto Evaristo Ginastera Spanish pronunciation: The opening piece, “Accents,” consists of an unbroken chain of chords spanning the entire keyboard, their metric delivery made clear by an emphasis on triple divisions.