A contrapuntal yet dancing movement in which the flute and guitar are treated with equality. Of advanced difficulty.
Contents: 3 Divertimentos -- Remembrance from Summer Garden Suite -- Sonata -- Farewell from Summer Garden Suite -- Dreams from Summer Garden Suite -- Valseana -- 3 Greek Letters.
A collection of 16 pieces originally composed for piano: Feitico -- Tenebroso -- Tango habanera -- Eponina -- Pinguim -- Ensimesmado -- Sarambeque -- Escorregando -- Brejeiro -- Mandinga -- Confidencias -- Elegantissima -- Batuque -- Celestial -- Turbilhao de Beijos -- Expansiva. With performance…
Leo Brouwer: Sonata del Caminante. Egberto Gismonti: Memoria e fado. Kevin Callahan: Red Fantasy. Sergio Assad: Seis Brevidades. Pixinguinha: Rosa. Agustin Barrios: Choro de Saudade. Sergio Assad: Valseana. Astor Piazzolla: Invierno Porteno.
Contents: Escualo, by Piazzolla -- Duo Concertante, by Stepan Lucky -- Histoire du Tango, by Piazzolla -- Sonata, by Gnattali -- Escualo, by Piazzolla. With Sergio Assad, guitar; Edmond Carlier, cello; and Fernando Suarez Paz, violin.
The Fandango Guitar Quartet performs music by Patrick Roux, Dusan Bogdanovic, Sergio Assad, Edvard Grieg, Leo Brouwer, and Jurg Kindle.
Clarice Assad is the daughter of guitarist Sergio Assad. This work is dedicated to the Robert Thompson and Mark Godwin Guitar Duo. The three movements are: Arcos da Lapa; Laranjeiras; and Central do Brasil.
Kukhta won the 2015 Heinsberg International Guitar Competition. Here, he performs music by Galina Gorelova, Leo Brouwer, Joaquin Rodrigo, Roberto Gerhard, Eduardo Morales-Caso, Sergio Assad, and Roland Dyens.
Flutist Jane Berkner and guitarist Stephen Aron perform music by Jose Lezcano, Ricardo Iznaola, Vincenzo Sorrentino, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Sergio Assad, Luiz Americano, and Marco Granados.
In one movement. With a biographical note. Dedicated to Sergio and Odair Assad, and to the memory of Thomas Humphrey. Of advanced difficulty.
In one movement. Dedicated to Sergio and Odair Assad. A rhythmic and energetic piece to be played with great flourish. Custom print edition.
This volume contains music by twenty-one contemporary composer/guitarists, including Muriel Anderson, Sergio Assad, Dimitri Diatchenko, Jorge Morel, Brad Richter, Andrew York and more. Includes composer biographies and notes on each piece. The CDs contain performances. With a foreword.
…Ourkouzounov: Toryanse Tales -- Stepan Rak: Karygorod, Balalaika -- Carlo Domeniconi: A Step To Paradise -- Toccata In Blue -- Thanassis Moraitis: Sketch No. 9 -- Sketch No. 1 -- Gerard Drozd: Adagio, Op. 44 -- Astor Piazzolla: Suite Troileana: Bandoneon, Zita -- Sergio Assad: Fantasia Carioca.
…Cyro Baptista (Percussion), Paquito d'Rivera (Clarinet), Romero Lubambo (Guitar), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello). -- Menino / Sergio Assad. Performers: Odair Assad (Guitar), Sergio Assad (Guitar), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello). -- Samambaia (Dance of the Giant Fern), for choro ensemble / César Camargo Mariano. Performers:…
Contents: 1. Preludio -- 2. Passacaglia -- 3. Toccata. With program and biographical notes. This work was composed in honor of Sanford Sandy Bolton, at the request of Thomas Patterson and David Russell. Of advanced difficulty.
1. Chuva. 2. Tarde. 3. Feliz. 4. Ginga. 5. Cantiga. 6. Saltitante. With biographical and program notes. Dedicated to Odair Assad. The pieces were composed in Chicago and Paris, and are based in different sources of Latin American music.
Contents: 1. I Wistful Rider -- 2. Crab Walk. With program and biographical notes. Dedicated to, and with fingerings by, Meng Su and Yameng Wang. The work was inspired by a beach on the northeast coast of Brazil. Of advanced difficulty.
Contents: 1. Cantoria Nordestina -- 2. Capoeira -- 3. Coco -- 4. Cantiga de Sertao -- 5. Caboclinhos. With program and biographical notes. Commissioned by and dedicated to Thomas Viloteau.
In one movement. With program and biographical notes. Dedicated to Eli Kassner. Of advanced difficulty.
Contents: I. Cateretê -- II. Toada -- III. Jongo -- IV. Batuque. With program and biographical notes. Dedicated to Paulo Martelli. Of advanced difficulty.
Contents: Rubato espressivo -- 1. Malambo -- 2. Valsa Brasileira -- 3. Vals Venezoelano -- 4. Cancion -- 5. Candombe. With program and biographical notes. The music is based on Sor's study Op. 35 No. 17.
A one-movement work in 10 asymmetrical layers. With program and biographical notes. Commissioned by the Family Guth Biasini. Dedicated to Marc Teicholz. Of advanced difficulty.
Contents: Divertimento -- Valseana -- Preludio e toccatina.