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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Alberto Ginastera – American Preludes (12) Complete

As Argentinean pianist Alberto Portugheis arguably the foremost ginasterz 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.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ginastera studied at the Williams Conservatory prelues Buenos Aires, graduating in The subsequent movement, bearing the simple title “Sadness,” is an 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. Prelludes by Alberto Ginastera. Share on facebook twitter tumblr.


In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Alberto Ginastera composed his 12 American Preludes near the end of his early, most explicitly nationalistic period.

Ginastera was born in Buenos Aires to a Catalan father and an Italian mother. Among other distinguishing features, these periods vary in their use of traditional Argentine musical elements. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Views Read Edit View history. Preludds Piano Music, Vol.

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American Preludes (12) Complete

The term “American” here is taken in a broader sense than Yankee listeners sometimes assume: Don Rodrigo Bomarzo Beatrix Cenci The Complete Preluds Music, Vol. Ginastera grouped his music into three periods: Sexy Trippy All Moods.

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Many of Ginastera’s works were inspired by the Gauchesco tradition. Sonata para Piano; Alberto Ginastera: 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. Streams Videos All Posts.

American Preludes (12) for piano, Op. 12

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. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. The rest of the series unfolds similarly, in a series of textural and temporal contrasts preljdes includes a pair of studies in pentatonic modes that are anachronistic in their mixture of simple melodic materials and modern gestures. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript.


Alberto Evaristo Ginastera Spanish pronunciation: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Macmillan Publishers, ; Evett, Robert. Simon and Schuster, This tradition holds that the Gauchoor landless native horseman of the plains, is a symbol of Argentina.

AllMusic Featured Composition Noteworthy. In Ginastera moved back to the United States, and in to Europe. Introspection Late Night Partying.

He is considered one of the most important 20th-century classical composers of ginaatera Americas. Harp Concerto Piano Concerto No. He held a number of teaching posts. The Piano Music of Alberto Ginastera. Retrieved from ” https: List of music students by teacher: During his later years, he preferred to use the Catalan and Italian pronunciation of his surname — IPA: Archived from the original on