Alicia de Larrocha
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1923-05-23
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Alicia de Larrocha

Alicia de Larrocha Biography (Wikipedia)

Alicia de Larrocha y de la Calle (23 May 1923 – 25 September 2009) was a Spanish pianist and composer from Catalonia. She was considered one of the great piano legends of the 20th century. Reuters called her "the greatest Spanish pianist in history", Time "one of the world's most outstanding pianists" and The Guardian "the leading Spanish pianist of her time".

She won multiple Grammy Awards and a Prince of Asturias Award for the Arts. She is credited with bringing greater popularity to the compositions of Isaac Albéniz and Enrique Granados. In 1995, she became the first Spanish artist to win the UNESCO Prize.

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Alicia de Larrocha Tracks

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Isaac Albéniz
Suite espanola for piano no. 1 (Op.47), no.4; Cadiz (Cancion)
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Suite espanola for piano no. 1 (Op.47), no.4; Cadiz (Cancion)
Isaac Albéniz
"Malaguena" op.165 No.3
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"Malaguena" op.165 No.3
Enrique Granados
Spanish Dances, Op. 37: No. 7 Valenciana
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Spanish Dances, Op. 37: No. 7 Valenciana
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata No.18 in D major, K.576 'Hunt'
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Piano Sonata No.18 in D major, K.576 'Hunt'
Enrique Granados
Los requiebros (from Goyescas)
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Los requiebros (from Goyescas)
Isaac Albéniz
Castilla (Suite Espanola, Op.47)
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Castilla (Suite Espanola, Op.47)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Rondo in D major, K.485
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Rondo in D major, K.485
Isaac Albéniz
Suite espanola for piano no. 1 (Op.47), no.6; Aragon (Fantasia)
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Suite espanola for piano no. 1 (Op.47), no.6; Aragon (Fantasia)
Enrique Granados
12 Danzas espanolas: No. 6 'Rondalla aragonesa'
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12 Danzas espanolas: No. 6 'Rondalla aragonesa'
Isaac Albéniz
Iberia - book 1 for piano, no.2; El Puerto
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Iberia - book 1 for piano, no.2; El Puerto
Robert Schumann
Romance for piano (Op.28`2) in F sharp major
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Romance for piano (Op.28`2) in F sharp major
Alicia de Larrocha
Spanish Dances, Op. 37: No.2 Oriental
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Spanish Dances, Op. 37: No.2 Oriental
Alicia de Larrocha
Spanish Dances, Op. 37: No.1 Minueto
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Spanish Dances, Op. 37: No.1 Minueto
Alicia de Larrocha
Canco i dansa no. 4 for piano
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Canco i dansa no. 4 for piano
Enrique Granados
Danzas espanolas - set 2 for piano, no.5; Andaluza (Playera) [in E minor]
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Danzas espanolas - set 2 for piano, no.5; Andaluza (Playera) [in E minor]
Mateo Albéniz
Sonata in D major
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Sonata in D major
Alicia de Larrocha
El Retablo de maese Pedro - puppet opera
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El Retablo de maese Pedro - puppet opera
Alicia de Larrocha
Fantasia baetica for piano
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Fantasia baetica for piano
Alicia de Larrocha
5 Pieces [from El Amor brujo], arr. for piano
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5 Pieces [from El Amor brujo], arr. for piano
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Fantasia in C minor, K.475
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Fantasia in C minor, K.475
Joseph Haydn
Andante con varazioni in F minor, Hob.XVII:6
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Andante con varazioni in F minor, Hob.XVII:6
Isaac Albéniz
Iberia - book 1 for piano
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Iberia - book 1 for piano
Playlists featuring Alicia de Larrocha
Radio 3 Breakfast: Music Box
Radio 3 Breakfast: Music Box


Past BBC Events

Prom 49 Proms 1987
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Royal Albert Hall
1987-08-29T05:36:36
29
Aug
1987

Prom 49 Proms 1987

20:00
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 40 Proms 1986
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ej89rz
Royal Albert Hall
1986-08-25T05:36:36
25
Aug
1986

Prom 40 Proms 1986

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 45 Proms 1985
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e689rz
Royal Albert Hall
1985-08-30T05:36:36
30
Aug
1985

Prom 45 Proms 1985

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 27 Proms 1984
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Royal Albert Hall
1984-08-15T05:36:36
15
Aug
1984

Prom 27 Proms 1984

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Prom 37 Proms 1981
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Royal Albert Hall
1981-08-24T05:36:36
24
Aug
1981

Prom 37 Proms 1981

19:30
Royal Albert Hall

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