Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

Composer. Born 3 April 1895. Died 16 March 1968
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
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1895-04-03
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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

Biography (Wikipedia)

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (3 April 1895 – 16 March 1968) was an Italian composer, pianist and writer. He was known as one of the foremost guitar composers in the twentieth century with almost one hundred compositions for that instrument. In 1939 he immigrated to the United States and became a film composer for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer for some 200 Hollywood movies for the next fifteen years. He also wrote concertos for Jascha Heifetz and Gregor Piatigorsky.

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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Concert Rhapsody on Rossini's "Barber of Seville"
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Concert Rhapsody on Rossini's "Barber of Seville"
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Guitar Concerto No.1 in D major - finale Ritmico e cavalleresco
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Guitar Concerto No.1 in D major - finale Ritmico e cavalleresco
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Capriccio diabolico for guitar Op 85
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Capriccio diabolico for guitar Op 85
Gioachino Rossini
Figaro - concert transcription of 'Largo al factotum' ('Il barbiere di Siviglia)
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Figaro - concert transcription of 'Largo al factotum' ('Il barbiere di Siviglia)
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Violetta, Fantasia for violin & piano from La Traviata
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Violetta, Fantasia for violin & piano from La Traviata
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Scherzino, Op. 82 No. 2
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Scherzino, Op. 82 No. 2
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Much Ado About Nothing, Op 164 (Shakespeare Overtures)
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Much Ado About Nothing, Op 164 (Shakespeare Overtures)
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Violetta Fantasia (La Traviata)
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Violetta Fantasia (La Traviata)
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Rosina (from Rossini's The Barber of Seville)
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Rosina (from Rossini's The Barber of Seville)
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Sonata for Violin & Cello, Op. 148: II. Cavatina. Andante
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Sonata for Violin & Cello, Op. 148: II. Cavatina. Andante
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Ballade for violin and piano
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Ballade for violin and piano
Gioachino Rossini
Concert transcription of 'Largo al factotum' from Rossini's Barber of Seville
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Concert transcription of 'Largo al factotum' from Rossini's Barber of Seville
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
'Figaro' from Rossini's Barber of Seville
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'Figaro' from Rossini's Barber of Seville
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Guitar Concerto No.1 - 1st mvt: Allegretto
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Guitar Concerto No.1 - 1st mvt: Allegretto
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Tarantella, Op 87b
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Tarantella, Op 87b
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Prelude and Fugue in C sharp minor from Les Guitares Bien Temperées Op.199
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Prelude and Fugue in C sharp minor from Les Guitares Bien Temperées Op.199
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Prelude and Fugue in E Major from Les Guitares Bien Temperées Op.199
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Prelude and Fugue in E Major from Les Guitares Bien Temperées Op.199
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Romancero Gitano: Baladilla de los Tres Rios
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Romancero Gitano: Baladilla de los Tres Rios
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Cello Concerto in F
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Cello Concerto in F

Cello Concerto in F

Orchestra
Kozerthausorchester Berlin
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Paraphrase on Largo al factotum from Il barbiere di Siviglia by Rossini
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Paraphrase on Largo al factotum from Il barbiere di Siviglia by Rossini
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
The Taming of the Shrew (Overture)
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The Taming of the Shrew (Overture)
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Figaro variations on Rossini's 'Barber of Seville'
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Figaro variations on Rossini's 'Barber of Seville'

Figaro variations on Rossini's 'Barber of Seville'

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Francesca Dego
Francesca Leonardi
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