Alicia de Larrocha

Pianist. Born 23 May 1923. Died 25 September 2009
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. 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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Isaac Albéniz
Malagueña, Op 165 No 3
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Malagueña, Op 165 No 3
Isaac Albéniz
Suite espanola No 1 Op 47 for piano
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Suite espanola No 1 Op 47 for piano
Enrique Granados
Danzas Espanolas: ii. Oriental. Andante
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Danzas Espanolas: ii. Oriental. Andante
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No 4 in G major, Op 58 (3rd mvt)
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Piano Concerto No 4 in G major, Op 58 (3rd mvt)
Joaquín Turina
Zapateado (Danzas Andaluzas, Op. 8)
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Zapateado (Danzas Andaluzas, Op. 8)
Isaac Albéniz
Iberia Book 2 - Rondena
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Iberia Book 2 - Rondena
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Rondo in D major, K 485
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Rondo in D major, K 485
Isaac Albéniz
Sevillanas (Suite Española no.1)
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Sevillanas (Suite Española no.1)
Enrique Granados
Andaluza (Spanish Dances, Set 2)
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Andaluza (Spanish Dances, Set 2)
Manuel de Falla
4 Pieces Espanolas: IV. Andaluza
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4 Pieces Espanolas: IV. Andaluza
Domenico Scarlatti
Sonata in D minor, Kk.9
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Sonata in D minor, Kk.9
Enrique Granados
The Maiden and The Nightingale (Goyescas)
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The Maiden and The Nightingale (Goyescas)
Alicia de Larrocha
Espana Op 165: no2. Tango
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Espana Op 165: no2. Tango
Robert Schumann
Romance in F sharp major, Op. 28 no. 2
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Romance in F sharp major, Op. 28 no. 2
Isaac Albéniz
Iberia Book 3 (El Polo)
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Iberia Book 3 (El Polo)
Isaac Albéniz
Iberia - 'El Albayzin'
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Iberia - 'El Albayzin'
Federico Mompou
Preludio No. 7: A Alicia de Larrocha (1949)
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Preludio No. 7: A Alicia de Larrocha (1949)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Fantasia In C Minor K475
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Fantasia In C Minor K475
Enrique Granados
Granados: Goyescas: Quejas o La maja y el ruisenor
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Granados: Goyescas: Quejas o La maja y el ruisenor
Isaac Albéniz
Suite española No 1 (Asturias)
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Suite española No 1 (Asturias)
Isaac Albéniz
Rondena (Iberia Bk.2)
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Rondena (Iberia Bk.2)
Isaac Albéniz
Ibera, Book 2: No.3 Triana
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Ibera, Book 2: No.3 Triana
Manuel de Falla
Jota (La vida breve)
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Jota (La vida breve)
Isaac Albéniz
Castilla (Suite espagnola)
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Castilla (Suite espagnola)
Frédéric Chopin
Prelude in D flat major, Op 28 No 15, 'Raindrop'
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Prelude in D flat major, Op 28 No 15, 'Raindrop'
Isaac Albéniz
Navarra
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Navarra
Isaac Albéniz
Iberia Book 4 (Malaga)
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Iberia Book 4 (Malaga)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto in C Op15
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Piano Concerto in C Op15

Piano Concerto in C Op15

Orchestra
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Enrique Granados
Andaluza (Danzas españolas Set 2)
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Andaluza (Danzas españolas Set 2)
Isaac Albéniz
Iberia Book 1 (Fête-Dieu à Seville)
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Iberia Book 1 (Fête-Dieu à Seville)
Domenico Scarlatti
Sonata in G, K. 13
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Sonata in G, K. 13
Isaac Albéniz
Suite española No 1 (Aragon)
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Suite española No 1 (Aragon)
Padre Antonio Soler
Keyboard Sonata No 84 in D major
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Keyboard Sonata No 84 in D major
Isaac Albéniz
Suite española No 1 (Cadiz)
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Suite española No 1 (Cadiz)
Enrique Granados
Spanish Dances, Op.37: No.2 Oriental
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Spanish Dances, Op.37: No.2 Oriental
Enrique Granados
Rondalla aragonesa (12 Danzas españolas)
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Rondalla aragonesa (12 Danzas españolas)
Isaac Albéniz
Suite espanola, Op. 47: Granada; Asturias; Cuba; Castilla
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Suite espanola, Op. 47: Granada; Asturias; Cuba; Castilla
Enrique Granados
Danzas v Op 37; No 4 Villanesca
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Danzas v Op 37; No 4 Villanesca
César Franck
Symphonic Variations
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Symphonic Variations
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1987: Prom 49
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Royal Albert Hall
1987-08-29T18:43:13
29
Aug
1987

Proms 1987: Prom 49

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1986: Prom 40
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ej89rz
Royal Albert Hall
1986-08-25T18:43:13
25
Aug
1986

Proms 1986: Prom 40

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1985: Prom 45
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Royal Albert Hall
1985-08-30T18:43:13
30
Aug
1985

Proms 1985: Prom 45

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1984: Prom 27
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Royal Albert Hall
1984-08-15T18:43:13
15
Aug
1984

Proms 1984: Prom 27

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1981: Prom 37
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Royal Albert Hall
1981-08-24T18:43:13
24
Aug
1981

Proms 1981: Prom 37

Royal Albert Hall

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