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Sketches of Spain

Sun, sea and sand. There's more to Spain than that in the In Tune Mix Tape, from Miles Davis and Gil Evans to Scarlatti and Gaspar Sanz, Renaissance choral music to dance music for guitar and an evocation of the night time streets of Madrid.

30 minutes

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Tue 29 Jan 2019 19:00

Music Played

  • Luigi Boccherini

    Quintet in C major 'La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid' (Passacalle)

    Performer: Eckart Runge. Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Rodion Shchedrin

    Torero (Carmen Suite)

    Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev. Orchestra: Russian National Orchestra.
    • Shchedrin: Carmen Suite: Russian National Orchestra, Pletnev.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • Track 9.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in A major, K 212

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Murray Perahia plays Handel and Scarlatti.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 22.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Nights in the Gardens of Spain (i. En el Generalife)

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Ludovic Morlot.
    • Hyperion.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Concierto de Aranjuez (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Miles Davis. Performer: Paul Chambers. Performer: Jimmy Cobb. Performer: Elvin Jones. Music Arranger: Gil Evans. Orchestra: Jazz Orchestra.
  • Federico Mompou

    Variations on a theme of Chopin (Variation 11)

    Performer: Jonathan Plowright.
    • Hommage A Chopin: Jonathan Plowright piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 24.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    O lux et decus Hispaniae

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Singer: Elin Manahan Thomas. Singer: Grace Davidson. Singer: Samuel Evans. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Santiago a cappella; Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 5.
  • Gaspar Sanz

    4 pieces from "Instrucción de música sobre la guitara española" [1674]

    Performer: Xavier Díaz-Latorre. Performer: Pedro Estevan.
    • ESCAT.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier


    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • EMI Classic.


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