Maya Beiser, Anthony De Mare / Astor Piazzolla, Joaquin Nin - Oblivión album
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A slightly older release from Astor Piazzolla on the old Atoll label. A number of tracks feature Jose Angel Trelles singing, along with the band that Piazzolla had put together. The tangos are, as always, perfection (this is what Piazzolla did, and he did it very well). There are some relative rarities here, such as "Jeanne Y Paul" and "Olhos de Resaca. In general, this album contains works that are somewhat denser than Piazzolla's usually sparse style, and perhaps at a lower tempo than much of his work. The vocal work by Trelles is reminiscent in ways of Horacio Ferrer's work in the Maria de Buenos Aires opera (and indeed, a few of the songs Trelles sings are from the opera), and in many ways simply similar to a flamenco singer. The album is perhaps more rare than much of Piazzolla's work, which has in large part been re-released, but it may be worth the effort to find for a collector.
Piano – Anthony De Mare. Producer – Susan Napodano DelGiorno. Producer – James Williams. Written-By – Astor Piazzolla (tracks: 1), Piazzolla (tracks: 6, 11, 16, 17), Joaquin Nin (tracks: 2-5), Nin (tracks: 7-10, 12-15). Recorded May 1998 at SUNY Purchase Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall, Purchase, New York.
By Joaquín Nin. 2:22. 3. Chants d'Espange: Tonada Murciana. Piazzolla: Las 4 Estaciones Portenas, Oblivion, Chiquilin de Bachin, Yo Soy Maria, Escualo & Libertango. Munich Piano Trio & Ofelia Sala. Michael Harrison & Maya Beiser. Piazzolla: Suite for Oboe and String Orchestra, Las Cuatro Estaciones Portenas, 2 Tangos, 2 Pieces, Tanti Anni Prima & Oblivion. Lajos Lencses, Toulouse National Chamber Orchestra & Alain Moglia.
For Piazzolla, Maya Beiser and pianist extraordinaire (and trained actor) Anthony de Mare picked "Adios Nonino", "Le Grand Tango", the virtuous solo piano number "La Mufa", an original oboe/piano version of "Ave Maria" and a trio variant of "Oblivión", then transcribed these works for their intended duetizing purposes, always sensitive to the fact that unwatched, a piano tends to overpower a solo. But in general and since Nin's pieces make up 12 of the 17 tracks and Piazzolla's "Ave Maria" and "Oblivión" are of the dreamy sort, think Ravel. Special mention is due de Mare's seemingly double-jointed prowess on the black and white keys and Beiser's virtuoso yet light touch on the cello. Their combined musicianship - again in best Piazzolla tradition - often has them sound far denser and multi-stranded than a mere two contributors.
Saturday, January, 02, 2016Praise for Anthony de Mare's ECM Liaisons recordingThe Daily Beast, Top 20 Albums I can’t think of a 2015 album with more talent on display than this 3-hour-plus project. Works for Cello and Piano by Astor Piazzolla & Joaquin Nin (with Maya Beiser, cello). Anthony de MarePianos and Voices Koch International Classics ( 1992.
Last played Saturday, April 22 2017 at 06:57 PM. Astor Piazzolla. Henry IV: Tanti anna prima "Ave Maria". Anthony de Mare, piano.
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|7||Sobre Un Tema De José Bassa||2:47|
|8||Sobre Un Tema De Rafael Anglés||3:10|
|9||Sobre Un Tema Lírico De Pablo Esteve||2:51|
|10||Sobre Un Aire De Danze De Pablo Esteve||2:10|
|11||Le Grand Tango||10:46|
- Manufactured By – Cinram, Olyphant, PA – Z54948
- Cello – Maya Beiser
- Engineer – Silas Brown
- Photography – Lili Almog
- Piano – Anthony De Mare
- Producer – Susan Napodano DelGiorno
- Producer [Assistant] – James Williams
- Written-By – Astor Piazzolla (tracks: 1), Piazzolla* (tracks: 6, 11, 16, 17), Joaquin Nin (tracks: 2-5), Nin* (tracks: 7-10, 12-15)
NotesRecorded May 1998 at SUNY Purchase Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall, Purchase, New York
This record is made possible in part by a generous donation from The Promise of Learnings, Inc., a non-profit organization.
℗ © 1999 KOCH International Classics.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 0 99923 74422 1
- Matrix / Runout: ifpi L909 Z54948 4I KOC 7442-2 02 MOS1
- Matrix / Runout (IFPI Matrix Code (It's Printed Twice)): ifpi L909
- Matrix / Runout (IFPI Etched Cod): IFPI 2U4C
|3-7442-2 H1||Maya Beiser, Anthony De Mare / Astor Piazzolla, Joaquin Nin||Maya Beiser, Anthony De Mare / Astor Piazzolla, Joaquin Nin - Oblivión (CD, Album, Sli)||Koch International Classics||3-7442-2 H1||US||1999|