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Concerto de Aranjuez

Chaconne KlaverengaCourtesy of artist

June 04, 2019

Joaquin Rodrigo's "Concerto de Aranjuez" may be the most popular guitar concerto of all time. Even if you don't think you know it, there's a good chance you've at least heard some of it. In today's show, hear guitarist Chaconne Klaverenga play Rodrigo's concerto with the Boulder Chamber Orchestra.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Joaquin Rodrigo: Concierto serenata Movement 1 Estudiantina
Nancy Allen, harp; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Enrique Batiz, conductor
Rodrigo: Concertos and Orchestral Works
EMI 67435

Giovanni Gabrieli: Canzona per Sonare Nos. 2, 1, & 4
Philadelphia Orchestra Brass Quintet
Classic Chamber Concerts, Sugden Theatre, Naples, FL

Joaquin Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez
Chaconne Klaverenga, guitar; Boulder Chamber Orchestra; Bahman Saless, conductor
Boulder Chamber Orchestra, Broomfield Auditorium, Broomfield, CO

Leos Janacek: Pohadka for cello and piano
Jonah Ellsworth, cello; Heng-Jin Park, piano
Rockport Music, Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, MA

Hour 2

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: Movement 1
London Symphony Orchestra; Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Mahler Symphony No. 3
Sony 44553

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049
Carol Wincenc, flute; Robert Langevin, flute; Danbi Um, violin; Daniel Phillips, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; Joseph Conyers, double bass
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center & U of Georgia, Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall, University of Georgia Performing Arts Center, Athens, GA

Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre: Pieces de Clavecin from Suite No. 1 in D Minor
James Kennerley, harpsichord
Baruch Performing Arts Center, Baruch Performing Arts Center - Engelman Recital Hall, New York, NY

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: Movement 6
Grand Teton Music Festival Festival Orchestra; Donald Runnicles, conductor
Grand Teton Music Festival, Walk Festival Hall, Jackson Hole, WY