RICARDO CASTRO (1864-1907): Mélodie in G for Violin and Piano, Op. 35 (Luis Felipe Merino [violin]), Solo Piano: 2 Impromptus, Op. 28, Improvisaciones (8 Danzas características mexicanas), Op. 29, Mazurca in B Minor, 2 Études de Concert, Op. 20, Nocturnos No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 48* and No. 2 in F Sharp Minor, Op. 49*, 6 Préludes, Op. 15*, Romance in G, Op. 31/1*. * - First recordings.
Catalogue Number: 03S044
Label: Merino Records
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Description: Castro, the first significant Mexican Romantic composer, continues to emerge from obscurity, mostly thanks to his modern Mexican countrymen and these two new releases add many first recordings to what is already available. Armando Merino (piano).