PABLO DE SARASATE (1844-1908): Violin and Orchestra: Carmen Fantasy, Zortzico "Adiós Montañas Meas", Op. 39 (orch. Leo Blech [1871-1958]), Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20, Navarra for 2 Violins and Orchestra, Op. 33, Violin and Piano: Song of the Nightingale, Op. 29, Habanera, Op. 26/2, Zapateado, Op. 23/2, Airs Écossais, Op. 34, Romanza Andaluza, Op. 22/1, Capricho Vasco, Op. 24, Gavota de Mignon, Op. 16, Introduction and Tarantella, Op. 43.
Catalogue Number: 10L053
Label: Canary Classics
Description: The great Spanish violinist produced not only operatic fantasies and had a great affinity for folk music, but he also produced some compositions which were not rousing and virtuosic, like the Song of the Nightingale on this enjoyable collection of chamber and concertante works. Gil Shaham (violin), Adele Anthony (violin - opp. 29, 34, 43 and 33), Orquestra Sinfónica de Castilla y León; Alejandro Posada.