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Carmen
Romantic opera from 1874

Carmen (French pronunciation: ​[kaʁmɛn]; Spanish: [ˈkarmen]) is an opera in four acts by French composer Georges Bizet. The libretto was written by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy, based on a novella of the same title by Prosper Mérimée. The opera ...

Isaac Albéniz
Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz y Pascual (Spanish pronunciation: [iˈsak alˈβeniθ]; 29 May 1860 – 18 May 1909) was a Spanish pianist and composer best known for his piano works based on folk music idioms. Transcriptions of many ...
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Enrique Granados
Enrique Granados Campiña (27 July 1867 – 24 March 1916) was a Spanish pianist and composer of classical music. His music is in a uniquely Spanish style and, as such, is representative of musical nationalism.
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Luis de Milán
Luis de Milán (also known as Lluís del Milà or Luys Milán) (c. 1500 – c. 1561) was a Spanish Renaissance composer, vihuelist, and writer on music. He was the first composer in history to publish music for the vihuela ...
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Joaquín Rodrigo
Joaquín Rodrigo Vidre, 1st Marquis of the Gardens of Aranjuez (Spanish: [xoaˈkin roˈðɾiɣo]; 22 November 1901 – 6 July 1999), commonly known as Joaquín Rodrigo, was a Spanish composer and a virtuoso pianist. Rodrigo's music is a...
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Joaquín Turina
Joaquín Turina Pérez (9 December 1882 – 14 January 1949) was a Spanish composer of classical music.
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Pedro Iturralde
Pedro Iturralde, born 1929, is a Spanish saxophonist, saxophone teacher and composer. He began his musical studies with his father and performed in his first professional engagements on saxophone at age eleven. He graduated fro...
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Fernando Sor
Fernando Sor or Josep Ferran Sorts i Muntades (baptized 14 February 1778 – died 10 July 1839) was a Spanish classical guitarist and composer. While he is best known for his guitar compositions, he also composed music for a wide...
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Federico Mompou
Frederic Mompou Dencausse (Catalan pronunciation: [fɾəðəɾiɡ mumˈpow] moom-POH; alternatively Federico Mompou; 16 April 1893 – 30 June 1987) was a Spanish composer and pianist. He is remembered for his solo piano music and, to a...
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Alberto Ginastera
Alberto Evaristo Ginastera (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈβerto eβaˈɾisto xinasˈteɾa]; April 11, 1916 – June 25, 1983) was an Argentine composer of classical music. He is considered one of the most important 20th-century classical...
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Mauricio Kagel
Mauricio Kagel (Spanish pronunciation: [mauˈɾisjo ˈkaɣel]; December 24, 1931 – September 18, 2008) was a German-Argentine composer. He was notable for his interest in developing the theatrical side of musical performance (Grims...
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Emilio Arrieta
Pascual Juan Emilio Arrieta Corera (21 October 1823 – 11 February 1894) was a Spanish composer. Arrieta was born in Puente la Reina, Navarre. His Italian musical training led him, under the favour of Queen Isabel II, to concent...
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Uuno Klami
Uuno (Kalervo) Klami (20 September 1900 – 29 May 1961) was a Finnish composer. He was born in Virolahti. Many of his works are related to the Kalevala. He was influenced by French and Spanish music, and especially by Maurice ...
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Xavier Montsalvatge
Xavier Montsalvatge i Bassols (Catalan pronunciation: [ʃəβiˈe munsəɫˈβadʒə] shə-vee-AY moon-səll-VAH-jə; 11 March 1912 – 7 May 2002) was a Spanish composer and music critic. He was one of the most influential music figures in C...
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Jesús López-Cobos
López-Cobos is a Spanish conductor. From 1981 to 1990 he was general music director of the Deutsche Oper Berlin and from 1984 to 1988 he was music director of the Orquesta Nacional de España. From 1986 to 2000 he served ...
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... A recording of classical Spanish brass music performed the ensemble Spanish Brass is reviewed (Marquis Recordings). ...
... A recording of choral works by Spanish composer Antonio Jose Martinez Palacios performed by the ... Spanish Radio Choir under Mariano Alfonso (RTVE) is reviewed. ...
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Tristan und Isolde
Romantic opera from 1859

Tristan und Isolde (Tristan and Isolde, or Tristan and Isolda, or Tristran and Ysolt) is an opera, or music drama, in three acts by Richard Wagner to a German libretto by the composer, based largely on the romance by Gottfried ...