| BUSCOT PARK THEATRE Chamber Music
August Thomas Graff
The suite Los requiebros (The
Coloquio en la reja (Conversation at the
El fandango de candil (Fandango by
Quejas, o La Maja y el ruiseñor
(Complaint, or the Girl and the Nightingale)
El Amor y la
muerte (Balada) (Ballad of Love and Death)
Serenata del espectro (Epilogue: Serenade to a Spectre)
De FALLA "EL SOMBRERO DE TRES PICOS" PIANO SUITE
The Spanish composer Enrique
Granados left a varied and wide-ranging oeuvre, but it is above all his
piano music that is still very much alive today.
The suite was written
between 1909 and 1911. Its unusual title goes back to the Spanish artist
Francisco de Goya, whose paintings inspired Granados.
conjure up Spanish life in Goyas time at the end of the 18th century
gallant and sensual, but also melancholic and dark.
Los majos enamorados (the young lovers) provides a thematic link
among the six scenes which depict the joys and sufferings of budding