Goyescas is an opera in one act and three tableaux, written in by the Spanish composer Enrique Granados. Granados composed the opera to a Spanish libretto by Fernando Periquet y Zuaznabar with melodies taken from his piano suite, which was also called Goyescas. Paired on a double bill with Leoncavallo 's Pagliacci , the opera's cast included the leading artists Giovanni Martinelli and Giuseppe De Luca. The stage production was directed by Jules Speck. It featured sets by the Milanese designer Antonio Rovescalli, and costumes by G.

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Spanish composer Enrique Granados originally composed Goyescas , Op. Inspired by the paintings of Francisco Goya, the work is generally considered one of his greatest creations. Granados would later bring melodies from this piano suite over to his opera of the same name written in Goyescas is an opera in one act and three tableaux. The Intermezzo was composed particularly for the opera's American premiere.

Download the Score! A graduate from the Juilliard School where he studied cello under Leonard Rose and chamber music with Felix Galimir and the Juilliard Quartet , he also took master classes with P. Casals, P. Fournier and A. Navarra, and did two years of postgraduate study with G.

Kozolupova at the Moscow Conservatory. Besides teaching in Zagreb and Liechtenstein, he has also been a guest professor at the conservatories in The Hague, Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Graz University of Music , editor of cello music with major music publishers, and member of judging panels at the most prestigious international competitions including Tchaikovsky Moscow , Bach Leipzig , Lutoslawski Warsaw and ARD Munich competitions.

View on Twitter. The combination of the two instruments really seems to be perfect for this music. Its Spanish character is enhanced by the variety of tone colors and sound effects they can produce. Also, cello and guitar complement one another very well: the dramatic statements and beautiful melodic lines go to the cello, while the guitar provides rhythmic pulse, counterpoint, and fascinating harmonic modulations. Twitter Follow ovationpress View on Twitter. More News. View wishlist Shopping Cart: 0 Items.

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Goyescas (opera) (Granados, Enrique)



Intermezzo from the opera Goyescas (for Cello and Guitar)


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