On this week’s program, conductor Giancarlo Guerrero and guitar soloist Pablo Sáinz Villegas make their debut performances with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez. The program also includes Ginastera’s Four Dances from Estancia, Chabrier’s España, and Piazzolla’s Sinfonía Buenos Aires.  Rounding out the program, Fritz Reiner conducts Falla’s El amor brujo and Navarra by Albéniz/Arbós from RCA recordings released in 1963 and 1958, respectively.

Ginastera Four Dances from Estancia
Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra
Tárrega Gran jota
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar
Chabrier España
Piazzolla Sinfonía Buenos Aires, Op. 15
Daniel Binelli, bandoneón

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in May 2019

Falla El amor brujo
Leontyne Price, soprano
Albéniz/Arbós Navarra

Fritz Reiner, conductor
RCA 1963, 1958

This program will be available until November 18, 2022.

Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.

Program notes for the program including Ginastera’s Four Dances from Estancia, Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez, Chabrier’s España, and Piazzolla’s Sinfonía Buenos Aires can be found here. Program notes for Falla’s El amor brujo can be found here.

Performer Biographies
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar
Daniel Binelli, bandoneón
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Leontyne Price, soprano

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TOP: Giancarlo Guerrero and Pablo Sáinz Villegas  | © Todd Rosenberg 2019