Manuel Ponce: Complete Music For Guitar

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Catalog: BRI94986
Format: CD


The magic and mystery of Mexico make a welcome return as the expert skills of Gérard Abiton (“one of the best guitarists in the world” (Liberation)) explore the complete works for guitar of Manuel Ponce (1882-1948), one of Mexico’s best and most popular composers. + His vast and well-traveled career led him to explore in his works a number of different styles. + Mr. Abiton’s understanding of Ponce has led him to be regularly invited to play his works in Mexico. + Joined by harpsichordist Beatrice Martin as well as conductor Jean Thorel, this 4CD set is sure to delight fans of idiomatic guitar music.