Alberto Ginastera

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The distinctive music of Ginastera, one of the major Argentine composers of the mid-20th century, has enjoyed broad international popularity.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Malambo, for piano, Op. 7 1940 02:55 Keyboard
Estancia, ballet, Op. 8 1941 18:54 Ballet
String Quartet No.1, Op. 20 1948 20:47 Chamber Music
Creole Dance Suite, for piano, Op. 15 1946 08:32 Keyboard
Danzas argentinas, 3 pieces for piano, Op. 2 1937 07:37 Keyboard
Guitar Sonata, Op. 47 1976 12:57 Chamber Music
Milonga, for piano (arranged from "Canción del arbol olvido" Op. 3) 1948 02:33 Keyboard Chamber Music
Piano Sonata No.1, Op. 22 1952 17:16 Keyboard
Variaciones concertantes, for chamber orchestra, Op. 23 1953 24:45 Orchestral
Pampeana No. 2, rhapsody for cello & piano, Op. 21 1950 09:03 Chamber Music
American Preludes (12) for piano, Op. 12 1944 14:08 Keyboard
Songs (2), for voice & piano, Op. 3 1938 03:49 Vocal Music
Cinco canciones populares argentinas (5 Popular Argentinian Songs), for voice and piano, Op. 10 1943 09:41 Vocal Music
Bomarzo, opera in 2 acts, Op. 34 1966 01:26:02 Opera
Harp Concerto, Op. 25 1956 23:50 Concerto
Dances from Estancia, dance suite from the ballet, Op. 8a 1941 09:44 Orchestral
Creole Faust Overture, for orchestra, Op. 9 1943 08:46 Orchestral
Glosses on Themes of Pablo Casals, for orchestra, Op. 48 1977 19:03 Orchestral
Panambí, concert suite from the ballet, Op. 1a 1934 12:51 Orchestral
Rondo on Argentine Children's Songs, for piano, Op. 19 1947 03:10 Keyboard
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