Description: A prolific and gifted composer, Lecuona was the dominant force in Cuban music for many years. This book of seven typical Cuban dances is the first completely new edition of his music in more than 30 years. It includes a preface and introduction by arranger Thomas Tirino, plus helpful performance notes for each piece.
Description: From the legendary Spanish composer, Ernesto Lecuona, this new publication for strings is a welcome treat. With energetic rhythms, this dance-like movement is ideal for programming or contest.
Description: Contents: Ahi Viene El Chino (Here Comes the Chinaman) • En Tres Por Cuatro (In Three Quarter Time) • No Hables Mas!! (Speak No More) • No Puedo Contigo (I Cannot Make You Understand) • Por Que Te Vas? (Why Do You Go).
Description: This collection presents a celebration of Lecuona's contributions to Latin American culture. 13 of his classics are arranged by noted Miami-based pianist and professor Paul Posnak. Songs: Córdoba • Danza Negra • Desengaño • El Pulpero • Rosa La China • Siempre En Mi Corazon • Yo No Se Porque • and more. Includes English lyric translations and a biography/introduction by Posnak.
Description: The second Lecuona/Tirino piano edition, this collection includes waltzes that are the result of Thomas Tirino's exhaustive study of Lecuona's music based on all possible written and oral traditions in several countries. Many pieces are presented here in print for the first time. Includes an introduction by Tirino and authentic piano solo arrangements of nine waltzes: seven Valses Fantásticos (Apasionado, Romántico, Poético, Arabesque, Patético, Maravilloso, Brillante), Vals Gitano and Crisantemo.
Description: Pianist Thomas Y. Tirino's 2 previously published volumes (7 Danzas Cubans típicas and Valses de concierto) are combined here with 19 new pieces by the Cuban composer Ernesto Lecuona. Included is a new preface and program notes.
Contents: Piezas Espanolas • Danzas Cubanas • Valses de Concierto • Valses fantasticos • Ballet Suite from El Sombrero De Yarey • La Habanera • Porcelana china • Polka de los enanos • Cuba and America • Black Cat • Cuba at Arms • Yo te quiero siempre
Description: GITANERIAS, fourth movement of the Andalucia Suite which characterizes six provinces of the Iberian Peninsula, was composed by Cuban composer Ernesto Lecuona while he was in Spain. This orchestral arrangement contains all the rhythm, color and fire of the original abetted by the spectacularly virbrant scoring of Hugo Montenegro.