Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba 


Recorded: September 1955
Location: Wein, Konzerthaus, Mozart-Zaal, Vienna
Instrument: Guitar - Hector Quine, 1954
Producer: James Grayson (label co-founder) and Dr. Kurt List (musical advisor)
Label: Westminster
Released: 1956

  • Heitor Villa-Lobos: 5 Preludes for Guitar- No. 1 in E minor
  • Heitor Villa-Lobos: 5 Preludes for Guitar- No. 2 in E major
  • Heitor Villa-Lobos: 5 Preludes for Guitar- No. 3 in A minor
  • Heitor Villa-Lobos: 5 Preludes for Guitar- No. 4 in E minor
  • Heitor Villa-Lobos: 5 Preludes for Guitar- No. 5 in D major
  • Federico Moreno Tórroba: Preludio in E major
  • Federico Moreno Tórroba: Sonatina in A major- 1. Allegretto
  • Federico Moreno Tórroba: Sonatina in A major- 2. Andante
  • Federico Moreno Tórroba: Sonatina in A major- 3. Allegro
  • Federico Moreno Tórroba: Nocturno in A minor
  • Federico Moreno Tórroba: Burgalesa in F sharp major


LP

Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba  - Westminster 18137 mono (initial LP release)


Reissue:


LP

GUITAR MUSIC OF VILLA-LOBOS AND TORROBA (reissue UK)

His Master's Voice(HMV)/EMI CLP 1763 mono- 19? (grey or peach cover with black and white photo)



Compilations:


LP

JULIAN BREAM THE CLASSICAL GUITAR-WESTMINSTER BASIC LIBRARY SERIES 3LP box set. (compilation)

USA WMS 1029 - 19?
Complete 1st , 2nd and 3rd Westminster LPs (Spanish Guitar Music, Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba and A Bach Recital for the Guitar).


JULIAN BREAM PLAYS BACH AND VILLA-LOBOS (compilation) 
Sine Qua Non  SQN 7765 . (green album with Picasso-like painting) 1975.

Includes Bach's "Chaconne", "Prelude in C minor" and "Sarabande and Bourée" from Suite in E minor. The flip side includes the 5 preludes by Villa-Lobos.

CD
FRET WORKS (compilation 2 CDs)
MCA Classics MCAD2-9830 mono.  1990
A 2 CD compilation set of the complete 1st, 2nd and 4th album released by Westminster (Spanish Guitar Music,Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórrobaand Julian Bream Plays Dowland).

SPANISH GUITAR MUSIC: TURINA, DE FALLA, SOR   (compilation)
Westminster/Deutsche Grammophon 5177848 - mono. November 2001
While this CD has a similar album cover to the prior LP Spanish Guitar Music, it contains his first two recording for the Westminster label of composers in the Spanish style: Spanish Guitar Music and Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba. The cover title being misleading as to its content by excluding the composers Villa-Lobos and Tórroba featured in Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba. Note: due to space limitations of trying to fit 2 albums on 1 CD, two  Tórroba pieces were omitted -  "Sonatina in A major- 1. Allegretto" and  "Nocturno in A minor".


CLASSICS FOR SOLO GUITAR (compilation)

Alto label  ALC 1238.     September 2013
This compilation contains the Rodrigo, Albéniz and Frescobaldi selections from The Art of Julian Bream on RCA and selections from two Westminster albums - the five preludes by Villa-Lobos and the four selections by Moreno Tórroba from Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba and the "Prelude, Fugue and Allegro" from A Bach Recital for the Guitar.


THE ART OF JULIAN BREAM (compilation)

Heritage label    HTG CDM032.     July 2014
This release contains the entire album Guitar Concertos in addition to the Ravel piece and the Rodrigo piece from The Art of Julian Bream on RCA. This compilation also includes recordings from the Westminster label- Turina's "Ráfaga", de Falla:'s "Homenaje 'Le Tombeau De Debussy' ", Sor's "6 Little Pieces Op.5, No. 5" and "Estudio No. 5 in B Minor" from Spanish Guitar Music plus the five preludes by Villa-Lobos and the "Preludio in E" by Moreno Tórroba from Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba.

THE ART OF JULIAN BREAM (compilation)

Regis label  RRC 1416.   May 2014
This release contains the entire album Guitar Concertos in addition to the Ravel piece from The Art of Julian Bream on RCA. This compilation also includes recordings from the Westminster label-the five preludes by Villa-Lobos from Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Tórroba


Guitar Music of Villa Lobos and Tórroba

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