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Granados: Goyescas

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Granados: Goyescas

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Alicia de Larrocha
Producers:
RCA Victor Red Seal
genre:
Classical

We gave it an A

Is there any classier pianist than de Larrocha? So what if the Spanish-born pianist can play Spanish music in her sleep? There’s simply no one alive who can better give Albéniz and Granados their due. This disc of Granados’ masterpiece Goyescas, which throws in three other short works as a bonus, is de Larrocha at her best: the warm tone, the rippling passagework, and, most important, the profound musical intelligence at work. A

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