The Colombian Art Song Jaime León: Analysis & Compilation of his vocal works Vol. 2

The Colombian Art Song Jaime León: Analysis & Compilation of his vocal works Vol. 2

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Second edition, revised in 2019. In this beautifully edited book, you find 16 art songs for voice and piano written by the Colombian composer Jaime León (1921-2015). Besides having the sheet music, the book has an introductory study that contextualizes the composer and the poets. It also provides a diction guide, translation of the poems into English and their phonetic transcription. The study is presented in Spanish and English. The author is Dr. Patricia Caicedo, a soprano and musicologist specializing in the Latin American and Iberian art song repertoire. She has recorded the songs and worked along with the composer for many years. She is the founder and director of the Barcelona Festival of Song, a summer program of history and interpretation dedicated to the study of the history and interpretation of the Latin American and Iberian art song repertoire.

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In this beautifully edited book, you find 16 art songs for voice and piano written by the Colombian composer Jaime León (1921-2015). Besides having the sheet music, the book has an introductory study that contextualizes the composer and the poets. It also provides a diction guide, translation of the poems into English and their phonetic transcription. The study is presented in Spanish and English. The book is the second edition, revised in 2019. The author is Dr. Patricia Caicedo, a soprano and musicologist specializing in the Latin American and Iberian art song repertoire. She has recorded the songs and worked along with the composer for many years. She is the founder and director of the Barcelona Festival of Song, a summer program of history and interpretation dedicated to the study of the history and interpretation of the Latin American and Iberian art song repertoire.

Song list:

Más que nunca .

Todo pasó                                                       

Canción de noel                                     

Pequeña, pequeñita                            

El muñeco dormilón        

Viaje                                                   

Caballito de madera                                 

La tunda del negrito                                      

El columpio                                              

Canción del boga ausente                             

Los maderos de San Juán                   

Villancico de la estrella                        

El asnillo y el buey                                   

Cancioncilla de navidad                               

Villancico de las campanas                      

Tu amor es como la piel de las manzanas