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Alma Espanola

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Isabel Leonard & Sharon Isbin Perform Granada by Agustin Lara
Isabel Leonard sings the National Anthem at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show - Feb 2017
1 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / El cafe de Chinitas (2:59)  
2 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / Las morillas de Jaen (2:08)  
3 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / Anda, jaleo (2:01)  
4 Granados - Danza espanola No. 5 (Andaluza) (5:36)  
5 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / Romance de Don Boyso (5:02)  
6 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / Zorongo (1:11)  
7 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / Nana de Sevilla (4:22)  
8 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / La Tarara (arr. Emilio de Torre/Isbin) (:57)  
9 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / Los mozos de Monleon (6:18)  
10 Lorca - Canciones espanolas antiguas / Sevillanas del siglo XVIII (2:45)  
11 Rodrigo - Aranjuez ma pensee (6:29)  
12 Lara - Granada (3:08)  
13 Tarrega - Capricho arabe (5:55)  
14 de Falla - Siete canciones populares espanolas / El pano moruno (1:22)  
15 de Falla - Siete canciones populares espanolas / Seguidilla murciana (1:22)  
16 de Falla - Siete canciones populares espanolas / Asturiana (2:38)  
17 de Falla - Siete canciones populares espanolas / Jota (3:19)  
18 de Falla - Siete canciones populares espanolas / Nana (1:57)  
19 de Falla - Siete canciones populares espanolas / Cancion (1:04)  
20 de Falla - Siete canciones populares espanolas / Polo (1:38)  
21 Montsalvatge - from Cinco canciones negras / Canto negro (1:17)  
22 Montsalvatge - from Cinco canciones negras / Cancion de cuna para dormir a un negrito (2:42)  
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ALMA ESPAÑOLA presents multiple GRAMMY Award winners Sharon Isbin and Argentinian-American Isabel Leonard in the first Spanish art song album with guitar of its kind in 40 years, including twelve world premiere recordings of arrangements by Isbin. Duos by Federico García Lorca, Manuel de Falla, Xavier Montsalvatge, Agustín Lara and Joaquín Rodrigo, with guitar solos by Granados and Tárrega, are heard in performances that evoke the rich and magnificent tradition of Spain. Leonard & Isbin have been appearing as a duo since 2014 in sold-out concerts across the country, including Washington DC's Kennedy Center and New York's Carnegie Hall. The Philadelphia Inquirer described their performance as "feasts of beautifully sculpted phrases…glimpses of heaven," the New York Times praised their "soulful depth" and the Washington Post their "impassioned performance ... captivating sense of drama."  The collaboration of Isabel Leonard and Sharon Isbin brings together one of today's brightest vocal stars, heard on the stages of the Metropolitan Opera, Vienna State Opera and Paris Opera, with a guitar virtuoso acclaimed as "the pre-eminent guitarist of our time."

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