Concierto Barroco is a piece of music written in by the Bulgarian composer Gheorghi Arnaoudov, scored for violin and orchestra. Composition. Concierto Barroco is a musical mystery, an interpretation of the famous homonymous novel by the Cuban novelist Alejo Carpentier. Concierto barroco (Spanish Edition) [Alejo Carpentier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. En esta novela deliciosa, propositiva y liberadora. Concierto barroco [Alejo Carpentier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Novela que gira en torno a la concepcion de la opera « Montezuma».
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Carpentier writting style is hard to understand because capentier his vocabulary, though his style and detailed descriptions are perfect For the story of this book. It perhaps doesn’t have the resonance of his best work, but it’s still pretty cool.
No imagino que un concierto barroco pueda ser de otra forma. To ask other readers questions about Concierto barrocoplease sign up. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. At the time Carpentier wrote this book, he know about the opera from historical accounts but could not have heard it. Set in the 16th century where the main character and his slave sail from Mexico to Venice, Italy and influence Vivaldi, to write a Concerto based on Montezuma the Aztec king and thus the new world influences the old.
Carpentier delivers the story with humor irony and sarcas Beautifully written, in Magic Realism style and Historical Fiction.
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Mireille rated it it was ok Dec 26, It’s a difficult book. There is no conflict, characters are flat and the conversations are pedantary for the music snob, but without the wit it takes no great intellect or real knowledge to declare Vivaldi one of the greats.
Feb 20, Elisa rated it it was amazing. Jorge Rosas rated it it was ok Aug 05, Sep 18, Nayely Romero rated it it was ok. Concierto barroco es una bella obra de arte. I liked it, though don’t think is recommended for very young people and it was assigned to my high school son so. Trivia Carpenteir Concierto barroco. It’s a baroque concerto in the form of a novel.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Temple rated it it was ok Nov 27, He died in Paris in and was buried in Havana. This article needs additional citations for verification. Alejo Carpentier tem um estilo bastante peculiar e bem trabalhado.
This isn’t to say that the vivid descriptions aren’t beautifully rendered–they are–but rather one would expect much more from a writer of Carpentier’ Not really a novel, instead it is a musicologist’s fan fiction of a Mexican criollo attending a jam session between Vivldi, Handel and Scarlatti.
Lists with This Book. Sep 11, Lavinia rated it it was amazing Shelves: Gonzalo Celorio Prologue by. Ricardo rated it it was ok Aug 10, To view it, click here. Beautifully written, in Magic Realism style and Historical Fiction. Quotes from Concierto barroco.
A pesar que el lenguaje es algo complejo o la narrativase lee bastante bien y es muy divertido. Andres Martinez rated barrofo it was ok Jun 16, Perhaps Cuba’s most important intellectual figure of the twentieth century, Alejo Carpentier was a novelist, a classically trained pianist and musicologist, a producer of avant-garde radio programming, and an influential theorist of politics and Alejo Carpentier was a Cuban novelist, essayist, and musicologist, who greatly influenced Latin American literature during its “boom” period.
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Perhaps Cuba’s most important intellectual figure of the twentieth century, Alejo Carpentier was a novelist, a classically trained pianist and musicologist, a producer of avant-garde radio programming, and an influential theorist of politics and literature. Concierto Barroco is a piece of music written in by the Carpentire composer Gheorghi Arnaoudovscored for violin and orchestra. Although born in Switzerland, he grew up in Havana, Cuba, and strongly self-identified as Cuban throughout his life.
This novella is a bizarre and compelling fantasy, a labyrinth-like journey laced with layers of allusions, insights and humor through the transculturation between the Old World and New.
Alejo Carpentier was a Cuban novelist, essayist, and musicologist, who greatly influenced Latin American literature during its “boom” period. After the premier performance of the composition in EstorilPortugal inArnaoudov added for its first recording in a specially written catpentier for the virtuoso violinist Mario Hossen and the Orpheus Academy Orchestra of New Bulgarian University.
Feb 17, J. I haven’t a clue what was going on, but it farpentier suitably extravagant? Preview — Concierto barroco by Alejo Carpentier. Anita Dollmanits rated it it was ok Jun 08,