This solo guitar recording by Bradley Colten consists of nineteen solo pieces, and approximately sixty minutes of music. It presents the newly unearthed, complete works for guitar solo by American composer Ernst Bacon.
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This is a wonderful CD giving both an excellent survey of the music of Ernst Bacon and some splendid playing of hitherto undiscovered American guitar music. Other reviewers have dubbed it an essential CD for lovers of classical guitar music. See:[...]
As a general listener who appreciates many genres of music, I have found this CD to be exceptional! This CD is highly recommended!
Bradley Colten “The Complete Works for Solo Guitar-Ernst Bacon” AZICA
The little known early 20th century American modernist, Ernst Bacon, was widely praised in his day as a composer of over 250 art songs (notably musical settings for the poetry of Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman), as well as chamber music and works for both piano and orchestra. His only known composition for guitar was published in 1968 and has long been out of print, which makes Bradley Colten’s excellent new recording of his works for solo guitar such a unique listening experience. Working from the composer’s own hand written manuscripts in consultation with Bacon’s guitarist son, Joseph, for whom these pieces were written, Mr. Colten has given us all a chance to hear music which, until now, was only known within the composer’s immediate family. Ranging from entire suites down to less-than-a-minute-long minatures, Bacon’s music bears many of the best...
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