Made of String
James’ second CD is finished! At just over 68 minutes of music, it is a significant endeavor and features an eclectic blend of music, from the old masters of Europe to the unique sounds of Latin America and the United States. Featured composers include J.K. Mertz, Manuel Maria Poncé, Benjamin Britten, Mauro Giuliani, with World Premiere recordings of works by Chicago composers Alan Cole and Noah Lubin. CDs can be purchased through the Online Store, or through James himself; email James with any requests. CDs are $15 plus $2 shipping and handling.
Dedications for Guitar: Nocturnal after John Dowland, Elegie, Song for Zoe, Tom-Tom, La Rossiniana Op. 119, and more.
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Works for Guitar
James’ first CD is a collection of pieces for solo guitar that range from the familiar La Catedral to the more obscure Segoviana. It is at once engaging, stimulating, and beautiful.
Works by Scarlatti, Poulenc, Falla, Milhaud, and Barrios
|1. Sonata, K. 322
2. Sonata, K. 209
3. Homenaje pour le Tombeau de Debussy
6. Preludio "Saudade"
7. Andante Religioso
8. Allegro Solemne
|9. Prelude No. 5
10. Mazurka en Sol
11. Danza Mora
14. Allegro Vivo
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