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Colombian Art Song: complete vocal works by Jaime León V. 2

Colombian Art Song: complete vocal works by Jaime León V. 2

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Colombian art songs by Jaime Leon - 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.

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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. Patricia recorded most of Leon´s songs and can be heard for free on Spotify https://open.spotify.com/album/05K2Bdo50tWKDnP25c9tyr?si=2PnpUPy4Qgqy4nMIhrzVGA

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