A new CD with with music of Scarlatti, Bach, Tedesco, Granados, and Tan Dun performed by the Beijing Guitar Duo
TONAR MUSIC is proud to present the release of a new CD, “Bach to Tan Dun” [TONAR 11015] performed by the extraordinary Beijing Guitar Duo.
The new CD includes 2 sonatas by Scarlatti, the "Chaconne" by Bach/Busoni, "Sonatina Canonica" by Tedesco, "Valses Poéticos" by Granados, and a new version of Tan Dun’s "Eight Memories in Watercolor," arranged specially for the duo by their mentor Manuel Barrueco.
The Beijing Guitar Duo's first CD on TONAR MUSIC “Maracaípe” received a Latin GRAMMY nomination for the title piece on the recording. Fanfare magazine’s reviewer commented: “Speed? Clarity? Timing? Finesse? Ensemble playing? It turned out the Beijing Guitar Duo had it all.” Baltimore magazine hailed the Beijing Guitar Duo for its “Interpretative skills and a cross-cultural flair that’s incredibly rare for twenty-something musicians.”
The impressive individual talents of Ms. Su and Ms. Wang come together to create what is sure to be one of the most exciting guitar duos on the scene today. Winners of many international guitar competitions, each season they are invited to perform in music centers across the continents of America, Asia, and Europe.
“Bach to Tan Dun” is available on TonarMusic.com and will be available on Amazon.com, CDBaby.com, Itunes, and other online stores.