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Playlist: Classical guitar

Compiled By: Don Maue

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Classical Guitar Alive! (Series)

Produced by Tony Morris

Most recent piece in this series:

20-14 Bach, Ravel, Sor, Interview: Baylor Medical Musician Tony Arant

From Tony Morris | Part of the Classical Guitar Alive! series | 58:57


TO: All Stations

FR: Tony Morris

DT: March 31, 2020

RE: ***** CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE!  20-14 Bach, Ravel, Sor, Interview: Baylor Medical Musician Tony Arant


In Cue: MUSIC IN "Hello and welcome to…"

Out Cue: "…another edition of Classical Guitar Alive!"

Program Length:58:57



 Bizet: Carmen Suite: Prelude          Los Romeros, guitar quartet

                                             (Philips 412-609)


Bach/Gounod, arr. Tarrega: Ave Maria   Sachiko Miyashita, guitar

                                             (“Le Depart”  TOS 2015) (2:34)


Bach: Harpsichord Concerto BWV1052    Grigoryan Brothers

                                                        Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

                                                        Benjamin Northey, conductor

                                           (“Bach Concertos” ABC Classics 2018)  (15:11)


Interview: Tony Arant: “Three years ago, I was playing for a young woman who had been in a car crash, and was in a coma…   … the one thing that reaches them when modern medicine can’t, is music.”


 Arr. T. Ippo: Aogeba Tatoshi/Song for the Close of School    Sachiko Miyashita, guitar

                                                 (“Gift” TOS 2010)   (4:30)


  Ravel: Empress of the Pagodas                          Sixty1strings

                                              (“Ambaraba” Genuin 2020) (3:30)


  Ravel: Alborada del gracio                                  ChromaDuo

                                        (“Ravel/Debussy for 2 Guitars” Naxos 2016) (7:37)


  Sor: Fantasie op 54b                                 Sachiko Miyashita & Pavel Steidl, guitars

                                        (“Virtuoso” TOS 2007)




This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Bach/Gounod, Bach, Ravel, and Sor, and a 2020 interview with Tony Arant, music practitioner at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, which was filmed for an upcoming PBS television special on Music In Medicine.


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CGA! is a winner at PRX's 13th Annual Zeitfunk Awards: #1 Most Licensed Producer, and #2 Most Licensed Series.