Concierto Barroco (Fiction&/Cuba) [Alejo Carpentier, Asa Zatz] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A wealthy Mexican traveler journeys to. Concierto barroco [Alejo Carpentier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Novela que gira en torno a la concepcion de la opera « Montezuma». Concierto Barroco is a piece of music written in by the Bulgarian composer Gheorghi Arnaoudov, scored for violin and orchestra. Composition. Concierto Barroco is a musical mystery, an interpretation of the famous homonymous novel by the Cuban novelist Alejo Carpentier.
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CONCIERTO BARROCO (Nueva Criminologia): : Alejo Carpentier: Books
Open Preview See a Problem? Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. This article needs additional citations for verification. The real wonder transported to another dimension where the bizarre is the main feature. Churrigueresque in style, carpdntier book is a veritable dictionary of baroque architecture, music, and daily life describing along the way such mundanities as the luggage and clothing used during that period.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. It perhaps doesn’t have the resonance of his best work, but it’s still pretty cool.
If you’re into travels, music and magical realism how does a jam session with Vivaldi, Handel, Scarlatti and a bunch of orphan y 5 years later I find this short novel still amazing. Lists with This Book. Just trust me on this one. Carpentier delivers the story with humor irony and sarcasm making this novella a fun book to read and re-read. There’s a problem loading this menu at the moment.
I love this book. Quotes from Concierto barroco. Churrigueresque in styl I rate this book a 3. He died in Paris in and was buried in Havana.
Visit our Help Pages. We should remember that for Carpentier, the marvelously real is not just a stylistic gimmick, it is the essential characteristic of America.
Carpentier writting style is hard to understand because of his vocabulary, though his style and detailed descriptions are perfect For the story of this book. Todo futuro es fabuloso. View all 3 comments. Clarita rated it really liked it May 19, Mai lipsea ca autorul sa poarte un tricou ironic si ochelari fara lentila.
The spectacular flights of fancy and literary virtuosity are interwoven with the theme of marvelous America.
We should remember that for Carpentier, the marvelously real is not just a stylistic gimmick, it is the essential characteristic of America. Want to Read saving…. Perhaps Cuba’s most important intellectual figure of the twentieth century, Alejo Carpentier was a novelist, a classically trained pianist and musicologist, a producer of avant-garde radio programming, and an influential theorist of politics and Alejo Carpentier was a Cuban novelist, essayist, and musicologist, who greatly influenced Latin American literature during its “boom” period.
Lists with This Book. Books by Alejo Carpentier. To view it, click here. It’s hard to find this book in English translation, but if you do, read it you may find it translated but nevertheless under its Spanish title “Concierto Barroco,” as I did. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? He was jailed and exiled and he lived for many years in France and Venezuela but returned to Cuba after the revolution. It’s a baroque concerto in the form of a novel. Sep 11, Lavinia rated it it was amazing Shelves: This peculiar acoustic space is a play of interweaving ornaments, details, gestures, images and voices, floating somewhere between the waters of Tenochtitlanthe silver glimmerings of Taxco and the boundless expanses of the Venetian channels, halls, galleries, graveyards and tiny streets, populated with the never failing wealth of colours, aromas, shadows and rhymes, silhouettes and clamour, forming a complex, ever-changing sound fabric, games of instrumental passages, variations and quasi quotations of unnamed manuscripts from Spanish monasteries, old late-gothic or renaissance masters, the way that I heard and translated them in the meaning of one infinite sound palimpsest.
Karelia rated it really liked it Nov 03, I know that makes no sense. Feb 19, Ibis rated it really liked it. Jose Diogenes rated it really liked it Aug 01, He was jailed and exiled and he lived for many years in France and Venezuela but returned to Cuba after the revolution.
Feb 20, Elisa rated it it was amazing. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Not really a novel, instead it is a musicologist’s fan fiction of a Mexican criollo attending a jam session between Vivldi, Handel and Scarlatti.
Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. The writing of Carpentier sometimes to somebody that do not read hardly is heavy This is not a review just yet. In this book we experience the encounter between American and Europe depicted as the clash between the fabulous past Europe and the marvelous future Americaplayed out in the staging of an opera by Vivaldi about Montezuma.
Me siento muy agradecida con el viejo Carpentier.
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Carpentier writting ocncierto is hard to understand because of his vocabulary, though his style and detailed descriptions are perfect For the story of this book.
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