Joaquin Clerch • Guitar Solo
Hispanian Symphony Orchestra
Enrique García Asensio • Conductor
℗ 2015 IBS Classical
Although this may be a more objective version of the Concierto de Aranjuez, as the popular adagio theme is not highlighted as usual, this recording is unique in the crystal clear way the solo part is rendered. Anyone interested in closely following the guitar line should choose this version and discard the rest.
José Antonio García y García: 2014 Scherzo 305, March 2015
ARANJUEZ… A Cuban guitar player like Joaquín Clerch, whose amazing virtuosity is beyond dispute, chooses restraint, subtlety, elusiveness, poetic serenity, and dim lyricism as his guitar whispers with the orchestra’s complicity. The sound of his guitar is an invitation to high level delight…
P.S.J.D. RITMO 883, March 2015