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A pesar que el lenguaje es algo complejo o la narrativase lee bastante bien y es muy divertido. He died in Paris in and was buried in Havana.
At the time Carpentier wrote this book, he know about the opera from historical accounts but could not have heard it. La existencia de una opera de Antonio Vivaldi, llamada Montezuma compuesta en Eric rated it it was amazing Nov 08, Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.
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. Books by Alejo Carpentier. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Churrigueresque in styl I rate this book a 3. Cosmin Finaru rated it really liked it Dec 06, This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. A fun novel, that rises interesting questionings in a light tone, Concierto Barroco includes many references to classical music and mixes many subjects whose existence period would be much posterior to the one depicted in it, features that greatly enrich its lyricism and symbolism.
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Boris Goussinsky rated it really liked it Oct 03, Quotes from Concierto barroco. Carpenier the premier performance of the composition in EstorilPortugal inArnaoudov added for its first recording in a specially written cadenzas for the virtuoso violinist Mario Hossen and the Orpheus Academy Orchestra of New Bulgarian University.
Feb 25, Ximena rated it really liked it. La existencia de una opera de Antonio Vivaldi, llamada Montezuma compuesta en Concierto barroco es una bella obra de arte.
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Es una historia que busca definir la identidad. Miguel Mata rated it really liked it Jul 04, 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.
The real wonder transported to another dimension where the bizarre is the main feature. Jorge Ruiz Esparza rated it really liked it Nov 10, No imagino que un concierto barroco pueda ser de otra forma. I Found very amusing the Moctezuma opera and the conquer of Mexico through Vivaldi eyes. I haven’t a clue what was going on, but it was suitably extravagant?
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. Feb 17, J. Mind twisting, I tell you! 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.
It amazes me that it’s obscure enough that the cover of the English version–which, for the record, is Fernando Botero’s painting “Dancing in Columbia”–isn’t available on this site. It’s a difficult book. It’s a difficult book.
And yes, Vivaldi really did write an opera about Montezuma which had been lost until and was first performed again in At the time Carpentier wrote this book, he know about the opera from historical accounts but could not have heard it. Open Preview See a Problem?
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There is no conflict, characters are flat and the conversations are pedantary for the music snob, but without the wit it takes no great intellect or real knowledge to declare Vivaldi one of the greats. Dec 25, Gandalfu rated it it was amazing.
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