Patricia Petibon | Melancolía
Patricia Petibon

Patricia Petibon
Melancolía
Spanish Songs and Arias

CD 477 9447
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Release date: 14 October 2011

  • Unique for her dramatic flair, expert musicality, and interpretive powers, soprano Patricia Petibon indulges in her love of Luso-Iberian music
  • From zarzuela to art song, folk song, the Aria Cantilena of Brazil’s Villa-Lobos, and the traditional Afro-Brazilian Ogundé uareré, Patricia Petibon also samples the new. She includes the world-premiere recording of Nicolas Bacri’s song cycle, which was dedicated to her
  • Patricia Petibon adds spice by teaming up with flamenco musicians for one-of-a-kind performances of the zarzuela hit Adios, Granada and the folk tune El vito
  • Beloved favorites are not neglected: Petibon’s take on La tarántula, Marinela, Canto negro, and La petenera sparkle with light and life
  • The Times wrote about her previous album Rosso: “Her voice is absolutely extraordinary... After this disc, I am her devoted slave”