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Concierto barroco

It was a delicious reading, especially since it took me two years to find the book. Sara rated it really liked it Apr 04, Quotes from Concierto barroco. Pyszna, magiczna, dowcipna i przebogata proza. Jan 08, Regina Andreassen rated it liked it.

Trivia About Concierto barroco. I liked it, though don’t think is recommended for very young people and it was assigned to my high school son so. Beautifully written, in Magic Realism style and Barrocoo Fiction.

It’s a difficult book. A pesar que el lenguaje es algo complejo o la narrativase lee bastante bien y es muy divertido. Concierto Barroco is a piece of music written in by the Bulgarian composer Concieto Arnaoudovscored for violin and orchestra.

I rate this barrco a 3. Am apreciat totusi descrierile foarte vii – ma rog, unele din ele. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It perhaps doesn’t have the resonance of his best work, but it’s still pretty cool.

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Feb 19, Ibis rated it really liked it. 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.

Alejo Carpentier tem um estilo bastante peculiar e bem trabalhado. Sep 23, German Patarroyo rated it liked it.

G rated it it was amazing Apr 10, Now, however, I have yet to read many other books written by what I consider more prolific authors before I venture to read another of Carpentier’s works again. This page was last edited on 6 Juneat He died in Paris in and was buried in Havana.


The real wonder transported to another dimension where the bizarre is the main feature.

If you’re into travels, music and magical realism how does a jam session with Vivaldi, Handel, Scarlatti and a bunch of orphan young women sound? After 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.

Alejo Carpentier was a Cuban novelist, essayist, and musicologist, who greatly influenced Latin American literature during its “boom” period. Stravinsky and Louis Armstrong make cameo appearances later in the story.

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Es una carpenter que busca definir la identidad. Clarita rated it really liked it May 19, Eric rated it it was amazing Nov 08, Definitely, a great book. We should remember that for Carpentier, the marvelously real is not just a stylistic gimmick, it is the essential characteristic of America.

This peculiar acoustic space is a play of interweaving ornaments, details, gestures, images and voices, floating somewhere between the waters of Tenochtitlanthe barorco 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 bafroco that I heard and translated them in the meaning of one infinite sound palimpsest.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This isn’t to say that the vivid descriptions aren’t beautifully rendered–they are–but rather one would expect much more from a writer of Carpentier’s caliber. La existencia de una opera de Antonio Vivaldi, llamada Montezuma compuesta en Dec 25, Gandalfu rated it it was amazing.


And yes, Vivaldi really did write an opera about Montezuma which had been lost until and was first performed again in Carpentier delivers the story with humor irony and sarcas Beautifully written, in Magic Realism style and Historical Fiction.

Guess it’s one of the things that makes kids load reading or school, maybe. Surely the oddest thing I’ve read by Carpentier. Articles needing additional references from June All articles needing additional references Use British English from April A fun novel, that rises interesting questionings in a light tone, Concierto Xlejo 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.

It was okay but it is probably more enjoyable in its original language, hence one day I will read it in Spanish.

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Hasta ahora, Carpentier nunca me ha decepcionado. Aug 10, Mihai added it. He was jailed and exiled and he lived for many years in France and Venezuela conciedto returned to Cuba after the revolution. To ask other readers questions about Concierto barrocoplease sign up. I must thank Ruxandra Cesereanu for this recommendation; she’s madly in love with the book and she’s mentioned it several times on her blog.