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Film Music by Manuel Balboa

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Film Music by Manuel Balboa

Under the direction of Ángel Gil-Ordóñez, the Galicia Symphony Orchestra interpreted with enviable ease the four scores of Balboa, characterized by its elegant classicism far removed from Hollywood pomposity.

Ignacio Granda OrdóñezScores de Cine

Released in January 1995 on Elephant Records with Galicia Symphony Orchestra

Soundtracks of the films El Baile de las Ánimas, Martes de Carnaval and Canción de Cuna by Manuel Balboa.

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Manuel Balboa: Música Cinematográfica

Published in March 2009 by Ignacio Garrido (Score Magacine) in Spanish

In the sad list of musicians who had their promising film career interrupted due to their premature death, we must include Manuel Balboa, a Galician composer who delivered, despite everything, a bouquet of exquisite works of great musical quality –and which in the end hurts more, a subtle but elegant voice of his own, something that is so eagerly needed for film music in general.

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Música cinematográfica de Manuel Balboa

Published in July 2008 by Ignacio Granda Ordóñez (Scores de Cine) in Spanish

Under the direction of Ángel Gil-Ordóñez, the Galicia Symphony Orchestra interpreted with enviable ease the four scores of Balboa, characterized by its elegant classicism far removed from Hollywood pomposity.

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About this recording

Program / track

  1. O Mar E A Noite (03:42)
  2. Espectros (01:57)
  3. Melancolía (03:41)
  4. Marcha Fúnebre (A Santa Compaña) (03:32)
  5. O Mar E A Noite II (04:00)
  6. Melodía De Otoño (02:12)
  7. Obertura (El Bosque) y Tema del Escritor (Cantiga) (02:55)
  8. El Cementerio (02:24)
  9. Crepúsculo (01:55)
  10. El Suicidio (01:38)
  11. Final (Cantiga) (01:31)
  12. Primer Tema de Amor (02:40)
  13. Segundo Tema de Amor (02:46)
  14. Canción de Cuna (04:13)

Discography menu

  1. Lou Harrison: Violin Concerto / Grand Duo / Double Music
    Released in April 2017
  2. Silvestre Revueltas: Redes (DVD)
    Released in May 2016
  3. Dvořák and America
    Released in June 2014
  4. Xavier Montsalvatge: Madrigal sobre un tema popular / 5 Invocaciones al Crucificado / Folia daliniana
    Released in January 2014
  5. Aaron Copland: The City (DVD)
    Released in January 2009
  6. Virgil Thomson: The Plow That Broke The Plains • The River (CD and DVD)
    Released in January 2007
  7. Los Sueños de Manuel de Falla
    Released in September 2000
  8. Film Music by Manuel Balboa
    Released in January 1995
  9. El Abuelo
    Released in December 1998
  10. Música Contemporánea
    Released in April 1996