UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: University of Washington School of Music Pedro Bacán Concert recording, 1983-11-17  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
University of Washington. School of Music
Title
UW Ethnomusicology Archives audio recordings: University of Washington School of Music Pedro Bacán Concert recording
Dates
1983-11-17
Quantity
2 items  :  OT - 2 reels (7.5 ips, 2 tr., stereo, 7"); WD - 2 CDs (digital, stereo); Duration: 1:00:00
Collection Number
1983068
Summary
Recorded at the University of Washington, Meany Theater, 11/17/83.
Repository
University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives
University of Washington
Ethnomusicology Archives
Box 353450
Seattle, WA
98195-3450
Telephone: 206-543-0974
ethnoarc@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Undefined

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Pedro Bacán (1952-1997) was a guitarist and composer from Lebrija, Spain. As a child, he attended a religious school run by nuns called La Caridad. Around the age of 13, he became fascinated by his cousin Antonio's guitar playing and asked his mother to buy him his own guitar. Early on, he studied under a teacher called Penaca, and after this he learned the flamenco technique from his cousin Pedro. He performed his flamenco music around the world but was particularly popular in France, which later became his second home.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Recorded by Tom Stiles, sound technician, UW Meany Hall.

Performer: Pedro Bacan, guitar.

This is the second half of a concert entitled "An Evening of Spanish Song and Flamenco Guitar"; the first half was performed by Montserrat Alavedra and Alberto Rafols.

Contents: 1) Solea, 2) Buleria, 3) Rondena, 4) Guajira, 5) Guajira, 6) Buleria.

Documentation: Concert flyer, program, review.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Concerts
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Flamenco Music From Spain
  • Guitar
  • Guitar music (Flamenco)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Europe--Europe--General Europe
  • Spain
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Sound Recordings
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Bacán, Pedro, 1951-1997 (performer)