Alejandro Cremaschi: One of the best argentine pianist of his generation
Argentina Fantástica for piano and Orchestra: Cremaschi/Spiller version Orquesta Sinfónica Argentina, 2001
Curriculum Vitae: Class Piano website and Keyboard Division
Avraham Sternklar, pianist and composer: Biodata
On Argentina Fantastica
Argentina Fantastica is now Guillermo Silveira's 4th piano concerto.
There are four versions:
* Alejandro Cremaschi version with Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional Argentina,
conducted by Andrés Spiller, performed on Ocotber 12th, 2001,
at Auditorio Bolsa de Comercio, Buenos Aires, Argentina
* Jose Luis Caceres version with American Youth Orchestra,
conducted by Luis Hazza performed on May 5th, 1996,
at Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University,
Washington, D.C. USA
* A version for piano and electronic sounds,
Dumbarton United Methodist Church Georgetown,
October 24th, 1992.
* A piano solo version, Dr. Thomas Mastroianni,
International Year of Argentine Music in Washington, D.C.
November 13th, 1988.
"... a very special musical language,... an idiom that is fresh, sophisticated and exciting yet so very accessible.
It was a truly thrilling experience to listen to Argentina Fantastica.
It is a phenomenal composition, breathtaking in its idiom, rhythmic drive and structure. The performance was awe-inspiring as well. Alejandro Cremaschi is a fabulous pianist."
Avraham Sternklar, pianist.