The “Little Orchestra” from Portland, Oregon; Pink Martini performs Malagueña. Written in 1928 by the Cuban composer Ernesto Lecuona, it was originally the sixth movement of Lecuona’s Suite Andalucia. Live in Portland, 2006.
You can also watch this wonderful concert below (complete):
Ernesto Lecuona was a prolific composer. Included in his catalogue are numerous piano pieces, songs, zarzuelas, movie scores and works for piano and orchestra. Many of his most popular compositions, such as Malagueña, La comparsa, Andalucia, (The Breeze and I) exist in countless arrangements prepared both by publishers and colleagues.
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