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Jason Vieaux Album: Leshnoff's Guitar Concerto | This is Classical Guitar
Jonathan Leshnoff: Symphony No. 4, Guitar Concerto, Starburst Nashville Symphony (Giancarlo Guerrero), Violins of Hope, Jason Vieaux (guitar) Naxos Records, 2019 Buy, Listen, & Learn More: Naxos | Amazon | iTunes | Spotify An exciting new release via Naxos Records of the world premiere recording of Jonathan Leshnoff's Guitar Concerto, recorded by Grammy-winning guitarist Jason Vieaux with the Nashville Symphony and conductor Giancarlo Guerrero. Additional works on the album: Symphony No. 4 "Heichalos" and Starburst in the recording debut of the Violins of Hope – historic instruments once played by Jewish musicians – released on Holocaust Remembrance Day. The guitar concerto is a work of beauty and virtuosity, the lyrical writing and imitative exchanges between the guitar and orchestra are complimented with elegant orchestration. Vieaux's musical phrasing, articulation, and tone shine on this exquisite recording. The intense musical lines along with the elegant nature of the