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Enigmatica - The Blue House

By Mandolin Cafe
July 20, 2009 - 10:45 am

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Enigmatica - The Blue House

Enigmatica - The Blue House

Their second recording, Enigmatica is a Boston-based mandolin octet directed by Marilynn Mair. One part chamber orchestra, and one part plucked-string double-quartet, Enigmatica performs music of the Baroque, Brazil, and offbeat contemporary works.

Stravinsky to Brazil, Renaissance to rock, Argentina to Australia.

Selections:
Acerta O Passo
Anniversary
Fandango
Perigoso
Three Fantasias: Fantasia
Fantasia on "If My Complaints"
Echoes from "The Irish Ho-Hoane"
No Me Toques
Cinco Piezas: Vidala
Cancio Incaica
Chacarera
Cancion de Cuna
Zapateado
Arioso
The Blue House

Additional information:
Enigmatica web site
Purchase: from Elderly (not available on Enigmatica web site at the time of publication)

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