A collection of representative works by Cuban classical composers, each of whom was inspired by Cuban folksongs and dances. The performing artist, a Cuban-American, has been acclaimed by Harold C. Schonberg for “?warmth, temperament, imagination, and flexibility” and by Michael Ullman as “?a bold player, not at all eccentric, but powerful”?.Her recording of the Chopin Etudes on Music and Arts was acclaimed as the best of all recordings of this work by Donald Manildi in the International Piano Quarterly (Summer 1999) as well by Rev. Thomas L. Dixon in Piano and Keyboard (September 1996). Detailed liner notes in Spanish and English.
CD-1069(1) Juana Zayas: A TREASURY OF CUBAN PIANO CLASSICS: Ignacio Cervantes: 36 Danzas Cubanas & Other Works; Alejandro Caturla: Pastoral Lullaby; Danza Lucumi; & Danza del tambor; Gisela Hern?ndez: Cubanas para piano; Ernesto Lecuona: A la antigua & 6 Afro-Cuban dances. With Juana Zayas, piano. (DDD) (65:39) UPC # 0-17685-10692-7.
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