Osvaldo Golijov
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Voices of Light - Dawn Upshaw
Nonesuch 79812
Released 08-24-04

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Track 7Lúa DescoloridaDawn Upshaw, Soprano; Gilbert Kalish, piano


...At its heart comes this hauntingly beautiful song, written by the Argentinian-born Osvaldo Golijov for Upshaw and Kalish, in the gallego language (used by some three million people in Galicia). As Upshaw herself commented to me: 'It's the saddest C major song I know'.

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