"This is NOT some godawful Classics-for-Baby CD" - Fanfare Bridging the chasm of new music & audiences, and the guitar with composers, for who's afraid of a lullaby!? Videos of compositions written for Aaron's New Lullaby Project. 55 premieres since 2007 by over 50 composers. The first CD ' New Lullaby' was released in 2010. A second is on the way. http://www.NewLullabyProject.com
Passion and energy of flamenco to the refinement and complex harmonies of classical music" -- PlanetFlamenco.com
¡Con Fuego! (With Fire!)-- The artful blend of flamenco and classical dance, castanets and song, and the transcendent musical beauty of the Spanish guitar come together for a new Spanish music experience: a fiery tour-de-force program of flirtation, humor, passion, love and loss. Featuring music by the Spanish masters Isaac Albéniz, Manuel De Falla, & Joaquín Rodrigo and Paco de Lucia.
Founded by guitarist Aaron Larget-Caplan in 2006, Aaron sought to combine the complexity of classical music and the raw visual passion of Flamenco dance. Working with the best in the fields, ¡Con Fuego! features either award winning flamenco artist Gabriela Granados or La Conja. In 2010 ¡Con Fuego! was the featured guest artists with the Waltham Symphony Orchestra, and in 2011 Aaron and Gabriela were be joined by award winning cellist Raffael Popper-Keizer at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas in New Haven CT.
Whether performing as a duo, ensemble, with orchestra or in an educational programs at a school, ¡Con Fuego! is an exhilarating ensemble with music and dance that transcend the classical and world music genres. www.ALCGuitar.com