Concierto Barroco by Alejo Carpentier
(Fiction&/Cuba)

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Recreando tiempo, lugar y motivaciones de una composicion musical, Carpentier escribio un relato cuya trama se inicia en Coyoacan en los primeros anos del siglo xviii, prosigue en Cuba, toca incidentalmente algunos sitios de Espana, pasa por Roma y culmina en ambitos de Venecia, de donde describe las carnavalescas mojigangas y en cuyas incidencias se entrevera lo contado en esta novela.
 

About Alejo Carpentier

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Carpentier was a novelist, classically trained pianist and musicologist, aproducer of avant-garde radio programming, and an influential theorist of politics and literature.
 
Published January 1, 1998 by Siglo XXI. 96 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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An 18th century nameless Mexican nobleman and his Cuban servant, Filomeno, journey from the New World to the Old. In Venice, dazzled by and invigorated with the enchantment of the Christmas carnival,

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An 18th century nameless Mexican nobleman and his Cuban servant, Filomeno, journey from the New World to the Old.

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