Richard Savino releases new album

Richard Savino playing guitar

Entitled “Archivo de Guatemala,” the SFCM faculty member’s new CD was chosen by Naxos as a featured international release.

Richard Savino, professor of guitar, has released a new album with his ensemble El Mundo called “Archivo de Guatemala” (featuring music from the Cathedral of Guatemala City archives) through Naxos, which has selected it as a featured international release. Savino’s album (which also includes fellow faculty member Corey Jamason playing harpsichord) was also selected as a classical pick of the week by the Guardian.

Hear more about Savino’s inspirations for the album in this on Naxos’ podcasts in English and Spanish, as well as the below interview with Ars Lyrica Houston.


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