September 29, 2023

Sonatas Venezolanas

Angel Sauce and Nelly Mele Lara, almost completely unknown outside of Venezuela, were nevertheless culturally and historically important figures in the development of classical music education in Venezuela. With her debut album, Marjory is breaking barriers and bringing the rich tradition of Venezuelan classical music to audiences around the world.

Listen and discover the many influences from European composers, with a Venezuelan touch.


Angel Sauce (Caracas, 2 August 1911 – Caracas, 26 December 1995)

Sonata para violin y piano

I. Moderato

II. Andante

III. Rondo. Allegro

Nelly Mele Lara (Maiquetía, 18 July 1922- Caracas, 24 May 1993)

Sonata para violin y piano

I. Allegro moderato

II. Allegretto grazioso

III. Allegro con brio