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Symphony No. 1 for Wind Ensemble released on Naxos

Naxos release of Catalan Wind Music, Vol. 2,  includes Symphony #1 for Symphonic Wind Ensemble, recorded by the Barcelona Symphonic Ensemble (Banda Municipal de Barcelona) conducted by Salvador Brotons. This new album from the Barcelona Symphony Band is a compilation of the first world recordings of works by Catalan composers (Montsalvatge, Amargos, Fábregas and Bertrán). “Elisenda […]

Performances of “Imitació del Foc”(Imitation of fire)

Imitació del Foc (Imitation of Fire) for tenor and piano was performed this past spring on February 15, 2019: St. Stephen’s Concert Series in Wilmington, DE; February 24, 2019: Furman University in NC; Feb 26: Newberry College in SC; and Feb 28: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC. This work is being championed by Jess Muñoz, tenor, […]

Mirage performances by Becky Billock, Spring 2019

Pianist Becky Billock performed Mirage in her Pacific Northwest tour in the US and also in Iceland and Norway. Dates/locations: March 8, Portland, OR; March 9, Salem, OR; March 10, Olympia, WA; March 11, Sequim; March 12, Sidney, B.C; March 14 Abbotsford, BC; March 16, Seattle, WA; March 16 Bellingham; April 22, Riverside, CA; and April 28 Pittsburgh, […]

Performances in Maine of Portraits II for fl, vln, vlc, pno

Resident musicians from Portland’s 240 Strings joined by resident musicians from New Haven’s Music Haven and flutist Nicole Rabata performed Portraits II for flute, violin, cello and piano on March 1, 2019, at Mechanics’ Hall, in Maine. Portraits II was performed again on March 2 by the same performers including pianist Anastasia Antonacos at Corthell Concert Hall, […]

Imitació del foc (Imitation of fire) for tenor & piano

Duration 12′ Poetry by Rosselló-Pòrcel (1913-1938) in Catalan Commissioned by tenor Jess Muñoz,with generous support from a University of Delaware General University Research Grant. Premiered on March 12, 2018, at the University of Delaware in a program dedicated to Catalonian and Latin American women composers. This work was recorded on August 10-13, 2018, by Jess Muñoz, tenor, […]