Entries by elisenda55

Coloured minds (2022) for piano

Coloured minds (2022) for piano was commissioned by and dedicated to Jaeden Izik-Dzurko, a 23 year old Canadian pianist first prize winner of the 2022 Maria Canals Piano Competition, 2022 Santander Paloma O’Shea, and 2022 Hilton Head Piano Competition. World Premiere on June 8, 2023, Ruhr Piano festival in Essen, Germany by Jaeden Izik-Dzurko Spanish […]

Jaeden Izik-Dzurko performed Portraits (mov. IV-V), Festival Musica Albeniz, Camprodon, August 7, 19:00.

Jaeden Izik-Dzurko, First Prize Winner of the 2022 Paloma O’Shea santander Piano competition and the 2022 Maria Casals International Piano Competition,  performed a solo recital at the Festival de Musica Albeniz 2022 on August 7, 19:00, at the Monestir San Pere in Camprodon (Gerona, Spain). Jaeden included Portraits I (movs. IV-V) in his recital, the […]

Amalia Tortajada, flute, & Andrea Gonzalez, guitar (Identidade project) performed Goyescas at the Serenades Festival in Valencia, June 29, 22:00

Amalia Tortajada, flute and Andrea González, guitar, presented their first album  ‘SERENATAS’  at the Serenades Festival – Centre Cultural Nau, Institut Valencia, University of Valencia (Spain) on June 29 at 22:00. The program titled Women and Art included the performance of Goyescas for flute and guitar which is a premiere in Spain. Both performers join forces in this very personal […]

Uphill: from Clara to Robert for cello & piano – Roger Morelló Ros, cello, & Anna Khomichkho, piano. Premiere and concerts in Germany & Spain, 2022-23

Uphill: from Clara to Robert for cello & piano (2021) was written for and dedicated to the Duo of cellist Roger Morelló Ros and pianist Anna Khomichkho. Uphill was inspired by a 16th century poem of Pedro Padilla, and also inspired by Clara’s feelings over her caring of Robert and the interruption of her composing activities. My inspiration to write this […]

‘Parlen les dones’ for mezzo, SATB Choir and Orchestra – El Cor Canta, March 5, 12:00, 2023 – L’ Auditori de Barcelona

Parlen les dones (Women speak) for mezzo, SATB choir, and chamber orchestra, has been commissioned by the El Cor Canta, based on four poems by Catalan author Montserrat Abelló. The group El Cor Canta consists of 150 amateur singers that work with various professional chamber orchestras and soloists, conducted by Elisenda Carrasco i Eva Martínez. […]

‘Castell de Miravet’ for Cobla (Memorial Joaquim Serra) commissioned by Agrupació Folklorica Barcelona and Musics per la Cobla. Premiere on November 21, 2022, 19:00

The Agrupació Cultural Folklòrica Barcelona in collaboration with Músics per la Cobla has commissioned a new work for the Memorial Joaquim Serra 2022. Titled Castell de Miravet, this new work will celebrate the hundred years anniversary of Agrupació Cultural Folklòrica Barcelona at the premiere on November 21, 2022, 19:00. It will premiered by Cobla San […]

“Accents Catalans” Spain premiere, San Cugat Symphonic Orchestra, March 11 & 20, 2022

The San Cugat Symphonic Orchestra under the direction of Salvador Brotons will perform the  Spanish/Catalan premiere of Accents Catalans (2016) for orchestra on March 11, 2022, at the Teatre-Auditori, San Cugat del Valles; and on March 20, 2022, at the Teatre La Massa, Vilasar de Dalt. Accents Catalans for Symphony Orchestra (2016) was commissioned by […]

‘Danses de la terra’ (Catalan danses) for cello premiere (PRIVATE CONCERT) by Roger Morelló Ros at Palau Güell in Barcelona, October 28, 2021.

Danses de la terra (2020) (Catalan dances) for solo cello was written for Catalan cellist Roger Morello Ros. He will premiere this work at Palau Güell in Barcelona on October 28, 2021. Danses de la terra was written for Morello and consists of four dances: I. Ball d’entrada (Opening dance); II. Dansa de rondalla amorosa (Dance of amorous tale); III. Ball ceremonial […]

‘Accents Catalans’, USA premiere by The Florida Orchestra, February, 23, 2022, Clearwater, FL

The Florida Orchestra under the directions of Stuart Malina will perform the American premiere of Accents Catalans (2016) for orchestra -23 February 2022  at the Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, FL USA. Accents Catalans for Symphony Orchestra (2016) was commissioned by The Bucheon Philharmonic Orchestra, who under the direction of Youngmin Park, performed the World […]