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Adagio (tema del amor) Adagio (Love Theme) (1994)

Chamber 

Solo ob, 2cl, 2 hn/timp.hp/str

Duration: 3'30"

Based on TV score for El Vuelo del águila. Also used in Il Postino.

 

 

Amaya (2009)

Chamber

Obda, hp, str4tet

Duration: 3'00"

Andrea Puente; members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Orange County Chapter of the American Harp Society, 2009.    

Based on Adagio (tema del amor) Adagio (Love Theme) from El Vuelo del águila and Il Postino.   

 

 

Concertino (2005)

Movements I, II, III, IV            

Chamber            

Hp, str4tet

Alternate Instrumentation: string quartet (Divertimento)

Duration: 17'00"

Premiered May 14, 2005, XVII Foro Internacional de Música Nueva,

Mexico City. Andrea Puente, harp. Cuarteto Latinoamericano.    

Based on Sexteto            

 

 

Cuando bailas, Leonor (1984)

Chamber            

Fl, ob, vc, pf

Duration: 6'00"

Premiered July 13 1984, Mexico City. Da Capo: Marielena Arizpe, flute; Leonora Saavedra, oboe; Alvaro Bitrán, cello; Lilia Vázquez, piano.

Commissioned by Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana for Da Capo      

 

 

Encantamiento (Enchantment) (2003)

Chamber            

Fl, hp    

Duration: 7'00"

Premiered April 3 2003, Unitarian Church, Los Angeles. Salpy Kerkonian, flute; Andrea Puente, harp.              

Christina Smith, flute; Elisabeth Johnson, harp. ACA Digital 20103              

Based on Encantamiento for 2 alto recorders. Dedicated: “For Andrea Puente.” 

 

 

Quintet (1972)

Chamber

ob, cl, vl, vc, pf

Premiered 1972, Southhampton University, England

Score not located

 

 

Sexteto (2003-2004)

Movements I, II, III, IV            

Chamber            

2vn, 2va, vc, cb

Duration: 18'00"

Premiered February 10, 2004. Phillip Levy and Connie Kupka, vn; Simon Oswell and Samuel Formicola, va; David Speltz, vc; Bruce Morgenthaler, db. University of California Los Angeles Faculty Center.    

 

 

Trío (1982)

Chamber            

vl, vc, pf              

Duration: 8'20"

Premiered October 17 1983, Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City. Trio México: Manuel Suárez, vl; Ignacio Mariscal, vc; Jorge Suárez, pf.          

Trio México: Manuel Suárez, vl; Ignacio Mariscal, vc; Jorge Suárez, pf. INBA/SACM 1992. 

Commissioned by Fondo Nacional para las Artes (FONAPAS)

Chamber and Instrumental Ensemble
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