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Daniel Catan Opera Classical Composer

Daniel Catan Daniel Catán

Cantata (1981)


Spiritual Canticle, Saint John of the Cross. In Spanish.      


2 fl, 2 ob (ca), bn, vc

Duration: 17'00"

Premiered 30 January 1982, Sala Miguel Covarrubias, Mexico City. Margarita Pruneda, soprano. Coro Convivium Musicum, Erica Kubacsek, conductor. Daniel Catán, conductor   

Archival recording in Fonoteca Nacional, Mexico City.     

Second prize, Composition Competition “Lan Adomián” for chamber music. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1982.

Dedicated to Erica Kubacsek and Coro Convivium Musicum, on their 10th anniversary.    



O, Pardon Me, Thou Bleeding Piece of Earth (2006)


William Shakespeare     

TTBB, timpani

Duration: 6'00"

Premiered 2 June 2006, University of Southern California, Los Angeles.

Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles.

Bruce Mayhall, conductor.          

Archival audio recording at Henry Ransom Center, University of Texas at Austin, and Fonoteca Nacional de México, Mexico City.      

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