JAVIER TORRES MALDONADO:
UN POSIBLE DIA, quasi un radio dramma, for soprano, actor, ensemble, electronics and optional video.
Alamuse: ALM 002
Maja Pavlovska (soprano), David Jisse, actor, ENSEMBLE 2E2M, Pierre Roullier (conductor), technique: La Muse en Circuit. Live recording, Festival Extension, Théâtre de Villejuif, FRANCE, 20.05.2011.
Co-produced by the Ensemble 2e2m, the Parisian center for music and new technologies “La muse en circuit” and the FONCA/CONACULTA of Mexico.
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Stradivarius: STR 33719
1. Exabrupto (1998), for 3 instr. groups, 1 pno. and 1 perc.
2. Tiento (2004), for violoncello and electronics.
3. The unexpected clock in the mirrors (2005), for violin, bass clarinet and ensemble.
4. Orior (1997), for piano solo.
5. De ignoto cantu (2004), version for 5 players.
6. Luz, for accordion and string quartet.
Candida Felici, piano.
Carlo Chiarappa, violin.
Rocco Parisi, bass-clarinet.
Andrea Cavuoto, cello.
Germano Scurti, accordion.
Nouvel Ensemble Moderne, Lorraine Vaillancourt, conductor.
Dynamis Ensemble, Javier Torres Maldonado, cond.
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CD published with the prestigious Spanish SIBILA, ART, MUSIC AND LITERATURE magazine, No. 54, May 2018.
Sidereus Nuncius (2009), for percussions (3 players), dancers and electro-acoustic interactive system.
Performers: Yi-Ping Yang, Ricardo Gallardo and Raul Tudon (percussions), Max Bruckert (Sound engineer, GRAME, Centro Nacional de Creación de Lyon, Francia). Live Recording: Festival Internacional Cervantino, Teatro Juárez, Guanajuato, Mexico, 23.10.2009.
© Columna Música, Revista Sibila.
The publication includes the article SIDEREUS NUNCIUS: EL MENSAJERO SIDERAL, by Javier Torres Maldonado, and the poetic texts SIDEREUS NUNCIUS: textos de la obra y más allá... (Extractos), by José Manuel Recillas.
OBSCURO ETIANTUM LUMINE
for violin and 3 orchestral groups
Ambroisie Records: AMB 9987
Album title (3 CDs): CONCOURS REINE ELISABETH, VIOLON 2005.
Includes the work by Javier Torres Maldonado (First prize, compositon section) imposed to the 12 finalists of the famous competition. Listen to the 12 performances from THIS LINK.
Mikhail Ovrutsky (violin), National Orchestra of Belgium, Giles Varga (cond.)
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FORUM 1998, NOUVEL ENSEMBLE MODERNE
Exabrupto (1998), for 3 instrumental groups, 1 pianist and 1 percussionist.
Performers: Nouvel Ensemble Moderne, Lorraine Vaillancourt, cond.
Album of two CD's, it contains works of K. Beilharz, S. Azevedo, Y. Plamondon, O. Rayeva, B. Joyce, and Javier Torres Maldonado.
VII INTERNATIONAL COMPOSITION COOMPETITION "MOZART" SALZBURG
ORF - Radio Salzburg
UNIMOZ, 15 16
The album includes Orior (1997),
Fortepiano: Biliana Tzilinkova.
Album (2 CD's) produced by the Mozarteum in Salzburg, includes Orior (Second prize, compositon section), work imposed to the finalists of the fortepiano section.
CD RECORDING: "CANTARES MEXICANOS"
Work included: Lacrymosa I (2001), for accordion or any keyboard-aerophone instrument.
Mexican contemporary music and Aztec poetry in the Nahuatl language.
Vincent Lhermet, accordion. Astrid Hadad & Christian Rojas, narrators. A CD released on September 10, 2019 under the Tempus Clasico label, on the occasion of UNESCO’s International Year of Indigenous Languages in 2019.
Works by Javier Torres Maldonado, Georgina Derbez, Itzam Zapata, Ana Lara, Alejandro Romero, Jorge Torres Saenz, Victor Ibarra.
Tempus Clasico production.
Link to the Vincent Lhermet CD recordings
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3rd. INTERNATIONAL FORUM, ENSEMBLE ALEPH.
A lavish 150-page presentation (in French and English) with composer interviews, photocollages and a CD, distributed to the audiences of the concert and available for consultation in European contemporary music resource centres.
Work included: DE IGNOTO CANTU (2004), performed by Ensemble Aleph, includes an interview to the composer by Makis Solomos.
For more info please visit the Ensemble Aleph's web site.
JAVIER VINASCO - "CLARIENTE SOLO. MÉXICO VOL.3
CSM0004 Cero Records
DESDE EL INSTANTE (2002), 3 pieces for clarinet.
Javier Vinasco, clarinet.
LE VENT DE ANCHES
Zoomescope - Harmonia Mundi - Editions du Point d'exclamation.
DVD No. 000189/1800
France, 120 minutes.
Includes Ventus animae (2007), electroacoustic composition by Javier Torres Maldonado (composed specifically for this production), as a part of the spectacle conceived by Pascal Contet and presented at the Scène National de Malakoff (Paris), LE VENT DES ANCHES.
Pascal Contet (accordion), Wu Wei (sheng, bawu, Ehru), Carol Robinson (clarinettes, Byrbyne), Tom Mays (sound and video real time treatment), Xavier Lazarini (light conception), Christina Clar (hall audio engineer).
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UN GIOCO ARDITO
12 thematic variations about Domenico Scarlatti
Production; Al Gran Sole - Milan.
Italy, 100 minutes.
A film by Francesco Leprino.
Includes the video recording of Ad Imitationem Moduli (2004), for string trio.
Performers: Ducio Ceccanti (violin), Yasha Zats (viola), Vittorio Ceccanti (violoncello).