10 Impromptus for Guitar selected as compulsory piece at competition

My piece "10 Impromptus for solo guitar" was selected as the compulsory piece at the National Guitar Competition in Costa Rica

Contestants at the Advanced category will be playing the Impromptus 1, 3 and 5

Piano composition selected for Contemporary Music Festival

My piece 3 Encores for Solo Piano has been selected for the Second International Festival of Contemporary Music and Piano Competition "Music of Our Century.

The piece will be part of the compulsory pieces of the piano competition to be held in November 2016

2/01/2016 | New piece selected as finalist at a composition contest

My piece Mobile No.4 "Aurora" has been chosen as one of the finalists of "The International Timo Korhonen Composition Competition" in Finland.

For more information about the competition visit the following website: The International Timo Korhonen Composition Competition

01/09/2015 | New commissioned work for Brass Quintet

I'll be writing a new piece for The Texas Tech Graduate Brass Quintet. It will be my first piece for brass quintet.

03/07/2015 | My piece 10 Impromptus for Guitar has been published.

The Canadian publisher Les Production d'Oz has published my "10 Impromptus for Solo Guitar" dedicated to Carlos Alberto Castro.

This is my second composition published by this publisher, they previously published my piece "Sonata Lirica" for guitar duo.

Get the score here:10 Impromptus for Guitar

24/04/2015 | Premiere of 5 new Impromptus for Solo Guitar

On July 9th Carlos Castro will be giving the premiere of the second series of Impromptus for Solo Guitar. For more info about the concert please check my agenda!

21/04/2015 |Composition award!

I received the 3rd place at the Nilufer International Classical Guitar Competition in Turkey with my piece "5 Impromptus for solo guitar". This is the second award for this piece, it was previously awarded honorable mention at the Boston GuitarFest 2013.

13/01/2015 | New commissioned work for Reed Quintet

I'll be writing a new piece for the Symbio Reed Quintet. The piece willl be included on their upcoming CD project.

20/08/2014 | Two piano pieces for the left hand

I will be writing two piano pieces for the left hand. These pieces will be included in a book on how to teach piano for the left hand alone. I was asked to write these pieces by pianist Pilar Aguilar, who is editing the book.

Premiere of Pendulo#2 for String Quartet

On June 29th the Cuarteto Hispano will be giving the premiere of my string quartet "Pendulo#2" . The piece was commissioned by the Cuarteto Hispano and it will be part of their upcoming CD, containing only new music by Costa Rican composers. For more info about the concert please check my agenda.

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