WORKS

ORCHESTRA / LARGE ENSEMBLE

 

«Danzas encefálicas» (2017) Dream cycles for sinfonietta and electronics.

 

Commissioned by and dedicated to the IU New Music Ensemble through the Dean's Prize Commission and Award. To be premiered in February 1, 2017.

«La Mirada del Ouroboros» (2017) concerto for harp and sinfonietta.

 

Dedicated to Bibiana Ordóñez-Velandia. Commissioned by the Colombian Ministry of Culture through the arts endowment Beca para la Creación de Música Contemporánea - 2017. Premiere TBA.

 

«Tubiphona exequialis» (2014) images for brass ensemble, percussion, and celesta.

 

Commissioned and premiered by Colombian-born conductor Andrés Orozco Estrada, in collaboration with Orquesta Sinfónica EAFIT and Orquesta de la Red de Escuelas de Medellín. Colombia. 2014.

 

First recorded by Orquesta Sinfónica EAFIT. Conducted by Cecilia Espinosa Arango. CD La nueva música sinfónica colombiana, vol. IV, produced by the music research division La nueva música sinfónica y coral colombiana. Universidad EAFIT. Colombia. 2016.

CHOIR
 

«Oh, misteriosa alma mía» (2015) a nadaist poem for mixed choir a cappella [SSAATTBB]. (audio/video)

 

Based on the poem by Gonzalo Arango Arias.

 

Honorable mention at the NOTUS composition contest. Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University. USA. 2016.

 

Premièred by IU Ad hoc student choir. Conducted by Gabrielle Gaudreault. USA. 2016

 

«Cinco cantos embera-chamí» (2013) song cycle for mixed choir a cappella [SSAATTBB]. (video)

 

First prize – X Convocatoria de Becas para la Creación artística y Cultural, Medellín. Colombia. 2013

 

Premiered by Coro de cámara Karabí. Conductor: Juan David Osorio López. Colombia. 2013.

 

First recorded by Coro Tonos Humanos. Conducted by Cecilia Espinosa Arango. CD La nueva música coral colombiana, vol. III, produced by the music research division La nueva música sinfónica y coral colombiana. Universidad EAFIT. Colombia. 2015 – 2016.

 

«Canción para dormir a un niño» (2012) for mixed choir a cappella [SSAATTBB].

 

Commissioned, premiered, and first recorded by Coro Tonos Humanos. Conducted by Cecilia Espinosa Arango. Colombia. 2012 - 2013.

SOLO
«Arborescencia» for solo flute and live electronics.
 
Written for Alejandro Escuer. Premièred by Julianna EidleUSA. 2018

«¡Carnaval del Diablo!» (2016) matachinesque ritual for clarinet and electronics.

 

Premièred by American clarinetist Emily MehighUSA. 2016

 

«O llanto místico» (2016) threnody for solo organ. 

(audio/video)

 

Premièred by American organist Brent te Velde. USA. 2016

CHAMBER

«Paroxismos» (2018) for violin, tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, bassoon, piano, and  percussion.

Commissioned by Society of Composers, Inc. and ASCAP. To be premiered by Sound Icon.

«... de lo voluble...» (2018) roulette for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and marimba.

Premièred by Ensamble Periscopio and commissioned by Universidad EAFIT in celebration of the 20th anniversary of Universidad EAFIT's Music Department. Colombia. 2018.

«Los Trópicos Ocultos» (2016) proloquor for solo trumpet and chamber ensemble.

 

Premièred by IU Ad hoc student ensemble. Drew Pritchard, trumpet soloist. Conducted by Felipe Tovar-Henao. USA. 2016

 

«Elegía litúrgica» (2015) for scordatura violin and piano.

 

Printed and digital version of the score, published in Revista RICERCARE #4 by the research team Estudios Musicales. Universidad EAFIT. Colombia. 2015

 

«Un arracacho en La Heroica» (2013) for cello and piano.

 

Dedicated to, commissioned and premiered by Colombian cellist Carlos A. Montoya. Colombia. 2013.

 

«Hýpnos» (2012) for harp, clarinet, and cello. (video)

 

First prize – Premios para el Fomento de la Creación Artística – Banco Virtual de Partituras. Categoría A. Ministerio de Cultura. Colombia. 2012.

 

Dedicated to Bibiana Ordóñez Velandia and premiered by Sociedad de Música de Cámara de Bogotá. Colombia. 2013.

 

First recorded by Bibiana Ordóñez Velandia (harp), Jhoser Salazar (clarinet), and Daniel Esteban Arango (cello). CD Nueva música de cámara de Medellín, vol. III, produced by the music research division Nueva música de cámara de Medellín. Universidad EAFIT. Colombia. 2015 - 2016.

 

«Camazotz» (2012) for string quartet.

 

First prize – Student composition contest Ensamble Periscopio. Universidad EAFIT. Colombia. 2012

 

Dedicated to and premiered by Cuarteto Tayrona

 

«Afanes y Costumbres» (2012) for piano trio.

 

First prize – Student composition contest Ensamble Periscopio. Universidad EAFIT. Colombia. 2012

 

Premiered by Wilfer Vanegas (violin), Matías Uribe (cello) and Juan Gonzalo Jiménez (piano). Colombia. 2012.

 

«Percepciones sobre una imágen diáfana» (2011) for clarinet and piano.

 

Premiered by Jhoser Salazar (clarinet) and Alejandra Montoya (piano). Colombia. 2012

 

«Dueto» (2011) for two cellos.

 

Premiered by Daniel Esteban Arango and Sebastián Forero. Colombia. 2011.

VOCAL

 

«Astronomía» (2013) for mezzo-soprano and piano.

 

Based on the same text by Colombian poet Fernando Rendón.