Lauded by the critics as "one of the top composers of our day" and "an artist who appears to be following the path of the great masters", over the course of his career he has been honoured with several major international awards, including from the IRCAM
Reading Panel (1995), Forum Junger Komponisten of Cologne (1992) and the Spanish Society of Authors (SGAE)
in 1990, for his Chamber Concerto no. 1 and in 1991 for Mas la Noche. He has been resident composer with the Spanish National Youth Orchestra (JONDE
) and represented Spain at the Symphonic Variations of Europe organized by the EFNYO (Amsterdam) with his Symphony no. 1 "Laberinto"
and the International Composers' Tribune (UNESCO, Rostrum) with Symphony no. 2 "Acerca del Límite"
. He is a founding member of "Música Presente". At present he is resident composer with the Cadaqués Orchestra."