Benet Casablancas

Sabadell - Barcelona ( 1956 )
Benet Casablancas

National Music Award 2013 for "the maturity and mastery contained in his music, his recognizable contribution to the various genres that make up his catalogue, and his wide international dissemination" Born in Sabadell (Barcelona), Benet Casablancas studied music in Barcelona and Vienna, where he worked with, among others, Friedrich Cerha and Karl-Heinz Füssl. He also has a degree in philosophy and a PhD in musicology, both from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. His works, distinguished with numerous commissions and awards (Ciutat de Barcelona, Musician’s Accord of New York, Spanish National Recording Prize, Composer’s Arena of Amsterdam, Juventuts Musicals de Barcelona, Òscar Esplà, Ferran Sors, finalist at the Prince Pierre of Monaco Foundation Musical Competition, etc.), have been performed regularly around Europe, Canada, the USA, Japan and Latin America by prestigious ensembles, soloists and conductors (London Sinfonietta, Ensemble Contemporain de Montréal, Ensemble 13 de Baden-Baden, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Leipziger Streichquartett, Ensemble Modern Akademie, Deutsches Kammerphilarmonie de Bremen,

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Zagreb and Alexandria to hear Benet Casablancas

Zagreb and Alexandria to hear Benet Casablancas

Coinciding with the twenty-sixth Zagreb Music Biennale (7 to 17 April), this year will see the celebration of the Festival of the International Society for Contemporary Music from 10 to 15 April. Benet Casablancas will attend the closing concert to ...
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Casablancas, finalist at the XV Music Awards

Casablancas, finalist at the XV Music Awards

Benet Casablancas has been selected as a finalist at the XV Music Awards in the ‘Best Classical Music Composer’ category with his work ‘Alter Klang. Impromptu for orchestra after Paul Klee”. A recording of the piece is included in the monographic
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Collection Música Breu

Collection Música Breu

Tritó Edicions is pleased to present the new collection of chamber music scores. Titled Música Breu, it consists of a series of short Spanish pieces for chamber orchestra.  In December the following titles were published, which you can obtain ...
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