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I am grateful for Benet Casablancas’ music: for such an imaginatively cultured sensibility, one with whom the continuities of Western culture will be safe in their spiralling evolution.
To this mind endowed with such unusual gifts we wish a great success in the difficult walk towards himself and towards new things.
Sí, a Montsalvatge!
Dove of Peace. Homage to Picasso.
Six Glosses on texts by Cees Nooteboom
Darkness Visible: Nocturne for Orchestra
2012 World Premiere of Darkness visible by London Philharmonic conducted by Vladimir Jurowski.
2010 Composer Portrait at the Miller Theatre at Columbia University New York. New commissions from the RLPO Ensemble 88 of Maastricht and Cantus Ensemble Croatia.
2009 Arditti Quartet gives world premiere of String Quartet No. 3 and records his complete string quartets and trio. Naxos issue two CDs with his chamber and orchestral works.
2009 Alter Klang, Impromptu for orchestra (after Paul Klee), premiered in Holland, Sweden, Belgium and Spain.
2008 UK Prémiere of Seven Scenes from Hamlet by BBC Symphony Orchestra.
2008 Composer Portraits held at Vienna's Musikverein, and in Madrid, Barcelona and Girona. New Epigrams selected for the ISCM World Music Days in Vilnius.
2007 awarded National Music Prize of the Generalitat de Catalunya; World Premiere of Alter Klang, commissioned by Spanish National Orchestra
2000-02 publishes the book The Humour in the Music; appointed Director of the Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu
1988-90 awarded Spanish National Recording Prize and begins the Epigrams collection, that marks a decisive point for his musical language
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