Dung Chen
Trumpet solo and string orchestra
2016
Duration: 15 minutes.
Premiere: November 2015, Lodz, Poland. Arthur Rubinstein Orchestra. Trumpet soloist: Manuel Blanco.

Concert for solo trumpet and string orchestra based on the spectral analysis of the Tibetan horns.

Generations
Violin solo, string orchestra and percussion
2012
Duration: 16 minutes
Premiere: December 7, 2012 Arthur Rubinstein Łódź Philharmonic. Violin soloist: Maria Machowska. Direction: Joel Sachs. Lodz (Poland), Arthur Rubinstein Łódź Philharmonic Hall. Gracyna Bacewicz Composition Contest

In this concert for violin and orchestra the interaction between both musical protagonists is reflected in a kind of “sound habitat” where the different elements generate resonances and transfers that serve as the piece main source of development.

Activations
Cello soloist and symphonic orchestra
2010
Duration: 14 minutes
Premiere: 11 February 2012.National Orchestra of Spain. Cello soloist: Iagoba Fanlo. Conductor: Jordi Bernacer Madrid, National Auditorium. BBVA Foundation – National Auditorium Composition Competition.

Concert for cello and orchestra forged as a microcosm in which the spectral analysis of the soloist gestures articulates the orchestral discourse.

Manuel M. Burgos