11/05/2017

SCORES IN PDF FILES


DOS POEMAS DE ANTONIO CARVAJAL (2016). Score and parts (violín, cello and piano)

MALAGUEÑA AUSENTE (2016). Score and parts (violin, cello and piano)

PENTESILEA (2017). Score and parts (flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano)

OFRENDA (2017). Bass clarinet

LA CATEDRAL DE CRISTAL (2017). Harp

LLAMA DE AMOR VIVA (2016). Countertenor and accordion

SAPPHO (2014). Score and parts (flute, cello and piano)

FRAGMENTO (2014). Marimba

CHAMBER CONCERTO (2012/2013). Score and parts (percussion soloist and ensemble: trumpet, horn, trombone, percussion I, percussion II, harp and piano)

ISIS (2013). Score and parts (flute/piccolo, bass clarinet, piano, violin, viola and cello)

CINCO VERSOS SOBRE LA MISSA PRO VICTORIA (2011). Score and parts (four ministriles and organ)

ANIMA (2000). Alto recorder

NOCTURNO (1997). Flute and guitar

NOCTURNO (1997/2014). Violin and guitar. Original version for flute and guitar

VIRTUAL  (1993). Flute
 
PRIMERAS CANCIONES  (1985). Voice and piano



10/08/2017

VIDEO

Hijo mío (Tenor and piano)
Proteus (Percussion)
Proteus (Percussion)
Tres pinturas velazqueñas  (Three Velázquez Paintings) (Orchestra)
Tiento (Percussion)
Tenebrae (Saxophone quartet)
Folías de España (Orchestra)
Proteus (Percussion)
Tres pinturas velazqueñas (Three Velázquez Paintings) (Orchestra)  min. 51'
Monegros (Piano)
Chamber Concerto (Percussion soloist and ensemble)
Splendens (Percussion and piano)
Noche oscura (Soprano and piano)
Wasserfall  (Piano)
Violin Concerto
Poética  (I)     Poética  (II)   (Clarinet, violin, cello and piano)
Memento   (Piano)
Proteus   (Percussion)
Interiores    (Guitar)
Cadencias   (Accordion)
Virtual  (Flute)
Piezas íntimas  (Piano)
Glosa  (Cello)
Sonata for Flute and Piano
Sappho  (Flute, Cello and Piano)
Argos  (Two percussionists)
Accanto   (Four Marimbas)
Wasserfall   (Piano)
Itzal    (Accordion) 
Sonata a tre   (Three percussionists)
Cuentos de Andersen. El ángel   (Reciter, accordion, violin, cello and piano) 
Circuito     (Mezzosoprano)
Double II   (Accordion and ensemble)
Épodo   (Tenor saxophone)
Memento   (Piano)
Proteus   (Percussion)
Splendens   (Percussion and piano)
Proteus  (Percussion)
Proteus  (Percussion)
Memento   (Piano)
Chacona   (Violin)


06/05/2017

CNDM Composer in Residence for the 2017/2018 Season

CNDM (Centro Nacional de Difusión Musical)

02/07/2017

World Premieres for 2017

SONNETS
For choir and orquestra
24/02/2017. Auditorio Nacional, Madrid
Spanish National Orchestra and Choir. Conductor: Jordi Bernàcer

LLAMA DE AMOR VIVA (THE LIVING FLAME OF LOVE)
Poem by St john of the cross
For countertenor and accordion
11/05/2017. BBVA Foundation, Bilbao
Carlos Mena, countertenor and Iñaki Alberdi, accordion

HIJO MÍO
Poem by Leopoldo Panero
Version for tenor and piano
06/10/2017. Festival de Música Contemporánea de Tres Cantos, Madrid
Pablo García López, tenor and Aurelio Viribay, piano

OFRENDA
Bass clarinete
06/10/2017. Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid. Auditorio 400
Eneko Iriarte, bass clarinet

LA CATEDRAL DE CRISTAL
Harp
21/10/2017. Tierra 47, Festival de Arpa
Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
Susan Cermeño, harp

PENTESILEA
Flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano
29/10/2017. Festival de Ensemble. Sala Joaquín Turina, Sevilla
Plural Ensemble. Conductor: Fabián Panisello

TRANSFIGURATION
Poems by Hidegard von Bingen
For cello and accordion soloists and string orchestra
Asier Polo, cello and Iñaki Alberdi, accordion

COPLAS
Poem by Jorge Manrique (The Coplas on the Death of His Father)
For soprano, harp and cello
Teatro Real, Madrid
Sonia de Munck, soprano
Susana Cermeño, harp
Andrés Ruiz, cello

INVOCACIONES DE SANTA TERESA (INVOCATIONS BY SAINT TERESA)
1.- Nada te turbe. 2.- Vivo sin vivir en mí
For mixed choir
Coro Fundación GSD. Conductor: Jerónimo Marín

CLARINET CONCERTO
Joan Enric Lluna, clarinet and conductor



06/25/2016

06/25/2016

06/24/2016

03/06/2016

World premiere of FOLÍAS DE ESPAÑA for orchestra

By the Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y León, conducted by Gustavo Gimeno

11/12/2015

VIII AEOS-FOUNDATION BBVA PRIZE

By the orchestral work Tres pinturas velazqueñas.

10/19/2015

Recipients of 2015 BBVA Foundation Grants for Researchers and Cultural Creators

BBVA Foundation

10/19/2015

Master's Thesis

Tres obras para acordeón de Jesús Torres: Itzal, Accentus y Concierto para acordeón y orquesta
PDF

07/29/2015

The Piano Music of Jesús Torres

Music Composition Course

04/10/2015

A new orchestral work has been commissioned by Jesús Torres for the Symphony Orchestra of Castilla y

World premiere

02/25/2015

CD Accordion Concerto

Iñaki Alberdi, accordion and the Orquesta Nacional de España conducted by Nacho de Paz. Video

12/11/2014

AUDIO

SYMPHONY (Orchestra)
I.- Desolado
II.- Exaltado
III.- Extático
IV.- Enérgico

Movimiento  (Orchestra)
Partita  (15 instruments)
Variations for cello and piano
Glosa  (Cello)
Libro de los secretos I     (Orchestra)
Libro de los secretos II
Itzal   (Accordion)
Cuentos de Andersen.  El traje nuevo del emperador (Reciter, accordion, violin, cello and piano)
Piano Concerto
Aurora   (Piano)
El olvido  (Mezzosoprano and guitar)
Madre, madre  (Mezzosoprano and piano)

12/01/2014

World Premiere of SAPPHO

In the VI Ciclo de Música Actual de Badajoz. For the Ensemble NeoArs. At the Salón Noble de la Diputación, Badajoz

10/20/2014

World Premiere of PERCUSSION CONCERTO

By Juanjo Guillem, percussion, and the Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid conducted by José Ramón Encinar. At the Auditorio Nacional of Madrid

06/05/2014

Recording of the ACCORDION CONCERTO

Iñaki Alberdi, accordion and the Orquesta Nacional de España (Spanish National Orchestra) directed by Nacho de Paz. At the Auditorio Nacional in Madrid

03/17/2014

World Premiere String Quartet

By the Quatuor Diotima, in the Auditorium of the Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (19.30 h), Madrid

03/15/2014

World Premiere of the version for two accordions of ITZAL

In the Fundación Juan March, Madrid by the Duo Jeux d'Anches, composed for Marko Sevarlic and Nikola Kerkez, authors of version duo of the original work for accordion solo

01/21/2014

Spanish National Orchestra

The Orquesta Nacional de España (Spanish National Orchestra) has commissioned a new work for chorus and orchestra from Jesús Torres for the 2016/2017 season: SONETOS, with poems by Góngora, Lope de Vega, Quevedo, Villamediana and Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. World premiere at the Auditorio Nacional in Madrid

01/01/2014

CONSTELACIONES

Commissioned by the EX CORDE Guitar Quartet

12/14/2013

Article by Glyn Pursglove

MusicWeb International

12/13/2013

Blog by Álvaro Guibert

Qué raro es todo

11/25/2013

World Premiere of PASEO DE LOS TRISTES

On November 28, the pianist Juan Carlos Garvayo will present  at the Auditorio Manuel de Falla in Granada Paseo de los Tristes, with a program of all the works recorded on the new cd En La Alhambra of the IBS Classical label


08/31/2013

CADENCIAS and DOUBLE

08/03/2013

ENEADE CYCLE

Isis (Eneade Cycle I), for six instruments

08/01/2013

Blog by Álvaro Guibert

Más sutil

07/27/2013

World Premiere of SUBTILIOR

Transcriptions of poliphonic pieces of the 14th and 15th centuries. Clásicos en Verano, Madrid

05/08/2013

World Premiere of INTERIORES

For the guitarist Adam Levin. Fundación Juan March, Madrid. Radio Clásica (19.30 h). Solo Recital of works by contemporary Spanish Composers

11/29/2012

PREMIO NACIONAL DE MÚSICA 2012

National Music Award 2012

11/06/2012

STRING QUARTET

The Centro Nacional de Difusión Musical (CNDM) has commissioned a new work for string quartet to Jesús torres. The world premiere will be in the season 2013/2014 at the Auditorio Nacional in Madrid for the Quatour Diotima

10/16/2012

SUBTILIOR

Transcriptions of polyphonic pieces of the 14th and 15th centuries, for saxophone quartet

09/17/2012

The music for accordion by Jesús Torres

Course

07/14/2012

Concerto for percussion and orchestra

The percussionist Juanjo Guillem has commissioned to Jesús Torres a Concerto for percussion and orchestra. World premiere during the 2013/2014 season 

06/19/2012

Presentation of the CD "Sub Rosa"

Ateneo (11.00 h), Madrid. Juan Carlos Garvayo, piano

06/12/2012

World premiere of TENEBRAE for Saxophone Quartet in the World Saxophone Congress XVI

06/12/2012

The ANDERSEN'S TALES (fragment)in Programa de mano of TVE

Programa de mano (20.00 h). Pedro María Sánchez, narrator, Trío Arbós and Nikola Tanaskovic, accordion

05/10/2012

World premiere of LABERINTO DE SILENCIOS for piano

On 24 may in the XVII Festival Latinoamericano de Caracas and performed by Juan Carlos Garvayo

05/02/2012

VIOLIN CONCERTO

Los Conciertos de la 2, TVE. Miguel Borrego, violin. Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE. Kees Bakels, conductor

04/21/2012

DIFERENCIAS for ensemble performed by the ENSEMBLE INTERCONTEMPORAIN

Temporada CNDM in the Auditorio Nacional of Madrid (19.30 h). Conductor: Alain Altinoglu

03/12/2012

Sponsorship of the BBVA Foundation

For the Violin Concerto. World Premiere in the Teatro Monumental of Madrid. On March 22 and 23.

02/28/2012

Commission new work by Sigma Project Quartet

World Premiere: 12/07/2012. University of St. Andrews, Scotland. World Saxophone Congress XVI (July 10-15). University of St. Andrews, Scotland. Sigma Project Quartet

02/23/2012

Composition of the work LABERINTO DE SILENCIOS

For piano

02/16/2012

VARIATIONS FOR CELLO AND PIANO in the VERSO Label

David Apellániz, cello and Alberto Rosado, piano
VERSO Label

02/09/2012

CD of chamber music in the Revista Sibila

Revista Sibila

02/03/2012

New CD of Cadaqués Orchestra

International Conducting Competition. Published by Tritó Edicions

12/21/2011

New CD with the work for piano PIEZAS ÍNTIMAS

CD Piezas íntimas

11/12/2011

World Premiere of LIBRO DE LOS SECRETOS for orchestra in TV and radio

Medici.TV   19/11/2011  (19.00 h)
Catalunya Música   20/11/2011  (11.00 h)
Radio Clásica   20/11/2011  (20.00 h)

08/27/2011

Commission of the VIOLIN CONCERTO

World Premiere: 22/03/2012. Teatro Monumental, Madrid. Miguel Borrego, violin; Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE. Conductor: Kees Bakels

08/26/2011

Commission of work about the "Missa Pro Victoria" by Tomás Luis de Victoria

World Premiere: 17/11/2011. Auditorio de Cuenca. Andrés Cea, organ, and the ensemble La Danserye. Narrator: Pedro María Sánchez

07/23/2011

Completion of the orchestral work LIBRO DE LOS SECRETOS

07/14/2011

06/23/2011

Texts of the APOCALIPSIS

Texts

06/17/2011

APOCALIPSIS in Radio Clásica

Música Viva (00.00 h)

05/10/2011

APOCALIPSIS at the Auditorio Nacional in Madrid on 18 June

Choeur Accentus,   Schola AntiquaEnsemble ResidenciasNacho de Paz, conductor

05/01/2011

New CD with the piano piece MONEGROS

Label Almaviva

04/28/2011

Reportage in occasion of the World Premiere of APOCALIPSIS

TVE. Informe Semanal

04/20/2011

Fragment of APOCALIPSIS in Youtube

Apocalipsis

04/01/2011

New orchestral work

Commissioned by the  Fundación Autor  and the  Orquestra Simfónica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya    for the season 2011/2012. Conductor: Pablo González
 

02/01/2011

Interview SUONOSONDA Music Research Review

SUONOSONDA

01/19/2011

APOCALIPSIS, commissioned by the 50 Semana de Música Religiosa de Cuenca

50 Semana de Música Religiosa de Cuenca. Choeur Accentus, Schola Antiqua, Ensemble Residencias. Conductor: Nacho de Paz

11/26/2010

Concerts in Saint Petersburg, London, Vienna, Paris, Lisbon and New York


Saint Petersburg. 11/02/2010. Dom Compozitorov
London. 11/25/2010. Trinity College of Music
Vienna. Instituto Cervantes
Paris. 03/12/2010. UNESCO
Lisbon. 12/12/2010. Fundâçao Calouste Gulbenkian
New York. 01/14/2011. Manhattan School of Music

11/07/2010

Spot ANDERSEN'S TALES

Spot

11/05/2010

World Premiere of AQUELARRE

XVI Temporada del Auditorio de Zaragoza

09/10/2010

World Premiere of EVOCACIÓN DE MIGUEL HERNÁNDEZ

XXVI Festival de Música de Alicante

06/25/2010

Repetition of MANANTIAL DE LUZ of the Festival Internacional de Música y Danza de Granada

The pianist Juan Carlos Garvayo, to whom the piece is dedicated, together with the Ensemble Residencias, who premiered the work in 2007, will perform the piece Manantial de luz in the Hospital Real on Sunday, 11th July at 12.00 h. inside the Festival Internacional de Música y Danza de Granada. Also they will interpret it in Liubliana's Festival (Slovenia) on 28 July

05/25/2010

World Premiere of the DUO FOR OBOE AND HARP

The world premiere of the Duo for oboe and harp was held on 19 may at the Centro de Arte Reina Sofía of Madrid. It has been performed by the members of the Ensemble Laboratorium Pilar Fontalba, oboe and Nabila Rajai, harp

05/19/2010

Meeting with the composer

Cycle Composers in the University.

05/11/2010

Presentation of the CD ANDERSEN'S TALES of the Verso label

Nex June 10 to the 19.30 h, in the Fundacion BBVA of Madrid. Verso label

05/10/2010

MANANTIAL DE LUZ. Exceptional Disc of the Magazine Scherzo of may

"The distinction of Exceptional Disc  is granted to the record innovations that  in the opinion of the critic and of the direction of the magazine they present  a great artistic interest or are of absolute reference" (Revista Scherzo)

05/10/2010

World Premiere of the UMBRALES DE SOMBRA for guitar

The world premiere of the Umbrales de sombra was held on 8 may 2010 at the Auditorio Nacional in Madrid performed for Avelina Vidal

02/01/2010

CD MANANTIAL DE LUZ in Radio Clásica

PODCAST

01/12/2010

LA TUMBA DE ANTIGONA

On January 29 2010 it will be performed the orchestral work La tumba de Antígona at the Teatro Munumental of Madrid by the Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE. It is composed in the year 2003 for the Orquesta Nacional de España. The conductor, Carlos Cuesta, is one of the most active conductors of the Spanish scene. Radio Clásica (20.00 h)

12/10/2009

Commissions for 2010

The Sociedad Estatal de Conmemoraciones Culturales has commisioned composer Jesús Torres a major work to commemorate the centenary of the birth of the spanish poet Miguel Hernández (1910-1942). The work - Evocación de Miguel Hernández - will be compose for sopran soloist, choir and orchestra. Also, the Program for Cultural Cooperation, that includes several North Americans universities, has just commissioned to write a new work for the guitarist Adam Levin

12/02/2009

New recording in the KAIROS Label

The Kairos Label of Vienna has just published Jesús Torres' new recording with several works of chamber music: Manantial de luz for piano and ensemble, Poética for clarinete and trio, Trío, Presencias for piano and Decem for trio. The performers are: Trio Arbós, José Luis Estellés, clarinet, Juanjo Guillem, percussion, Paul Cortese, viola and Cécile Daroux, flute

11/14/2009

Next World Premiere of MONEGROS for piano

Next 28 november, in the Salón del Claustro de la Diputación Provincial de Cádiz (19.00 h), will be premiered the work for piano Monegros. Commissioned work for the Asociacion Española de Festivales de Música Clásica for the proyect "Una Iberia para Albéniz" performed for Juan Carlos Garvayo. VII Festival de Música Española de Cádiz

11/02/2009

World Premiere of the OBOE QUARTET

The world premiere of the  Oboe Quartet  was held on 11 october 2009 at the Teatro Real in Madrid, cycle  Domingos de Cámara. The performers were members of Madrid Symphony Orchestra: Cayetano Castaño, oboe, Shoko Muroako, violin, Chefa Lafarga, viola y Dragos Alexandru, violoncello

10/30/2009

Video in "Sul Ponticello". Online Music Review

Video of world premiere of Wasserfall performed by Ricardo Descalzo, piano, and Eva Narejos, dance, inside the show of music and dance AQUA

10/29/2009

World Premiere of the CLARINET QUINTET

The world premiere of the Clarinet Quintet in memoriam Gonzalo de Olavide was held on 24 september 2009 at the Teatro Arniches in Alicante, 25 Festival de Música 2009. The performers were Joan Enric Lluna, clarinet, and the Aron Quartett

10/26/2009

25th Anniversary of the Death of Poet Vicente Aleixandre

Itinerant exposition in commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the death of poet  Vicente Aleixandre. The exposition begins in Sevilla and this will travel any of the places more important in the life of the poet like las Navas del Marqués, Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid, Málaga and Sitges. With motive of this exposition has been published a Catalogue with pictures, poems and music scores  about poems by Aleixandre. Between the musical example appear two of the numerous  works composed by Jesús Torres with poems by Aleixandre: Unidad en ella and  Cobra. At the moment the exposition is in Madrid, Museo de la ciudad, until December 8th

10/23/2009

Album of "Música y Educación"

With motive of the 20th  Anniversary of the Review Música y Educación has been published an  Álbum with 47 pieces of contemporary spanish composers. In this publication appears the song for children's choir "Su risa" of cycle Canciones para Enrique by Jesús Torres with poems by Vicente Aleixandre

05/17/2009

Interview with the composer in the newspaper "ABC" (05/16/2009)

ABC

05/14/2009

Next World Premiere of ARGOS

Argos, for two percussionists. World Premiere: 05/17/2009. CaixaForum, Barcelona. NEXEduet

05/01/2009

Interview with the composer in the review of internet OpusMusica (Nº 35 - May 2009)

Review of classical music OpusMusica

04/30/2009

GLOSA, obligatory work in the VI Carlos Prieto International Cello Competition

VI Carlos Prieto International Cello Competition

04/20/2009

Two new monographs by the label Kairos and Verso

Two new CD monographs will be published shortly  by the label Kairos (Vienna) and Verso (Madrid) with his last chamber works

04/19/2009

Conclusion of FAUST

Conclusion of the music for the silent film Faust, Eine deutsche Volkssage (1926) by F. W. Murnau. The world premiere will be given on 19 May 2009 in the Teatro de la Zarzuela, Madrid, performed by the Comunidad de Madrid Orchestra (O.R.C.A.M) conducted by José Ramón Encinar. The vocal soloists are Sonia de Munck, sorprano, and María José Suárez, mezzosoprano

04/18/2009

Prize The Millennium Chamber Players of Chicago

Received for his piece for 4 instruments Poética. The Millennium Chamber Players

04/17/2009

First monograph CD of orchestral works by the composer on the TRITÓ Label

First monograph CD of orchestral works by Jesús Torres published by  Sello Tritó. The works are: Sinfonía, Movimiento and Partita. The performers are:  the RTVE Symphony Orchestra, the Cadaqués Orchestra and the National Youth Orchestra of Spain, conducted by Adrian Leaper, Gianandrea Noseda and Josep Caballé. This recording is also available in the art periodical Revista Sibila, nº 28 in a monograph dedicated to the composer, with articles by José Luis Téllez, Juan Carlos Garvayo and Alberto González Lapuente and a poem by Alejandro Duque Amusco