2012 May

Help “Crowdfunding” Luis Tinoco’s new CD

cd_orquestra_gulbenkian.jpgLuís Tinoco is working on a new CD project due to be released in 2013 on Naxos. This “Crowdfunding” platform is supporting this project.
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The recording sessions with the Gulbenkian Orchestra lead by the American conductor David Alan Miller will take place between the 12th and the 16th of June 2012, at the Gulbenkian Foundation’s auditorium, and will also feature three internationally renowned sopranos: Yeree SuhAna Quintans and Raquel Camarinha.
Four orchestral works  will be recorded on this CD, all written by Luís Tinoco during the last ten years: “Round Time” (2002), for symphony orchestra; “Search Songs” (2007), for soprano and orchestra – setting poems by Alexander Search (Fernando Pessoa); “From the Depth of Distance” (2008), for soprano and orchestra – setting poems by Walt Whitman and Álvaro de Campos (F. Pessoa); and “Songs from The Solitary Dreamer” (2011-12), also for soprano and orchestra – setting texts by Almeida Faria.

“Short Cuts” played in Porto and Manchester


On the 5th of June (7.30 p.m.) at Casa da Música, the QuadQuartet will launch their new album giving a recital that includes Luís Tinoco’s “Short Cuts” for saxophone quartet.
A few days later, on the 10th of June (7.30 p.m.), at the Royal Nothern College of Music, the Absolution Quartet  will give the first performance of “Short Cuts (B)” (version scored for saxophone quartet, piano and three percussionists).

Royal Northern College of Music

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