ROBERTO SIERRA (b 1953 )
For more than a decade the works of Roberto Sierra have been part of the repertoire of many of the leading orchestras, ensembles and festivals in the United States and Europe. At the inaugural concert of the 2002 world renowned Proms in London, his Fandangos was performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a concert that was broadcast by both BBC Radio and Television throughout the United Kingdom and Europe. Sierra’s numerous commissions include works for many of the major American and European orchestras. International ensembles that have performed his works include the orchestras of Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Atlanta, New Mexico, Houston, Minnesota, Dallas, Detroit, San Antonio and Phoenix, as well as the American Composers Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, Los Angeles Philharmonic, National Symphony Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the Tonhalle Orchestra of Zurich, the orchestras of Madrid, Galicia, Castilla y León and Barcelona, among others. Roberto Sierra is the Old Dominion Foundation professor in the Humanities at Cornell University, and Subito Music publishes his music.
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