Alex is the composer in residence of the Orchestre National de Lille for the seasons 2021-22 and 2022-23. The projects of the residence include three new works: an orchestral piece conducted by Alexandre Bloch, a piano concerto for Alexandre Tharaud conducted by Emilia Hoving and a large Mysterium for soloists, choir and orchestra. for more…
The LA Phil conducted by Gustavo Dudamel will premiere a new orchestral work by Alex Nante, in a program with Stravinsky’s «Rite of Spring» and Ginastera’s «Estancia». Concerts on the 5, 6, 7 and 8 May 2022. For more information: https://es.laphil.com/events/performances/1406/2022-05-05/the-rite-of-spring-and-estancia-with-dudamel
The Haydn Orchestra conducted by Kent Nagano will premiere a string orchestra piece by Alex Nante on the 19.02.2022 in Bolzano. For more information: https://www.haydn.it/eventi/kent-nagano
Alex Nante received the “Prix d’encouragement 2020” of the Académie des Beaux-Arts – Institut de France.
Alex Nante’s string quartet “Prima Materia” will be premiered by Quatuor Diotima at the Lucerne Festival on the 14th August. For more information: https://www.lucernefestival.ch/en/program/quatuor-diotima/1620
Alex is a grant holder of the Herrenhaus Edenkoben. He will be staying in the Herrenhaus from August to December 2021, where he will compose a new string quartet for the JACK quartet.
Alex Nante received the “Prix de composition la Fondation Salabert 2019” for “Estrella de la mañana», ocho canciones sobre poemas de Jacobo Fijman. The piece was premiered by Makeda Monnet and the Ensemble Orchestral Contemporain conducted by Daniel Kawka, the 25th September 2019, for the «Prix de composition» of Conservatoire de Paris.
Instrumentation Duration Year Details First performance Category Cuaderno Viola, accordion. (Viola d’amore ad libitum in the last movement) 9′ 2021 Commissioned by Les Sauvages Chamber / ensemble
«Altro Castello”, for saxophone quartet, is included in the CD “Tableaux” -Dux Records- by Ensemble Rayuela, alongside works by Mussorgsky and Sitzia. For more information: https://es.ensemblerayuela.com/news
Instrumentation Duration Year Details First performance Category Ocho escenas Violin, viola, cello, piano Alex Nante · Ocho escenas – 2020 t; 12′ 2020 Commissioned by Léman Lyriques Festival Chamber / ensemble
Instrumentation Duration Year Details First performance Category String quartet nº 1 «Prima Materia» 20′ 2020 Commissioned by Lucerne Festival. Written for Quatuor Diotima. Edited by Durand/Universal Music Publishing Classical Chamber / ensemble
Instrumentation Duration Year Details First performance Category El sol en diciembre Violin, cello, accordion 11′ 2020 Commissioned by Trio Fauve. Edited by Editions Henry Lemoine Trio Fauve. Artenetra, Abbaye royale de Celles-sur-Belle, France. 02.08.2020. Chamber / ensemble