Alex Nante received the “Prix d’encouragement 2020” of the Académie des Beaux-Arts – Institut de France.
The premiere of Alex Nante’s String quartet “Prima Materia” by Quatuor Diotima in Lucerne Festival has been cancelled due to the pandemic.
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.
“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 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. Trio Fauve. Artenetra, Abbaye royale de Celles-sur-Belle, France. 02.08.2020 Chamber / ensemble
“Invocation” for piano was played by Maroussia Gentet in ElbPhilharmonie Hamburg, as part of her German tour, presenting the CD “Invocations”. For more information: https://www.elbphilharmonie.de/en/whats-on/discover-talent-maroussia-gentet/12009
Premiere of “Diario de abril” (2015), a 52 minute piece for solo piano, by Jacob Rhodebeck, Modern Piano (+), Spectrum, New York, December 6th.
Premiere of Concerto pour flûte et orchestre “de luz y sueño” by Camilla Hoitenga and the Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Su-Han Yang. Liszt Academy, Budapest 26th November. This concert was part of the Mentoring Program of the Peter Eötvös Foundation.
Instrumentation Duration Year Details First performance Category Trois pièces pour Hannah Violin, piano 7′ 2019 Chamber / ensemble
New CD “Invocations” by the pianist Maroussia Gentet. Music by Stroppa, Ravel, Jolivet, Schoeller and Alex Nante’s “Invocation” (2017). https://www.amazon.com/Invocations-Maroussia-Gentet/dp/B07XW6SNR5