the music of Miguel del Aguila

2018 concerts / events

"Vibrant, colorful music, often pulsating with a tremendous rhythmic vitality" - Fanfare


About Clocks:
"brilliant and witty... a delicious sticky-fingered fairground dance, a gaudy, virtuosic whirl spun from stolen time"
Corina Wollheim, New York Times 2017

JULY


7/TBD/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
Kent/Blossom Music Festival
Kent, OH




AUGUST


8/TBD/2018
WIND QUINTET No.3
Lyrique Quintette
IDRS Conference 2018
Granada, Spain



SEPTEMBER





OCTOBER


10/TBD/2018
SUBMERGED - for flute, viola and harp
Ventura Rosenthal, harp
Johannesburg, South Africa


10/11-13/2018
MIAMI FLUTE SUITE - for flute and piano
Martha Councell-Vargas, fl
Richard Steinbach, piano
College Music Society National Conference 
Vancouver, Canada



NOVEMBER

11/TBD/2018
CONCIERTO EN TANGO - for viola and orchestra
Jorge Martinez-Rios, viola
Ramón Shade, cond.
Camerata de Coahuila
Torreón, Mexico


11/TBD/2018
SEVERAL WORKS
Harold Emert, oboe
Miguel del Aguila, piano
composer in residence at
Rio Winds Festival 2018
Rio, Brazil


DECEMBER



"a strong individual and vibrant voice that communicates with extraordinary power...His command of the orchestra is extraordinary and his sense of structure and direction create works that are compelling and memorable... one of the most significant voices in our compositional landscape today..."
JoAnn Falletta, conductor

JANUARY


1/5/2018 – 3:00 pm
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet

Tri-I Noon Recitals
The Rockefeller University
New York, NY


1/7/2018
BROKEN RONDO - for English Horn and orchestra
Johanna Cox, English horn
Carlos Miguel Prieto, conducutor
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
(recording session for upcoming CD

to be released 2018 on Albany Records)
New Orleans, Louisiana


1/9/2018 – 3:00 pm
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync
Cypress Creek FACE  Foundation for The Arts Space
Spring, Texas


1/14/2018 - 2:30pm
MALAMBO - premiere of fl/contrabass/piano version
The Ledge Trio
for flute, double bass and piano
Rhonda Bradetich, flute
Aileen Chanco, piano
Bill Everett, contrabass
The Salon Series at Barbara Barrie
Milpitas, CA


1/16/2018 - 7:30 pm
HERBSTTAG - for flute, bassoon and harp
members Orquesta Sinfónica de Sinaloa
Nicole Granroth, flute
Jason Souliere, bassoon
Delia Hernández, harp
Café Conciertos Series
Museo de Arte de Sinaloa
Sinaloa, Mexico


1/17-23/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
String Theory
Chattanooga, TN


1/19/2018 - 8:30pm
MALAMBO - for bassoon and string quartet
Benjamin Coelho, bassoon
Arianna Quartet
Festival de musica de Santa Catarina
Grande Teatro
Jaguara do sul , Sta. Atarina, Brazil


1/25/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
Georgia College
Milledgeville, GA


1/28/2018
WIND QUINTET No.3
Lyrique Quintet
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, Arkansas


FEBRUARY


2/2/2018 - &:00 pm

PRESTO II

Cuarteto Latinoamericano

Kahilu Theatre

Waimea, Hawaii


2/2/2018 - 6:30 pm
SUBMERGED for flute, viola and harp
Lynx Trio
Jorge Martinez Rios, viola
Mary-Elizabeth Thompson, flute
Hope Cowan, harp
Consulado General de México
El Paso, TX


2/3/2018 - 8:00pm
SUBMERGED for flute, viola and harp​
Lynx Trio
Jorge Martinez Rios, viola
Mary-Elizabeth Thompson, flute
Hope Cowan, harp
Teatro La Custodia de San Pablo
Ciudad Juarez, Mexico


2/11/2018 - 4:00 pm

PACIFIC SERENADE (?)

Congregation Rodef Sholom

San Rafael, California


2/13/2018 - 7:30 pm

WIND QUINTET No.3

Lyrique Quintette

Oliver Hall at Dolf Camp Hall

University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AK


2/14/2018 - 12:00 pm
MALAMBO - for flute, bass and piano
The Ledge Trio
Throckmorton Theatre
Mill Valley, California


2/8-24/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
Allied Concert Series - Tour Dates:
2/8 - Gallup, NM - Allied Concert Series
2/9 - Cortez, CO - Allied Concert Series
2/10 - Glenwood Springs, CO - Allied Concert Series
2/11 - Canon City, CO - Allied Concert Series
2/12 - Cheyenne, WY - Allied Concert Series
2/14 - Norfolk, NE - Allied Concert Series
2/17 - Kearney, NE - Allied Concert Series
2/18 - Yankton, SD - Allied Concert Series
2/19 - Ortonville, MN - Allied Concert Series
2/20 - Watertown, SD - Allied Concert Series
2/22 - Fergus Falls, MN - Allied Concert Series
2/23 - Willmar, MN - Allied Concert Series
2/24 - Worthington, MN - Allied Concert Series


2/22/2018 6:00 pm
SUBMERGED - fpr flute, viola and harp
Carolina Chamber Music Festival
After Work: Music Legacy
Ana Reinersman, harp

Ann Bobo, flute
New Bern, North Carolina​


2/23/2018 - 3:30 pm
WIND QUINTET No.3
Lyrique Quintette
University of Georgia, 
Athens, GA​

​​2/TBD/2018
MIAMI FLUTE SUITE
Carmen Vieytez, flute
Ithaca College School of Music
Ithaca, NY


2/28/2018
NOSTALGICA for bassoon and string quartet
Mackenzie Brauns, bassoon
The Cleveland Institute of Music
Cleveland, OH


MARCH


3/5/2018
MIAMI FLUTE SUITE - for flute and piano
SUBMERGED - for flute, viola and harp
WIND QUINTET NO.2
CRYSTAL FLUTES SWING - for flute octet

(Italian first performance)
Evita Gardoni, flute
Italy


3/8/2018 - 3/10/2018
NOSTALGICA - for bassoon and string quartet
Juan Carlos Villaseñor Patiño, bassoon
Mexico City, Mexico


3/8-25/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
Allied Concert Series - Tour Dates:

3/8 - Dillon, MT - Allied Concert Series
3/10 - Williston, ND - Allied Concert Series
3/11 - Hazen, ND - Allied Concert Series
3/12- Bottineau, ND - Allied Concert Series
3/13 - Thief River Falls, MN - Allied Concert Series
3/15 - Park Rapids, MN - Allied Concert Series
3/16 - Sauk Centre, MN - Allied Concert Series
3/17 - Albert Lea, MN - Allied Concert Series
3/18 - Fond Du Lac, WI - Allied Concert Series
3/20 - Sheboygan, WI - Allied Concert Series
3/22 - Fairfield, IA - Allied Concert Series
3/23 - Burlington, IA - Allied Concert Series
3/24 - Ottawa, IL - Allied Concert Series
3/25 - Kokomo, IN - Allied Concert Series


3/14/2018 - 7:30 pm

PRESTO II

Cuarteto Latinoamericano

Bishop Mc Vinney Auditorium

Providence, RI


3/25/2018
SEDUCTION DANCE 
flute violin and piano version PREMIERE
Âme du vent Trio
Carmen Soto, flute
Luxemburg


3/29/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
Tryon Concert Association

Tryon, NC


APRIL


4/TBD/2018
MALAMBO - for bassoon and string quartet
SILENCE - for viola and piano
NOSTALGICA - for double bass and string quartet
Orquídea Guandique, vla
Pedro García, cb
Fernando Zúñiga, Bassoon
San Jose, Costa Rica


4/6/2018 8:00 pm

WIND QUINTET No.2

WindSync Quintet

Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst University

Amherst, MA


4/8/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
St. Bonaventure University

Allegany, NY


4/15/2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
In Concert Sierra

Grass Valley, CA


4/28/2018 - 8:00 pm

MALAMBO - for bassoon and piano

Judith Farmer, bassoon

Hear Now Music Festival

First Lutheran Church

Pasadena, California


4/29/2018 - 4:00 pm
CONGA - for orchestra
Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra
Robin Fountain, cond.
Howard Performing Arts Center
Berrien Springs, Michigan



MAY


5/10/2018
MALAMBO for bassoon and string quartet
Ian Morin, bassoon
The Cleveland Institute of Music
Cleveland, OH


5/12/2018 - 8:00 pm
SEDUCCION - for flute, violin and piano
Trio Manestri
Atelier Marcel Hastir
Bruselles, Belgium5/18/2018



MALAMBO - for clarinet and string quartet

Federico Palacios, clarinet

Paris, France


5/19/2018 - 7:30 pm

SUBMERGED - for flute, viola and harp

Voices of Change Ensemble

SOLUNA Festival

SMU Caruth Auditorium

Dallas, Texas


JUNE

6/3//2018
WIND QUINTET No.2
WindSync Quintet
Los Alamos Concert Association

Los Alamos, NM


​6/TBD/2018
SUMERGIDA – for three harps
Triocorda
Switzerland