Sinfonía à la Mariachi

Robert Xavier Rodriguez

Year

1997


Duration

24'


Instrumentation

orchestra I: picc.2.2.2.2 - 4.2.3.0 - timp-2perc-hpsd - strgs
orchestra II (Mariachi): 0.0.0.0 - 0.2.0.0 - perc-hrp-acc-gtr - strgs
orchestra III (optional): 2 tpt or Mariachi band in finale


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Commission

San Antonio Symphony and its music director, Christopher Wilkins, and made possible by the Catto Foundation, in memory of founding president of the San Antonio Symphony League, Maurine Catto


Premiere

San Antonio, TX, USA, Laurie Auditorium, Trinity University, 26 March 1998: San Antonio Symphony Orchestra / Mariachi Juvenil "Alma de México" / Trumpets of the San Antonio Municipal Band / Christopher Wilkins (cond.)


Publisher

G. Schirmer, Inc. and Associated Music Publishers, Inc.


Source

composer homepage; Schirmer catalog;