Sinfonietta Concertante, for woodwind quintet and string orchestra

Commissioned by Fundación Ricardo Zuloaga to commemorate Heitor Villa-Lobos’ 100th anniversary. Premiered in Caracas by Sinfonietta Caracas under the baton of Eduardo Marturet; August 9, 1987. It was performed immediately afterwards in New York City at the Washington Square Music Festival conducted by Tania León, and several years later at Town Hall by the Cosmopolitan Symphony. Approx. duration: 18 minutes.