Born in 1946, this Mexican composer has written six extraordinary piano sonatas. His music is expressive on many levels, from the delicate and ethereal to the most passionately powerful. This playlist is from a single concert of his complete works (to date) for solo piano by Fred Sturm, July 7, 2012.
Villa-Lobos wrote wonderful music for the piano. A selection of some of his best.
Piano music by the Spanish/Mexican composer Rodolofo Halffter, performed by Fred Sturm