Luis Quintana

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Luis Quintana (Porto Rico, 1988) studied composition and piano at the Puerto Rico conservatory of music, where he was awarded the theory and composition department medal and the Roberto I. Ferdman price (2010), later at École Normale de Musique in Paris, where he received the Zaleski Fondation scholarship and obtained the Diplôme supérieur de composition in 2012. 

 

After receiving the first prize in orchestration (2013) and later on in analysis (2014) at the Schola Cantorum in Paris, he studied with Jean-Luc Hervé and Yan Maresz at the Conservatory in Boulogne-Billancourt where he received his diploma with félicitations du jury in 2016. 

 

 

He has also followed the Cursus at l’Ircam (2017 - 2018) and studied composition with Gérard Pesson at the Paris National Conservatory where he has received prizes from the Macari Lepeuve foundation, the Meyer foundation as well as the Société Général foundation. 

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Ordered by year. Most recent works appears first

Chamber Ensemble (5 - 9 instruments)


Smudges over dripping ink pour piano et ensemble / for piano and ensemble (2018)

Soloist (Instrument or Voice) and Fixed Electronic Media


La nature de l'importun pour saxophone alto et électronique / for alto saxophone and electronics (2018)

Ensemble (Instruments or Voices) and Real Time Electronics


Glitch for flute piccolo, percussion and electronics (2016)

Solo Instrument


Memento for piano solo (2015)
Apuntes interrumpidos pour guitare seule / for guitar solo (2011)
Apuntes interrumpidos pour guitare seule / for guitar solo (2011)
Glitch for flute piccolo, percussion and electronics (2016)
La nature de l'importun pour saxophone alto et électronique / for alto saxophone and electronics (2018)
Memento for piano solo (2015)
Smudges over dripping ink pour piano et ensemble / for piano and ensemble (2018)