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clarinet

LA MÍSTICA DE SONIDOS ETERNOS

By Critics, Critics chamber music

Works by Takemitsu and  Messiaen.

GRANADA, MANUEL DE FALLA AUDITORIUM

José Antonio Cantón│Scherzo Magazine│January 2021

[…] The performance of this instrumental quartet must be considered as a true artistic event… José Luis Estellés entered fully into action in the Abîme des oiseaux, suspending the sound of his clarinet in space… thus achieving one of the most astonishing moments of the concert, which left a feeling of total dissolution of time, all seasoned by the appearance of intervals that curiously pointed to some modulations of the overwhelming melopea of the third act of Tristan invented by Wagner for the English horn.

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RECORDING OF THE MONTH, MUSICWEB-INTERNATIONAL

By Critics, Critics CD

Fin du temps. Works by Takemitsu and  Messiaen. CD IBS Classical

RECORDING OF THE MONTH

Marc Rochester│MusicWeb-International│September 2020

[…] This is not only a recorded performance of the Quatuor pour la fin du Temps which I would recommend unreservedly, but the one which I would suggest stands as about the best currently available on CD… This is extraordinarily special music-making from all four players, and the result is a performance of rare potency.

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FIN DU TEMPS

By Critics, Critics CD

Fin du temps. Obras de Messiaen y Takemitsu. CD IBS Classical

DISCO RECOMENDADO DEL MES

Santi Riu Solé│Revista Segarra│Septiembre 2020

[…] Los intérpretes muestran un trabajo lleno de transparencia, equilibrio de voces y cohesión. Podemos destacar momentos de gran belleza como el solo de clarinete que ofrece José Luís Estellés con un fiato y un sonido siempre sensual -Abime des Oiseaux -con unos crescendos que no parecen tener fin- y que son servidos con verdadera poesía.

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2020 Summer music

By Conducting, Orchestra, Playing

2020, the year of COVID-19

After some very difficult times all around the world, live music arises again at the festivals and venues that have had the means and gathered the courage to allow people’s healing through the ‘art of sounds’ enjoyment. This is the repertoire that José Luis Estellés performs during months of June, July and August.
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Orihuela online Clarinet competition

By Competitions

I Clarinet Competition “Orihuela online”

Online contest for young clarinet players, organized by the A.C.A.M.D.O. association. José Luis Estellés is president of the competition jury, together with clarinetists José Franch Ballester, Nuno Pinto and Rafael Albert. Read More

Fin du Temps CD release

By Chamber Music, Playing, Recording

Label Ibs classical to release latest José Luis Estellés’s recording, Fin du Temps

Toru Takemitsu & Olivier Messiaen

José Luis Estellés has recorded the 20th century’s masterpiece for this instrumental combination, the “Quartet for the End of Time” by Olivier Messiaen, in musical partnership with Aitzol Iturriagagoitia (violin), David Apellániz (cello) and Alberto Rosado (piano). Together with the Quatuor, this CD includes iconic Quatrain II by Toru Takemitsu.

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AIMS 2022

By Masterclasses, Teaching

José Luis Estellés in AIMS – Academia Internacional de Música de Solsona

The Wind Academy, 14th – 21th of August, 2022

AIMS stands for Academia Internacional de Música de Solsona.  Creating great music starts by nurturing young musicians, so the AIMS Academy invites and brings talented young music students together from around the world, and provides private and group mentoring with highly renowned music professors from well-known institutions. José Luis Estellés is the Artistic Director of the International Wind Academy.

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Estellés, la OCG y el mejor Mozart

By Critics, Critics solo

Mozart Clarinet Concerto, with Orquesta Ciudad de Granada and Giancarlo Andretta

Granada, Auditorio Manuel de Falla

José Antonio Lacárcel│IDEAL│28.10.2017

[…] estas actuaciones se enmarcan entre las mejores efemérides artísticas […] a un José Luis Estellés en gran artista. Dominio técnico impresionante. Una técnica de respiración envidiable. Una capacidad artística de transmisión… Excelente, exquisita interpretación.

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