Works performed by Earplay:

and of course Henry the Horse
A Tutiplén

Carlos Sanchez-Gutiérrez (b. 1964) was born in Mexico City, he grew up in Guadalajara, and later studied at Princeton and Tanglewood under Henri Dutilleux, Jacob Druckman, and Martin Bresnick. He is currently Associate Professor of Composition at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York. Among the many awards he has received are the 2007 Barlow Prize, a Finalist Prize at the 2004 Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestral Composer Competition, as well as the 2003 Lee Ettelson Composition Award. He has also been honored in recent years with awards and fellowships from the Koussevitzky, Guggenheim, Fromm, Rockefeller and Camargo Foundations. He was the 2000-01 American Academy of Arts and Letters Charles Ives Fellow and has received two B.M.I. composition awards, the Mozart Medal from the governments of Mexico and Austria, and a Fulbright Fellowship. Sanchez-Gutiérrez's work is performed and recorded frequently in the U.S, Latin America, Europe and Asia.

[from program for February 8, 2010 concert]