Splendidly presented [...] a pianist who has clearly devoted huge energy to investigating [Goyescas'] textual history as well as its elaborate structure
The Sunday Times

New album Goyescas available now!

Magnificent Granados
Martha Argerich
Impassioned and eloquent.
New York Classical Review
The great ambassador of Spanish music
Melómano Magazine

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BBC Radio 3

On Tuesday 31 October 2017, José Menor performs live on BBC Radio 3 ‘In Tune’ from his latest CD, ‘Goyescas’, and talks about his other forthcoming projects.

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Messiaen’s ‘Vingt Regards’ at the Festival de Arte Sacro

José Menor performs Messiaen’s ‘Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus’ at the Festival Internacional de Arte Sacro in Madrid, on 18 February 2018. More information soon…

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Menor records Hèctor Parra’s solo piano works

José Menor will be recording the solo piano works by IRCAM composer Hèctor Parra on the French label Aparté in the 2017-18 season. The album will include: Impromptu; Quatre miniatures;…

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"A superb recital by the young Spanish pianist José Menor, whose beguiling mix of finesse and fire lit up a programme of striking contrasts."

The Daily Telegraph


CD launches of ‘Goyescas’ on the IBS Classical label:

20 October , 7pm at Palau de la Musica, Barcelona

26 October, 7pm, at SGAE Auditorium, Madrid

OCT 20, 2017
OCT 26, 2017

Ludwig van Beethoven:
Sonata nº 24 en fa sostenido mayor, op. 78 ‘Para Teresa’ (1809)
Sonata nº 8 en do menor, op. 13 ‘Patética’ (1797/98?)
Sonata nº 26 en mi bemol mayor, op. 81a ‘Los adioses’ (1809/10)
Sonata nº 32 en do menor, op.111 (1821/22)
György Ligeti:
Estudio nº 9, ‘Vertige’ (Libro II, 1988/94)
Estudio nº 17, ‘À bout de souffle’ (Libro III, 1995-2001)
José Menor:
‘New Crossroads’ for piano (2016)

OCT 28, 2017
NOV 19, 2017

"A turning point in the appreciation of contemporary piano in our country (...) a discographic milestone"
[Complete Piano Works of Joan Guinjoan]