A committed champion of the music of Spain [...] what a gift to his country's culture he clearly is.
Editor's Choice, Gramophone

New album Goyescas available now!

Splendidly presented [...] a pianist who has clearly devoted huge energy to investigating [Goyescas'] textual history as well as its elaborate structure
The Sunday Times
Magnificent Granados
Martha Argerich
Impassioned and eloquent.
New York Classical Review
An extraordinary pianist with a fearsome technique and unrivalled fluidity of touch.
The Whole Note, Canada

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Editor’s Choice in Gramophone

Menor’s CD ‘Goyescas’ (IBSClassical8027) is Editor’s Choice in Gramophone Music 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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"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

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Premiere of a new piano and choral piece by Hector Parra.

FEB 4, 2018

‘Vingts Regards sur l’enfant-Jesus’ by Olivier Messiaen

FEB 18, 2018

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)

MAR 13, 2018
8:00PM
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"A turning point in the appreciation of contemporary piano in our country (...) a discographic milestone"
[Complete Piano Works of Joan Guinjoan]

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