Dante Grela


Wednesday, 2017, November 15 - 19:30
15.11.2017 - 19:30h
Sala Polivalent UPF Poblenou
C/ Roc Boronat 138

Free admission



“Glaciación” (1979), quadraphonic version.
“Síncresis” (2006), quadraphonic version.
“Imaginarios” (2010), acousmatic, quadraphonic version.
“Encuentros mágicos” (2017), octophonic.

Dante Grela is a composer of music, university professor and researcher born in Rosario (Santa Fe), Argentina, in 1941. He is the author of several works on pedagogy of composition, analysis and orchestration, as well as on contemporary musical creation of Latinamerica. In the field of music research, he has directed projects particularly dedicated to the study of Latin American production of the XX and XXI centuries, residing in the Instituto Superior de Música de la Universidad nacional del Litoral.

Composer and guest lecturer at several Contemporary Music Festivals in Argentina, Brazil, Venezuela, Uruguay, Chile, El Salvador, Canada and the United States, having given a large number of courses and lectures on composition, analysis, techniques and aesthetics of music contemporary and musical creation of Latin America. He has regularly directed diverse ensembles dedicated to the interpretation and diffusion of the music of S. XX.

As a composer, his works have received awards on several occasions, as well as numerous premieres in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, U.S.A., Venezuela, Spain, Canada, El Salvador, Germany and Uruguay. His production includes works for solo instruments, chamber music and symphony, electroacoustic music and mixed compositions (for instrumental sound sources and electronic sounds).



with the support of:

Generalitat de Catalunya: Departament de Cultura
Ajuntament de Barcelona: Barcelona Cultura
Universitat Pompeu Fabra