Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

CD REVIEWS.(Arts & Culture)

Byline: David Steinberg

"Rompe!" "Alameda"

"Rompe!"

Flute and Clarinet Chamber Music of 20th Century Mexico

By New Mexico String Quartet with flutist Tadeu Coelho and clarinetist Luis Humberto Ramos

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This recording is sure to appeal to anyone fascinated with the diverse expressions of the music of Mexico. This enchanting recording goes beyond traditional and popular music. It contains works by four Mexican composers that demonstrate the depth of their talents and the breadth of Mexican composing creativity.

The works are Eduardo Gamboa's folkloric "Transparencias," Jose Pablo Moncayo's "Amatzinac," Mariana Villanueva's "Anamnesis" and Joaquin Gutierrez Heras' "Duo" and "Sonata Para 6. …

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