Bertrand Chavarria-Aldrete is an artist with various working methods that have their origin in sound, based on musical interpretation as a creative criticism, moving towards intervention and creation, both in music and in the plastic arts.
As an interpreter, Bertrand has premiered more than 70 works [guitar | guitar and electronics | electric guitar] playing in the most important halls and festivals in Europe and America [Festival d’Automne à Paris | Festival Internacional de Guitarra de México | Quincena Musical Donostiarra | Gaida Festival | Time of Music] as a soloist and in chamber music.
In the field of composition his works use a wide panorama of devices. String quartet, douleur exquise, theatre,, experimental music.
In 2021, he will be a composer-in-residence at the Civitella-Ranieri Foundation. He currently lives and works in Paris, France and is an Artistic Research Fellow PhD at Lund University in Sweden.
Brian Ferneyhough (UK, 1943) - Kurze Schatten II (1983-89)
Pascale Criton (France, 1954) - Plis (2003) Swedish Premiere for amplified guitar in 1/12 tuning
Fernando Garnero (Argentina, 1976) - Interlude (2014) Swedish Premiere for electric guitar
Bertrand Chavarría-Aldrete (Mexico-Spain, 1978) Two poems
fomio (2020) Swedish Premiere for sirimcho, loop pedal and objets
imaôsenå (2021) World Premiere for electric guitar