christian cruz | composer | guitarist

A Reflection

For: Guitar Ensemble

Year: 2018

Time: 5.5'

Awards: Gohar and Ovanes Andriassian Guitar Composition Competition: 1st Place for Intermediate Guitar Ensemble (2018)

Performances: November 10, 2019. California State University Los Angeles.


November 13, 2019. California State University Los Angeles.

Description: A Reflection was written for the 2018 Gohar and Ovanes Andiassian Classical Guitar Composition Competetion. It recieved the Award for the Best Composition for Intermediate Guitar Ensemble. This piece is a short study in the reflective qualities of the guitar ensemble. There are moments of tonal, timbral, directional, antiphonal and imitative "reflections" throught the piece. A Reflection was premiered the 2019 Gohar and Ovanes Andriassian Classical Guitar Competition and Festival by the California State University Los Angeles Guitar Ensemble, led by Dr. John Kennedy.