They offered numerous concerts in all Mexico, participated in Festivals like the Cervantino, Festival of the Historical Center of the Mexico City, Cultural Festival of Sinaloa; abroad they played in Oregon Bach Festival, The Festival Music Society of Indianapolis, in several cities of Belgium and the Festival Europalia 93. Franco was founding director and conductor of the vocal and instrumental ensemble “Cappella Cervantina”, from 1993 to 1998, they made several recordings and numerous tours of concerts in Mexico and several cities of the United States and Europe, where he conducted the The Academy of St. Martin in the Fields in London in 1997. Formed like an academic project within the National Conservatory of Music, Franco formed it as an alternative educational program for barroque and contemporary music, the “Capella Cervantina” released several works especially written for them by Mexican composers and presented versions just transcribed of Mexican colonial works.
They offered numerous concerts in all Mexico at the most important Festivals; abroad they appeared in Chicago, in France in the “Festival les Chemines du Baroque” and in several places of the Great Britain. At the moment he plays with the double-bass player Victor Flores, whose astonishing projects have been: “from the Medieval to the Danzón” and “From Bach to the Beatles”; they have made numerous tours by all the country, abroad they had appeared in Center America, Canada, the United States, Germany, South Africa, China and Japan. The United States: Atlanta, Indianapolis, New York, San Antonio, San Francisco. Canada: Ottawa and Montreal. America center: CD.
of Guatemala. Germany: Berlin and Hannover. South Africa: Pretoria, Grahamstown and Johannesburg. China: Beijing, Huludau, Tian-jin, Dalián.
Japan: Nagoya in Expo Aichi. With other musicians he has formed camera ensembles generating new forms of presenting the classical music to the public and the very ample resources of his instrument. “Menage a trois” with Erika Dobosiewicz (violin) and Victor Flores “The good, the bad and the ugly” with José Suárez (harpsichord) and Victor Flores Duets with Fabian Espinosa (harpsichord), Jose Suárez and Asaf Kolertein (cello) Also he is founding director of the “Barroque Orchestra Capella Puebla”, that has been an enormous success in Mexico. Read more on Last.fm.
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