composer, performer and writer elbio barilari was born in montevideo, uruguay. he studied in his own country as well as in brazil and germany, and moved to the us in 1998. barilari’s music has been performed by the chicago sinfonietta, orquesta filarmónica de montevideo, orquesta de la radio y televisión de españa, colorado symphony, grant park festival orchestra, chicago sinfonietta chamber ensemble, ravinia festival, civic orchestra of chicago, chicago children’s choir, lyric opera orchestra, chicago arts orchestra, and baroque band, among others. his music has also been performed by many chamber ensembles and soloists around the world, including clarinetist paquito d’rivera, trumpet players orbert davis and jon faddis, bandoneon players juan josé mosalini, raúl jaurena, pianists mauricio nader, susan merdinger, avalon string quartet, kaia string quartet, conjunto de música de cámara del sodre, ondas ensemble, and the millenium chamber orchestra. elbio is a member of the experimental band volcano radar, two of the band’s recording have been previously release by pan y rosas
photo by max kundrat.
albums from pyr
fluid timescape (with andy cohn)