Rafael Méndez

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Known as the "Heifetz of the Trumpet," Rafael Méndez was one of 15 children in his family. His father, Maximino, conducted a family orchestra in which Rafael played cornet. Emigrating to the United States…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Romanza Miscellaneous (Classical)
La Virgin de la Macarena Miscellaneous (Classical)
Scherzo for trumpet in D minor Chamber Music
Samba gitana Miscellaneous (Classical)
Méndez czardas Miscellaneous (Classical)
Jota No 2 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Gallito, for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
Valse Suriano for trumpet
Lullaby Chamber Music
The Lightning Trumpet, for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
Flirtations of a Trumpet, for 3 trumpets Chamber Music
Bambuco Chamber Music
Hungarian Chant Miscellaneous (Classical)
Jumping Bean, for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
Tango Habanera, for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
The Bullfighter's Prayer (Plegaria Taurina)
Kiko, for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
El Cumbanchero, for trumpet & orchestra Concerto
The Knight Trumpeter, for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
The Elf Trumpeter, for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
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