Francisco is a composer, sound artist, and computer music programmer and performer from Mexico City residing in Chicago. He has received numerous distinctions such as the BMI Student Composer Award,  two honorable mentions in the Morton Gould Young Composer Awards, and three nominations for the Gaudeamus Music Prize. He often works with ensembles that integrate instruments and performers from different parts of the world and also composes for traditional classical music formations often including the use of electronics. Francisco is interested in untraditional projects that redefine the way in which we understand and listen to music. 

Latest News

Francisco Castillo Trigueros commissioned by Ensemble Dal Niente to write a new piece for voice and chamber ensemble.

Francisco Castillo Trigueros given Jury's 1st Prize for Utrecht at the NEM Young Composers Forum.

Francisco Castillo Trigueros nominated for the 2014 Gaudeamus Prize.

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The Chromochord featured in Scientific American!

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Next Event

Sur les debris at Constellation

Sunday, January 11, 8:30pm
Shanna Gutierrez - Bass Flute UNLEASHED
Constellation Chicago, 3111 N. Western Ave., Chicago IL

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