(b Mexico City, 1942; d in air crash, Cuernavaca, Mex., 1995). Mexican conductor and composer. Cond. and mus. dir. Mexican Ballet Co. 1963–4, Guadalajara SO 1965–6, Orch. Phil. UNAM, Mexico City 1966–76; prin. cond. Phoenix SO, Ariz., 1972–8, Dallas SO 1977–93. Guest cond. of European orchs. Comps. incl. 3 syms.; ballet suite Debora; str. qt.; pf. sonata; Trio to Vaughan Williams, etc.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.