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ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Awards

MAY 2021

ASCAP 2021 Morton 
Gould Young Composer Award

Fueyo's violin concerto Serpiente de Turquesas is the recipient of an ASCAP 2021 Morton Gould Young Composer Award. Premiered by Shannon Lee, the piece is inspired by the pre-hispanic (Mexica), mosaic sculpture knows as Serpiente de Turquesas located at the British Museum at London.


MAY 2021

Projections I. premiered by 
Arseniy Gusev in Mixon Hall at CIM

Projections I. is a piece commissioned by, dedicated, and written for Arseniy Gusev: a dear friend and great musical mind. The piece explores the refraction, reflection, and projections (in the mathematical sense) of musical materials. Arseniy most recently premiered Projections I. as part of a recital in Mixon Hall at the Cleveland Institute of Music.

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Yale Daily News: 
"Fueyo receives national recognition [...]"

"ARTIST PROFILE: Composer Julián Fueyo receives national recognition for ‘The Eleventh Heaven’ [...]"

-- Yale Daily News


APR 2021

Zafiro: Mexican premiere 
in collaboration with the Aguascalientes Symphony

Zafiro received its Mexican premiere performed by Mtro. Lanfranco Marcelletti (Principal Conductor at the Aguascalientes Symphony Orchestra) and Mtra. Magdalena Hernandez (assistant concertmaster at the Aguascalientes Symphony Orchestra).


APR 2020

Zafiro performed by 
Hosanna Carella as part of her Graduate Recital

Zafiro, for violin and piano, was performed by Hosanna Carella as part of her graduate recital at Mixon Hall in the Cleveland Institute of Music.

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MAR 2021

Stars in the Classics
Zafiro performed by James Thompson & Arseniy Gusev

James Thompson and Arseniy Gusev performed Zafiro at Cleveland, OH as part of a

M. U. S. i. C. -- Stars in the Classics recital.


JAN 2021

La Actualidad en la Composición:
- El Sol De Tampico

Fueyo featured in El Sol de Tampico's article special for national composer's day "La Actualidad en la Composición."

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ASCAP 2020 Morton Gould Young Composer Awardees announced

Fueyo's orchestra piece The Eleventh Heaven is a recipient of the ASCAP 2020 Morton Gould Young Composer Award.

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DEC 2020

Projections I. :
Premiere at Yale as part of
New Music New Haven

Projections I. (2020) was premiered by Simon Karakulidi as part of the New Music New Haven

series at the Yale School of Music.


DEC 2020

Premio FAO

Jóvenes Tamaulipas:

State Award

Premios FAO recognizes young people for their 

valuable contributions to society.


OCT 2020

BSU Benefit Concert:

CIM Black Student Union


Zafiro (2016) was performed at Mixon Hall at CIM as part of the Black Student Union benefit concert.

Julian Fueyo

OCT 2020


Joven Destacado,

Joven Tamaulipas

Premios FAO recognizes young people for their 

valuable contributions to society.

SEP 2020

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CIM Newsroom:

Composition students &

alumni earn awards

"Students and alumni of the Cleveland Institute of Music’s composition program have been busy picking up awards from top organizations and competitions around the country since the beginning of the year."

∼CIM Newsroom

Julian Fueyo

AUG 2020

El Sol de Tampico:

Newspaper article


"Su creación lo hizo merecedor a dos de los premios internacionales más importantes este 2020 y se prepara para ingresar a la Yale School of Music".

∼El Sol de Tampico

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MAY 2020

CIM Composition 

Promo Video:

Alumn Feature

Julián Fueyo is featured as an Alumn by the Cleveland Institute of Music promo video.

Julian Fueyo

MAY 2020

CIM Alumnus Julián Fueyo Wins an Influential BMI Student Composer Award

"The BMI awards are amongst the most prestigious prizes awarded to young composers".

∼CIM Newsroom

ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Awards

JUN 2020

2020 Morton Gould Young Composer Award, ASCAP Foundation

Julián Fueyo is the recipient of an ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award which recognizes "gifted young composers, nurturing the next generation of music creators".


MAY 2020

68th Annual BMI

Student Composer Award

Julián Fueyo is the recipient of a BMI Student Composer Award by the BMI Foundation in collaboration with Broadcast Music, Inc.

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MAY 2020

New Music USA:


"The BMI award-winning works range from an orchestral evocation of Nahua cosmology to a string quartet inspired by somatic therapy".


MAY 2020

BMI Congratulates its Student Composer Award Winners

The BMI Student Composer Awards recognize superior musical compositional ability.

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Serpiente de Turquesas

Serpiente de Turquesas is a concerto for violin and orchetra.

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Senior Recital at Mixon Hall, CIM

Julián Fueyo completed his undergraduate degree at CIM after presenting his Senior Recital featuring 40 wonderful musicians and friends.

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The Eleventh Heaven:


The Eleventh Heaven was read at the Cleveland Institute of Music.

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honoris causa: ATS

MAY 2018

June 2018 Julián became the recipient of the first Diploma, Honoris Causa awarded by The American School of Tampico in its 101st anniversary.

APRIL 2018

Museum of Natural History:


Audio-visual project premiered at the Museum of Natural History. Cleveland, OH

Julian Fueyo, Guest Speaker ATS Graduation

MAY 2018

Guest Speaker at The American School of Tampico 

Invited as Guest Speaker for The American School of Tampico Class of 2018 Highschool Graduation. 

MARCH 2018

Webster University Young Composers Competition

2nd Prize at Webster University Young Composers Competition. St. Louis, Missouri premiere of Zafiro at the CMS Concert Hall. 


Somnium da Profética: World Premiere

World Premiere

Mixon Hall, at CIM. Cleveland, OH


Notturno: Cleveland Premiere

Cleveland Premiere

Mixon Hall, at CIM. Cleveland, OH

Julian Fueyo


The Robert Avalon International Compe-

tition for Composers 

1st Prize at The Robert Avalon International Competition for Composers. Premiere at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. 


Isabelle Durrenberger: Zafiro performance

Isabelle Durrenberger performs Zafiro: Twice in Mixon Hall, CIM and once at an outreach concert.


Abundant Silence Composition Contest

Score published by Abundant Silence. Denver, CO premiere.

Julian Fueyo

JULY 2017

Conductors Retreat at Medomak

Student conductor under Kenneth Kiesler at Conductor's Retreat at Medomak made possible thanks to scholarship by Alondra de la Parra. 

JULY 2017

Commissioned by Massimo La Rosa and Yasuhito Sugiyama 

Trombone & Tuba duo comisioned by Massimo La Rosa and Yasuhito Sugiyama: former Principal Trombonist and Principal Tubist of The Cleveland Orchestra. 

JUNE 2017

Wood Wind Quintet:

World Premiere Nebraska

Wood wind quintet world Premiered at The University of Nebraska at Lincoln.

MAY 2017

North/South Consonance: NYC


Zafiro (2016) was performed by North/South Consonance New Music Ensemble in NYC.

Julian Fueyo

APRIL 2017

Tres Canciones:

World Premiere

Work for two sopranos, mezo-soprano, and Guitar. World Premiere at Mixon Hall, in CIM: Cleveland, OH.

APRIL 2017

Ohio Federation of

Music Clubs Collegiate Composers Contest

1st Prize at Ohio Federation of Music Clubs (OFMC) Collegiate Composers Contest. Zafiro (2016). 

Julian Fueyo

MARCH 2017

Cleveland Composers Guild Collegiate Composition Contest

1st Prize. Zafiro (2016) performed by Peter Otto: First Associate Concertmaster of The Cleveland Orchestra.


JUNE 2016



Music Festival

1st price at the Belvedere Chamber Music Festival Composition Competition. Zafiro (2016), for violin and piano, was featured in NPR.

JULY 2016

Notturno World Premiere: Rocky

Ridge, CO

Notturno (2016) premiered by members of Calisto quartet and Rocky Ridge Music Center faculty at Estes Park, CO.

MAY 2016

ASCAP Young Composers Award

Julián was a finalist for the 2016 ASCAP Young Composers Award.

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APRIL 2016

“Grieg & Britten”

Cleveland Conducting Debut

Julián was invited to compete at Portugal's International Conducting Competition

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Selected as a Young Arts Merit Award.

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Banda Sinfonica

Municipal de Tampico

Julián was invited to guest conduct the Banda Sinfonica Municipal de Tampico

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That Transcend

All Boundaries

Julián's collaborated with film-maker Mida Chu and composer Seon 

Hwan Lee to record the soundtrack to the short film "Dreams that Trancend all Boundaries." The film won Best Soundtrack and Best Drama at All American High School Film Festival, and Best Artistic Film at Trinity International Film Festival.




International debut at

the DiMenia Center in

New York City. His chamber piece “Catrina’s Dance” was

Performed in the first edition of the MATA Jr. Festival.


JULY 2014

Festival de

Música Santiago de Queretaro

1st price Composition Competition.

Julian Fueyo


Anabel Combort Memorial Scholar

Interlochen Arts Academy: Merit Scholarship for the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 school years.

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