Robert Xavier Rodriguez http://tpr.org en San Antonio Native 'Bears' His Creative Soul In New Release http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-native-bears-his-creative-soul-new-release <p><strong>Robert Xavier Rodriguez combines cello music on new recording</strong></p><p>The latest release of Robert Xavier Rodriguez on Albany Records spans several years, and includes all the cello and piano works, plus a work for solo cello.</p><p>"It's wonderful to have quality recordings out, you can show what a piece is supposed to sound like. It is, of course, always great to &nbsp;have live performances, but I hope recordings will help generate more live performances of my music," says Rodriguez.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 18:59:06 +0000 John Clare 3170 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Native 'Bears' His Creative Soul In New Release Three New Releases Make Perfect Stocking Stuffers http://tpr.org/post/three-new-releases-make-perfect-stocking-stuffers <p><strong>New Music is a great gift!</strong></p><p>John Clare has been listening to a lot of new releases lately - these three recordings really stood out.</p><p>Robert Xavier Rodriguez might not be a new name for TPR listeners, he was composer in residence for the San Antonio Symphony years ago, and his operas are often produced in Austin, Houston and Dallas (besides in the world's opera houses.)</p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 13:23:14 +0000 John Clare 2634 at http://tpr.org Three New Releases Make Perfect Stocking Stuffers