Victor Martinez Parada has composed prolifically over the course of his career. We're now in the process of compiling his work into the list you will find below. Additionally we are seeking out recordings, videos, and other media of his work to make it available to be experienced here.

To date our growing list of compositions includes 205 Original works and/or arrangements, 22 of which have links to media.

Si Vas para Chile

2016

(New Version) by Chito Faro arranged for solo guitar by VMP

Homenaje a Gabriela Mistral

2014

Inspired by the poem "Todas ibamos a ser reinas"

Stairway to Heaven

2013

by Led Zeppelin, arranged for solo guitar by VMP

Bubble

2013

A song by Rosie Henshaw, arranged for classical guitar and singer by VMP

Yosorano Mukou

2011

Japanese pop song arranged for guitar by VMP

Under Influence

2011

for guitar

Tsunami

2011

Japanese pop song arranged for guitar by VMP

Tomorrow

2011

Japanese pop song arranged for guitar by VMP

Run Catherine Run!

2011

a lesson for guitar

Love

2011

A ballad for trio guitar for Martinez Akustica by VMP and Andro Martinez

Los Tres Fiesteros

2011

“The Three Partiers” – a gypsy song for trio guitar, keyboard, and percussion

(Unknown Title)

2011

Japanese pop song arranged for guitar by VMP

Sin Titulo

2010

a ballad for guitar and ensamble orchestra

Melancolia

2010

for trio guitars and ensamble orchestra

Love Song

2010

for trio guitar

Bocinas

2010

for trio guitar and orchestra. Commissioned for Japan by the Luxe Company

Waltzing Matilda

2009

Australian folk song. Arrangement for guitar by VMP

Templo

2009

for guitar and orchestra. Written for Japan

Somewhere over the Rainbow

2009

by Harold Arlen arrangement for trio guitar by VMP

Aqui Esta Ella

2009

for trio guitar and band. Written by VMP, Andro Martinez, and Dauno Martinez

Solitario

2008

(unfinished) – dedicated to my wife Gloria. For solo / trio guitar and other instruments

Hermana Trinidad

2008

for quartet guitar, piano, jazz band, and symphonic orchestra

Do…?

2008

for quartet guitar and symphonic orchestra

Silent Night

2006

by Franz Gruber, arrangement for guitar by VMP

New Timba

2005

for trio guitar. Written by VMP, Andro Martinez, and Dauno Martinez

Hermana Trinidad

2005

By VMP. Arranged for trio guitar by VMP, Andro Martinez, and Dauno Martinez

Fantasy Part II

2005

based on a song by Stevie Wonder. Arranged for trio guitar by VMP, Andro Martinez, and Dauno Martinez

Fantasy Part I

2005

based on a song by Stevie Wonder arranged for trio guitar by VMP, Andro Martinez, and Dauno Martinez

Blue Rossa

2005

By Kenny Dorham; arranged for trio guitar by VMP, Andro Martinez, and Dauno Martinez

Bamboleo

2005

by Luis Bonfa, arranged for trio guitar by VMP, Andro Martinez, and Dauno Martinez

Introduccion al Tango

2003

New version arranged in homage to Astor Piazzolla for quartet of guitars, two cellos, and double bass

Mi Bella Melodia

2002

“My Beautiful Melody” – Dedicated to my daughter Tamara Bela-Lied Martinez, for trio guitar

Andante Doloroso – El Cortejo de las Ormigas

2002

“The procession of Ants” – Written in the form of a lession for guitar

Let Go Juanito

2001

Allegro-Rin. Arranged for tenor and small ensamble orchestra. Lyrics by Juan Quezada. English translation by Peter Boyle. Composed for the concert “A Cross Cultural Classical Concert Extravaganza” performed at the Ingleburn Community Centre

La Graduacion

2001

“The Graduation” – Arranged for ensamble for the concert “A Cross Cultural Classical Concert Extravaganza” performed

En Busca de la Paz

2001

“In Search of Peace” – Lyrics by Peter Boyle. Arranged for ensamble for the concert “A Cross Cultural Classical Concert Extravaganza” performed at the Ingleburn Community Centre

Danza

2001

Allegro. Arranged for ensamble for the concert “A Cross Cultural Classical Concert Extravaganza” performed at the Ingleburn Community Centre

Yuntas

2000

“Couplings” – for soprano and ensamble orchestra for a poem by Peruvian poet Cesar Vallejos

Vivaldi Concerto in D

2000

arranged for guitar and ensamble orchestra with additional improvisation in the second movement by VMP

1. Allegro
2. Adagio
3. Adagio Improvisation
4. Allegro

The Nine Monsters

2000

for guitar and read by Peter Boyle. For a poem by Cesar Vallejo

Pienso en tu Sexo

2000

think of your sex” – Lyrics by Cesar Vallejo

Obertura y Tema

2000

“Overture and Theme” – New version for singers and small ensamble orchestra

Nocturno

2000

for viola, guitar, and ensamble orchestra

Naked Souls

2000

A list of works based on poems by Pablo Neruda and Cesar Vallejos. Performed and conducted by VMP

Masses

2000

for guitar and read by Peter Boyle for a poem by Cesar Vallejos

La Tranquera

2000

A Chilean folk song arranged by Ricardo Acevedo. Translation to music by VMP

La Muerte de Antonito el Camborio

2000

for trio guitar. To accompany a poem by Garcia Lorca

La Muerta

2000

“The Dead Woman” – for tenor and ensamble orchestra for a poem by Pablo Neruda

El Monte y el Rio

2000

“The Mountain and the River” – Allegro-Cachimbo for tenor and ensamble prchestra for a poem by Pablo Neruda

El Cachimbo

2000

(Chilean folk song by anonymous) arranged for tenor and ensamble orchestra by VMP

Dios

2000

“God” – Ballad for singers en ensamble orchestra for a poem by Peruvian poet Cesar Vallejos

Cavatina

2000

by Stanley Mayers. Arranged for trio guitar, harpsichord, and ensamble orchestra by VMP

Balada Melancolica

2000

new verion for guitar, piano, and ensamble orchestra

A Cross Cultural Classical Concert Extravaganza

2000

Conducted and performed by VMP at the Ingleburn Community Centre

Milonga

1999

(unfinished) – for guitar and small ensamble

Hermana Trinidad

1999

arranged for trio guitar; performed by Martinez Akustica

Introduccion al Tango

1998

In Homage to Astor Piazzolla. For quartet guitar, two cellos, and double bass

Wavelength Song

1997

for singers, piano, drums, Indian tabla, and ensamble orchestra for the Wavelength Concert; conducted by VMP

Philosophy

1997

By Samuel Alejandro, Transcription, arrangement, orchestration, and conducted by VMP for the Wavelength Concert

Lipe Cvato

1997

(Bosnian folk song) – performed by guitarist singers: Peter Perica $amp; Petar Stojkou. Arranged for small ensamble and conducted by VMP for the Wavelength Concert

Ilutions

1997

for classical guitar, acoustic guitar, flute / viola, and percussion

Grace

1997

Song by Tracey Gillan. Words by Rhonda Rice. Transcription, arrangement, orchestration, and cunducted by VMP for the Wavelength Concert

Fields

1997

By Diego Llisiber. Arrangement, orchestration, and conducted by VMP for the Wavelength Concert

En el Desierto de Capricornio

1997

Dedicated to Edda Filson – for trio guitar

Composition

1997

for guitar and small ensamble orchestra

Balada Melancolica

1997

re-arranged for guitar and ensamble orchestra

La Muerte de Antonito el Camborio

1996

for trio guitar; to accompany a poem by Garcia Lorca

Indigenas

1996

In memoriam to my parents. For quartet of guitar

Improvisation

1996

for guitar

A Natural Song

1996

(Unfinished) – for Band

Variations on a Milonga

1995

for guitar

Si vas para Chile

1995

by Chito Faro, arranged for guitar by VMP

Salsa

1995

for solo guitar as part of a band. To my student Renee

Pequeno Estudio

1995

“Little Study” – for guitar

Fantasy on song by Stevie Wonder

1995

arranged for guitar by VMP

Fantasy on Samba de una Nota

1995

“Fantasy on Samba of one Note” – Song by Antonio Carlos Jobim, arranged for guitar by VMP

Do…?

1995

(unfinished) – for duo guitar, singer, and symphonic orchestra

Chilean Gala Concert

1995

A collection of Chilean folk songs arranged for tenor, soprano, and small ensamble orchestra. Conducted and performed by VMP

1. El Cachimbo
2. Camino de Luna
3. Rio Rio
4. Yo Vendo Unos Ojos Negros
5. Tonada a Manuel Rodriguez
6. La Manta a de Tres Colores
7. Si Vas Para Chile
8. La Parva de Paja
9. Una Pena y un Cariño
10. La Concentida
11. El Ay Ay Ay
12. Mejillones

Balada Melancolica

1995

for guitar, keyboard, and piano

El Sol Sale Para Todos

1994

(Salsa song) – commissioned by Antonio de Laurentis. Lyrics by A. De Laurentis, music by VMP

Winds of spring

1993

Oriental Elegy

1993

for guitar

Himno del mundial etnico de Soccer

1992

commissioned by Granville Sporting Club

Balada Melancolica

1992

for guitar

Fantasy on El Barquito

1989

“Fantasy on a Little Boat” – By Roberto Menescal, arranged for guitar by VMP

Inteligencia Trascendental

1988

Homage to Chick Corea. For guitar.

Greensleaves

1988

(Easy version for guitar. Transcribed as a guitar lesson for Agustin Aguado.

Greensleaves

1988

Dedicated to Hermana Trinidad. Variations for guitar.

Fantasy on song by Laura Branigan

1988

arranged for guitar by VMP

Indigenas

1987

In memorium of my mother. To Francisco Madrid Gaymer. For trio guitar

Tabla Armonica

1986

Table of chord progressions

Mi Vida esta Contigo

1986

A ballad for weddings

La Muerte de Antonio el Camborio

1986

for duo guitar. Written to accompany the poem by Garcia Lorca

La Danza de los Electrodos

1986

dedicated to John Williams. For guitar

Brisas de Changai

1986

By John Denver. Transcription and arrangement for guitar by VMP by comission of Agustin Aguado

Ayer, Hoy, Manana

1986

“Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” – Dedicated to my son Andro Martinez. For guitar.

Suite 2 a la Barroca en Mi

1985

“Bach thinking about Andres Segovia” – for guitar

1. Largo
2. Gavota
3. Gige – (unfinished)
4. Allemanda – (Unfinished)
5. Ceciliana – (Unfinished)
6. Loure – (Unfinished)
7. Chacona – (Unfinished)

Suite 1 a la Barroca en Mi

1985

“Bach thinking about Andres Segovia” – for guitar

1. Preludio
2. Courant
3. Bourree
4. Double – (Unfinished)
5. Andante
6. Sarabandali
7. Minuetto

Somewhere over the Rainbow

1985

(By Harold Arlen) arranged for guitar by VMP

L’inoubliable

1985

(by Andre Gagnon) Arranged for guitar by VMP on commision by Agustin Aguado

Andante

1985

for trio guitar (Unfinished)

Preludio a Rodrigo de Aranjuez

1984

for guitar

Obertura y Tema

1984

For guitar, guitar accompaniment, charango, quena, and bombo leguero. For the film “Estera” by Matias Merino

Libro de 10 Canciones Pop

1984

Book of 10 pop songs

Indigenas

1984

For duo guitar. Dedicated to the Assad Brothers

Hermana Trinidad

1984

for guitar ensamble & jazz-rock band. Later transcribed for guitar quartet (3 classical guitars & acoustic guitar / 12 string guitar)

Greensleaves

1984

Variations in A minor & E minor by VMP

El Chilote Marino

1984

(Vals Chilote – anonymous Chilean folk song) – arranged for duo guitar by VMP

Cueca Bruja

1984

for quartet of guitar and small band

Suite de Piezas para Navidad

1983

For singer, guitars, and amall ensamble

1. Noche de Paz. (noche Maravillosa) Adagio
2. Adagio
3. Allegro
4. Noche de Paz (Andante Mosso)
5. Allegro – Rin
6. Noche de Paz
7. La Graduacion

Eres

1983

Pop song by Gerardo Rocha. Harmony, arrangement, & orchestration by VMP. Conducted and recorded by VMP. For competition at the Festival de la Cancion de Vina del Mar

El Caramillo

1983

for 25 string guitar

Do…?

1983

for guitar, singer, and small ensamble orchestra

Coloquio

1983

for guitar and flute

Primitivo

1982

for 25 string guitar

Nocturno No2

1982

for viola, guitar, acoustic guitar, & triangulo

Improvisacion libre

1982

for guitar

Impresiones

1982

for duo guitar. The premier was performed by VMP & Carlos Lederman

En el Desierto de Capricornio

1982

for duo guitar

A collection of Stevie Wonder’s music

1982

arranged for solo guitar by VMP

1. Mi Querido Amor
2. No es Amorosa
3. Todo en Amor es Bello
4. No te Preocupes a Cerca de Eso
5. Si Realmente me Ama
6. Tue res el Brillo del sol de mi Vida

Nocturno No1

1981

for cello and guitar

Matias

1981

for small ensamble, from the movie “Estera”

Genesis

1981

for duo guitar. The premier was performed by VMP & Alberto Cumplido

Fantasy on el Condor Pasa

1981

arranged for guitar by VMP

Fantasia

1981

for 25 string guitar & percussion

Expresiones Espontaneas

1981

for guitar, Indian table & tumbadoras

Divertimento

1981

for duo guitar. Premier performed by VMP and Carlos Lederman

Carrera Tragica

1981

for guitar, electric bass, percussion, & extras

Cancion No2

1981

for coro mixto

Alegre Niño

1981

for guitar, flute, charango

Adelita

1981

for classical guitar, acoustic guitar, flute / viola, & percussion

Que he Sacado con Quererte

1980

Chiliean folk song by Violeta Parra. Arranged for duo guitar by VMP

Pensamientos en Jazz

1980

An improvisation, for guitar

Oda al Sufrimiento y a la Esperanza

1980

for guitar

Improvisation

1980

for 25 string guitar

Imaginacion

1980

for guitar

El Viaje Eterno

1980

for guitar

Busqueda

1980

for 25 string guitar

Allegro

1980

for guitar, flute, Indian tabla, & acoustic guitar

Tonada

1979

For guitar

Sueno de Una Noche de Verano

1979

By Felix Mendelssohn, transcribed for guitar by VMP

Piel Canela – Bolero

1979

By Andres Cepeda, arranged for guitar by VMP

Pequeño Preludio – For Tired Fingers

1979

for guitar

Improvisacion Sobre un Tema de Vanguardia

1979

for guitar

Improvisacion Libre

1979

for guitar

Himno de los Bomberos de la 13RAC

1979

Arranged and Harmonised for guitar by VMP

Duo

1979

for duo guitars

Cancion del Solfegio

1979

By Eduard Greig, transcribed for guitar by VMP

Obertura y Tema

1978

Homage to Pablo Neruda. For guitar, guitar accompaniment, charango, quena, bombo leguero

Improvisacion

1978

for guitar

Homenaje a Pablo Neruda

1978

Dedicated to Matilde Urrutia de Neruda – Slow Tone, for guitar

Homenaje a Gabriela Mistral – Recalling the Elqui Valley

1978

Comissioned by and dedicated to Liona Boyd – Slow Tone, for guitar

A Propósito de Hector Villa-Lobos

1978

Chorus, for guitar

Improvisacion Tradicional

1977

for guitar

Improvisacion Sobre un Tema Original de mi Amiga la Religiosa Hermana Trinidad

1977

for guitar

Improvisacion Moderna

1977

for guitar

Improvisacion de Vanguardia

1977

for guitar

Preludio a Mario Baeza

1976

for guitar

Suite de Piezas Para Niños

1975

“A Suite in parts for children” – (Dedicated to my son Andro Tupac Martinez) – for guitar

1. Velando el Sueno de Nuestro Hijo
2. La Mama le Canta Mientras Duerme
3. Se despertó Tupac Protestando
4. Paseandolo Mientras Duerme
5. Viajando en el Sueno – for guitar and singer
6. Andante – Velando Su Sueno – (unfinished) – for guitar quartet

Suite de Piezas Para Niños

1975

“A Suite in parts for children” – (Dedicated to my son Andro Tupac Martinez) – rearranged for for duo, trio, quartet, and 10 guitar

1. La Mama la Canta Muentras Duerme – for trio guitar
2. El Niño se Despertó Protestando – for duo guitar
3. Reflejos – Cancion No. 2 – for trio guitar
4. Velando el Sueno de Nuestro Hijo – for 10 guitars
5. Velando el Sueno – for quartet guitar

Preludio Didactico

1975

“Didactic Prelude” – written as a piece for study, for guitar

Preludio 1975

1975

for guitar

Pequeño Preludio

1975

“The Little Prelude” – for guitar & duo guitar

Para la Muneca Ausente

1975

Dedicated to Marcelita, In memorial of the daughter of Eulogio Davalos, for guitar

Mi Bella Melodia

1975

“My Beautiful Melody” – Dedicated to my daughter Tamara Bela-Lied Martinez – for trio guitar

Homenaje a Gabriela Mistral

1975

Homage to Pablo Neruda – for guitar

Autorretrato

1975

dicated to my wife Gloria Martinez – (Tremolo) – for guitar

Allegro

1975

for guitar

Preludio Pentatonico

1974

“Pentatonic Prelude” – from a suite of easy guitar pieces

Preludio No. 2

1974

from a suite of easy guitar pieces

Preludio No. 1

1974

Allegro. for guitar

Preguntas

1974

“Questions” – from a suite of pieces of medium level, for guitar

Music for “Carrusel”

1974

Music for the Teatro Municipal Theatre Company production of “Carrousel”

Introduccion al Tango

1974

“Introduction to the Tango” – (In Homage to Astor Piazzola) for solo guitar

Estudio en Tension

1974

“A Study on Tension” – An exercise of Cejilla, for guitar

Sonata en Do

1973

In homage to Ernesto Allende, written in 5 movements for guitar

1. Grave – Religioso
2. Unfinished
3. Cancion No. 3
4. Allegro
5. Elegia

Sonata America

1973

Dedicated to Eulogio ad Miguel Angel Cherubito, for duo guitar

Homenaje a Pablo Neruda

1973

“Homage to Pablo Neruda” – for guitar

Homenaje a Andres Segovia

1973

“In Homage to Andres Segovia” Dedicated to Eulogio Davalos, for guitar

Fantasia a la Antigua

1973

“The Old Fantasy” – Dedicated to artist Cecilia Bejar, for guitar

Duo a Dos Voces

1973

“Duo of Two Voices”, for duo guitar

Cancion No. 1

1973

Pop song

Andante – El Cortejo de las Ormigas

1973

“The Procession of Ants” – written in the form of a lesson for guitar

Andante

1973

From the suite: “De Piesas Faciles”, for guitar

Alfonsina y el Mar

1973

“Alfonsina & the Sea” – By Ariel Ramirez, Transcription for guitar by VMP under commission of Eulogio Davalos

Preludio Para los Enamorados del Amor

1972

“Prelude for Lovers of Love” – Dedicated to Chilean guitarist Fernando Gonzales, for guitar.

La Muerte de Antonito el Camborio

1972

“The Death of Antonito Camborio” – (Comissioned by Alexa Lara) – for guitar, music to accompany the poem by Garcia Lorca

Andante

1972

for guitar

Serrana

1971

Written by Angel Lasala, arranged for solo guitar by VMP

Estudio No. 1

1971

For Guitar

Cancion No. 2 – Reflejos

1971

eflexions” – for trio guitar

Serenata

1970

Dedicated to Cecilia, for guitar

Rumores de la Caleta

1970

Written by Isaac Albeniz. Transcription for guitar by VMP.

Cancion No. 1: El Amor Triste de la Nina Continua

1970

“The Sad Love of the Girl Continues” – To Cecilia, for guitar

Tonada Triste Para un Campesino

1969

“Sad tune for a peasant” – for guitar

Siempre Estaras en Mi

1969

“You will always be in my mind” – Pop ballad for guitar and singer. Lyrics by Pedro Gaete

Music for Guitar

1969

(Score currently missing) The premiere was played at the Chilean Sovietic Institute of Culture

Estudio Andantino

1969

For guitar

Estudio

1969

Andantino, for guitar

Agonia Feliz

1969

Homage to Eulogio Davalos Roman. Written in memory of the father of my guitar teacher; inspired by a Bolivian-Chilean folk tune

Vals

1968

Pobre Mundo (Poor World), For guitar

Cuando Me Da Por Recordar

1968

“When I Get to Remember” – Pop song for guitar, singer & percussion.

Estrellita

1967

For trio guitar

Balada

1966

Song for guitar and singer

La Rosa de mi Jardín

1963

(Bolero-Pasillo) song