“…Presented as a premiere: a music full of inward gestures and virtuoso tempi with fantastical solo cadenzas. The Costa Rican violist Edmundo Ramirez conveyed these things intensely in a concertante dialogue with the orchestra… The audience was jubilant.”

The Neues Deutschland newspaper in Berlin

“in the Albeniz Phantasy for Viola Solo and Orchestra composed by the thorough conductor the sense of form was most successful, also because Edmundo Ramirez played the solo part with the most beautiful intensity.”

The Berliner Morgenpost




YOA Chihuahua Concert


“… an excellent viola player, with big sonorous timber and excellent technique and natural artist”

Kent Nagano



“Edmundo is an excellent musician” 

japan solo 2

Pierre Boulez