Born on 2 October 1961 in Madrid.
First musical studies at the conservatory of Madrid.
Composition studies with Francis Burt at the Music Academy in Vienna (1987 diploma passed with distinction).
Continues his postgradual studies with Luigi Nono.
Between 1980 and 1992 Sotelo lived in Vienna and is now resident in Collado Mediano near Madrid.
Awards and world premières (a selection):
1985–87 – Wardwell Stipend of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
1986 – National Youth Orchestra First Prize in Composition (JONDE)
1987–89 – Alban Berg Stiftung Scholarship
1989 – Spanish Authors' Society: First Prize in Composition (SGAE)
City of Vienna Music Fellowship
1992 – West German ...more