Serving as artistic director of the children’s choir at Valle de Chalco in the Estado de México and the principal organist of the Cathedral Metropolitan in Mexico City, Jesús López Moreno (b. 1971) has extensive experience working with school-age children. His compositions for children’s choir have been featured on several recordings throughout Mexico, and he recently won a national children’s choir composition contest organized by Conaculta, the National Council for Culture and the Arts in Mexico. He has also composed works for organ, choir, baroque orchestra, and harpsichord as well as a concerto for organ and orchestra. He was a member, and later acting director, of the Niños Cantores de Morelia. He founded the Cantate Domino children’s choir of the Parroquia Del Espiritu in Ecatepec Edo Mex and conducted the children’s choir at the Cantorum school of Mexico.
Jesús graduated from the Concervatorio de las Rosas de Morelia with a specialty in composition, and studied organ at the Antique Mexican Music Academy for Organs and the National School of Music of the National Autonomous University of México.