Both composer and trombonist, Enrique Crespo was born in 1941 in Uruguay. He is a notable south american musician who has contributed greatly to the brass repertoire. As a member of the German Brass Ensemble, he frequently composes and arranges works for chamber brass. Crespo is a flexible composer that writes in a variety of styles, though he does frequently return to his roots. Notably in his work for brass quintet Suite Americaine. .