|1970||Birth of his grand-daughter, Patricia Sofia on April 22. World premiere of Concierto madrigal for two guitars and orchestra, by the Los Angeles Symphony, conducted by Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, with soloists Pepe and Angel Romero, in Los Angeles, California on July 30.|
|1971||Premiere of Con Antonio Machado, for voice and piano, by María Orán, soprano, and pianists Joaquín Rodrigo and Miguel Zanetti, in Seville on October 4.|
|1972||Premiere of Pájaros de primavera, for guitar, in Japan on June 9.|
|1973||Trip to Japan.|
|1974||Trip to Mexico. Named Advisor for Music at the Ateneo of Madrid.|
|1975||World premiere of Sónnica, la cortesana, stage adaptation of the work by Blasco Ibañez, at the Roman Theater of Sagunto,Valencia, on July 24.|
|1976||Honorary Member of the Madrid Athenaeum. President of the Spanish National Committee of the International Council of Music, UNESCO.|
|1978||Member of the Royal Academy of Sciences, Letters and Fine Arts of Belgium, taking the seat held by Benjamin Britten. World premiere of the symphonic poem, A la busca del más allá, by the Symphonic Orchestra of Houston, Texas, conducted by Antoni Ros Marbá on March 27.
World premiere of Concierto pastoral, for flute and orchestra, by the Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Eduardo Mata, with soloist Sir James Galway,on October 17, in London.
|1979||World premiere of Tríptico, for guitar, by Alexandre Lagoya, Festival of Music, in the Castle of La Rougerie, France, on July 21.|