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Student Alberto Ferres



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Damián Martínez
Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi
Daniel-Robert Graf

Born in Tarragona in 1985. At the age of 9 began the studies of music in the Conservatory of Tarragona with the teacher Rodolfo Zanni (cello) and Christian Florea (cello, orchestra and chamber music). In 1999 played the Doble concerto of Vivaldi for two cellos with the orchestra of the Conservatory. At the age of 18 did the entrance exams for the Amsterdam Conservatory and ESMUC (University of music of Catalonia), accepted in both Schools.
Got the Dimplom in Interpretation from ESMUC, with the teacher Damián Martínez (cello), Casals Quartet and Charles Tunnell (chamber music). After one year in Frankfurt with Prof. Daniel-Robert Graf, last June got a place in the Hochschule für Musik Basel for a MAP “Master in Performance” with Prof. Rafael Rosenfeld (2010-2012).

During the summer of 2003 did 4 concerts as a solist with the Youth Orchestra of Tarragona, playing the Haydn cello concerto in C-major. He has Played in very important places of Tarragona; Auditori "La Caixa", Auditori Pau Casals, Auditori Amposta and Teatre Fortuny.

Finalist in the "Arjau" competition (2003). Finalist in the first competition "Certamen Jóvenes Intérpretes Intercentros"of Medium Grade, representing Catalonia and the Conservatory of Tarragona (2002). 2nd Price in the Montserrat Alavedra chamber music Competition with the “Martinu Ensemble”.

He has participated as an active in the master-classes of Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival in Lübeck with Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (summer 2005), Kronberg Cello Meisterkurse (2006), Meisterkurse in Salzburg in the Mozarteum with Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (2006) and Rutesheim Cello Festival with Claudio Bohorquez (2009).

Has done classes, courses and masterclasses with: Cristoforo Pestalozzi, Laurence Lesser, Charles Tunnel, Moray Welsh, Stephan Fork, Daniel Grosgurin, Lluís Claret, Bernard Greenhouse, Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, Gary Hoffman, Michael Sanderling, Claudio Bohorquez and Rafael Rosenfeld.

Has been in differents youth orchestras and professional:
-JOT, Youth orchestra of Tarragona, 6 years. (solist).
-JONC, Youth orchestra of Catalonia, 3 years.
-SHMF, Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival.
-JONDE, Youth orchestra of Spain, 3 years (1st cello, 2005).
-EUYO, European Youth Orchestra.

-Kölner Kammerorchester.
-Klassiches Philharmonie Bonn

He has played with differents conductors: Ros Marbŕ, Manel Valdivieso, Andrew Parrott, Jose Luís Temes, Luzt Köller, Fabio Biondi, Ricardo Frizza, Josep Vicent, Christoph Howood, C.Pehlivanian, Valery Gergiev, Christian Ludwig.

Has teached in different schools:

-Estudi de Musica (Tarragona) as cello Teacher, from 2000-2002
-Nou Arts School (Tarragona) as cello Teacher, during 2002/03
-At the moment is doing private lessons and doing the Suzuki Training Method in Zürich with the Prof. Carol Bez.

He plays a “Martinus Stoss fecit Vienne 1805” and a bow from “Hans Karl Schmidt 1969”.

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