Carmen María Ros
Born in Murcia (Spain), she finished her academic studies with brilliant results in guitar and viola, and later at the Guildhall School of Music in London. She continued her studies with renowned professors such as J. L. Rodrigo, D. Ballesteros, A. Carlevaro, J. M. Moreno, M. Barrueco, J. Williams and especially with D. Russell. Rewarded in the competition dedicated to Spanish Composers (Seville), she obtained the first prize in the “Concurso de Juventudes Musicales” of Spain. She also has been rewarded in several international contests.
She plays frequently in several chamber groups: with string quartet, symphony and chamber orchestras, quartet and guitar duos, obtaining several first prizes: "Mauro Giuliani" Competition of Havana and Bubenreuth .
She has performed for National Radio of Spain, Spanish Television, Canal Clásico, TV Germany, TV Israel, channel I of Romania. She has given recitals in Spain, Canada, Germany, Cuba, Italy, Portugal, Israel, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Greece, Finland, Romania, France, Panama, Costa Rica and Japan and his guitar has been heard in important halls, such as Teatro Real, Auditorio Nacional, Manuel de Falla Auditorium, Fundación Juan March, Teatro Nacional de Cuba, Teatro Garcia Lorca in Lisbon, Palau de la Música of Valencia, Panama National Theater, National Theater of Costa Rica, Instituto Cervantes in Munich etc.
As a guitar soloist she perfoms with the Symphony Orchestra of Murcia, Ciudad de Granada, or Il Concerto Accademico. One of her performances of the Concierto de Aranjuez was recorded in a live CD. Other four recordings have been published by the label Opera Tres in Madrid.
Carmen María taught guitar during several years at the Royal Conservatory of music in Madrid. She did a master's degree in Musical research by the University of Murcia. Currently she is a Professor at the Superior Conservatory of Murcia, and gives an active concert and master classes work.
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