Biography

He was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. He is Nicole Postel and Francisco Martínez Ramos’ disciple and he obtained a superior degree in piano and chamber music. He also got a professional degree in musical language in the Higher Conservatory of his hometown. He finished his formation by having master classes with Katerina Gurska, Esteban Sánchez, Gabor Gsaloj and Assia Zlatkowa in Las Palmas; and with Julian Jacobson, Bernard Roberts and William Howard in England.

He specializes in vocal accompaniment while studying in Madrid with Miguel Zanetti and Félix Lavilla, while at the same time he receives counseling from the soprano Maria Orán and the countertenor Mario Guerra and assists to vocal technique and interpretation courses given by María Orán, Victoria de los Ángeles, Teresa Berganza, Lorraine Nubar, Stuart Burrows, Ian Baar, Tom Krause, Dalton Baldwin, Giulio Zappa, Kamal Khan and Wolfram Rieger being on the last two granted with the “Joan Pons” scholarship and awarded by “Juventudes Musicales de Barcelona”.

He is a Vocal Repertoire’s professor in the Higher and Professional Conservatories of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria since 1995 as he has worked at the same time as vocal accompanist in courses given by María Orán (Caprichos Musicales de la Isla Baja – Tenerife 2007-2012), Manuel Cid (CMIB 2013), Isabel Rey, Carlos Mena, Isabel Álvarez, Miguel Zanetti y Alejandro Zabala (Higher Conservatory Las Palmas G.C.); as repetieur for Gran Teatro del Liceu de Barcelona y Teatros del Canal de Madrid (La voix humaine/Poulenc), Alfredo Kraus Las Palmas Opera Festival (La fille du régiment/Donizetti and Rigoletto/Verdi), the Opera Workshop of Las Palmas Conservatory (Le nozze di Figaro/Mozart) and the “Caprichos Musicales de la Isla Baja” (The telephone/Menotti, La serva padrona/Pergolesi and La tabernera del puerto/Sorozábal); as official accompanist in the Bilbao-Bizkaia International Singing Competition (2014), “Ciudad de Logroño” International Singing Competition (2015-2016) and the Valleseco Zarzuela Singing Competition (2014-2015-2016); as a member of the Symphonic Orchestra of Las Palmas (Missa Sancti Nicolai/Haydn, Laudate Pueri/Vivaldi and Requiem/Mozart) and the Atlantic Orchestra (Lyrical Shows of Zarzuela) and as vocal accompanist in different scenarios in Denmark, Sweden, Wales, Portugal, France, South Korea, Madrid, Seville, Palma de Mallorca, Denia, Altea, Logroño, Albacete, Jaén, Santander,  Gran Canaria, Tenerife, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, La Palma, La Gomera and El Hierro and inside the “Festival de Música de Canarias” frame with singers, such as Yolanda Auyanet, Davinia Rodríguez, Soyong Cha, Judith Pezoa, Irina Levián, Lucía Tavira, Leonor Bonilla, Natalia Labourdette, Estíbaliz Martín, Marta de Castro, Elisa Belmonte, Estefanía Perdomo, Elisandra Melián, Sheyla Rizo, Zulema Cimardi, Nora Carrasco, Ohiane Viñaspré, Xerach Alonso, Silvia Pileño, Cristina Ramos, Encarna Santana, Beatriz Ramos, Candelaria González, Paula Costes, Anna Moroz, Anna Gomá, Rosa Delia Martín, Raia Lubomirova, Cristina Calvo, Silvia Zorita, Juan Antonio Sanabria, Gustavo Peña, Francisco Corujo, Juan M. Padrón, Orlando Niz, Yauci Yanes, David Baños, Xavier Anduaga, Moisés Marín, Facundo Muñoz, Nauzet Valerón, Rubén Pérez, Íñigo Irigoyen, Alfredo García, Augusto Brito, Marcelo Aguilar y Eric Mauricio Torres.