The Orquesta Filarmónica de Gran Canaria has recently announced at a press conference its new 2018-19 season, which will feature an event of great significance in the sphere of the marimba and the Spanish music: the world premiere of Joaquín Rodrigo’sConcerto for piano and orchestrain its version for marimba, transcribed and performed by Conrado Moya. Continue reading
The Spanish agency, which will represent Conrado worldwide, becomes this way one of the pioneers in introducing the marimba as a soloist instrument, counting on Conrado Moya as “one of the most representative figures in Spain and with greatest international presence”. Continue reading
This November Conrado Moya will be on tour in Canada and the US with a full agenda of performances as marimba soloist, in duo and marimba quartet and will also be giving various Master Classes. Toronto will be the starting point for a tour that will conclude in Indianapolis with his participation at PASIC 2016, the most prestigious percussion convention world-wide. Continue reading
The Albacete Symphony Orchestra is celebrating its twentieth anniversary with a special program to be performed in two concerts and to which Conrado Moya has been invited to participate as marimba soloist. The concerts will take place in the Teatro Circo in Albacete (Friday, October 28th, 21:00h) and in the Auditorium in Fuentealbilla (Saturday, October 29th, 19:00h). Continue reading
For their upcoming Spainish premiere of Bach’s Goldberg Variations for marimba duo, Conrado Moya and Katarzyna Myćka provide a taste of what it will be like to hear Bach’s Variations -a key work in the history of music- played by a duo of marimbas.
The video, which was recorded after the world premiere in Stuttgart, Germany, on 10th of April, provides an abstract of a work which is full of contrasts and emotions, as well as technical and musical challenges, in this unprecedented version for a marimba duo. Continue reading