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
The academic year 2015/2016 is coming to its end. But in these last months of hard work, marimba students will still have one last chance to receive some pieces of advice about technical and musical skills of the instrument and its repertoire, as well some other important aspects such as movement and stage presence.
These last Master Classes will take place in April in Fuenlabrada (Madrid) and in May in Almoradí (Alicante). These activities are aimed at students of all levels (from Elementary to University). Continue reading
In 1741, Johann Sebastian Bach published what would become not only one of his masterpieces, but one of the most important works of his time and a reference in the History of Music. On the 275th anniversary of its publication, the Goldberg Variations BWV 988 return to the scenes by the hand of Katarzyna Myćka and Conrado Moya in a unique marimba duo version. Continue reading
In February and March, marimba students will have the opportunity to complement their studies with Conrado Moya in Albacete, Madrid, Benetússer (Valencia) and Cieza (Murcia) in Spain and Bamberg in Germany.
During the classes, technical and musical issues about the marimba and its repertoire will be discussed, as well as other important aspects such as movement and stage presence. Some of these Master Classes also include a concert to complement the educational activities. Continue reading