Studies

2014. Graduated from the School of Fine Arts at the Autonomous University of Oaxaca. Degree in Cultural Management.

2013. Diploma course in composition for symphonic band and solo voice. Arts Center, San Agustin Etla, Oaxaca.

2011. Diploma course in composition for symphonic band. Arts Center, San Agustín Etla, Oaxaca.

2007-2011. Diploma course in composition. Music Creation Workshop, Oaxaca.

2003-2004. Diploma course in choir conducting. Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, Zoltán Kodály Pedagogical Institute of Music, Kécskemet, Hungary.

2003. Diploma course in choir conducting. Center of Choir Studies of Oaxaca.

1993. Graduated from the School of Fine Arts at the Autonomous University of Oaxaca. Degree in transverse flute.

 

Awards

2019. Award to remarkable women Great Women, Great Stories, granted by the Ministry of Women of Oaxaca in recognition to her work and commitment as a composer.

2016. Member of the National System of Art Creators.

2015. Honorable mention to her work Al  Fuji Subes, International Competition of Chamber Choir, Jalisco Canta.

 

Scholarships

2016. Member of the National System of Art Creators. Generation 2016-2019.

2013. Project:  photo production of contemporary music for webpages. Artist: Dora Vera. Government of the State of Oaxaca.

2012. Project: production of CD of choir music. Performer: Axis Mundi. Conductor: Dora Vera.

2009. Project: Transcription and recovery of the work The Wedding of Cosijoeza. PECDA, Oaxaca.

2003-2006. Scholarship to study at the Kodály Institute, Hungary granted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

1998. Transverse flute, FOESCA.

Music Work

Ambivalences, for string quartet. Performer: Arcano String Quartet.

Nature in Three Movements, for woodwind quintet. Performer: Carivato Quintet.

Fandango, for brass quintet. Performer. Eduardo Mata Quintet, conducted by Faustino Díaz.

Hail Regina, for soprano and organ. Performer: Lourdes Ambriz, soprano, and Eliseo Martinez, organist.

Gears, for symphonic band. Performer: Band of the State of Oaxaca, conducted by Juan Trigos.

Albatross, for bass clarinet and percussions. Performer: Duplum Duet.

Green Heart, for symphonic band and solo voice. Performer: Symphonic Band of the State of Oaxaca, and Lourdes Ambriz, soprano, conducted by Arturo Quezadas.

Miniature, for flute, violin, and viol. Performer: Efraín Oscher, flute; Juan Carlos Higuita, violin; Sandra Arango, viol.

Mirrors, for mixed ensemble. Performer: Paramirabo Ensemble.

Water Skin, for tenor and orchestra. Performer: Symphonic Orchestra of Oaxaca, and Orlando Pineda, tenor; conducted by Gabriela Díaz Alatriste.

Temple of Conch Shells, for tenor and orchestra. Performer: Symphonic Orchestra of Oaxaca, and Orlando Pineda, tenor; conducted by Gabriela Díaz Alatriste.

Beast of Light, for soprano and orchestra. Performer: Symphonic Orchestra of Oaxaca, and Violeta Dávalos, soprano, conducted by Enrique Barrios.

Offering, for soprano and orchestra. Performer: Symphonic Orchestra of Oaxaca, and Brenda Santiago, soprano, conducted by Eliseo Martinez.

 

 

 

Works in progress to be premiered by 2020

 

Cantata para un heroe 8 venado “Garra de Jaguar” Epopeya de un Rey Mixteco, written for soprano, mezzo soprano, baritone, symphonic band and mixed choir.

Kaleidoscope, for string quartet.

Transfigured Landscape for mixed ensemble and electronic music.

Kaleidoscope in Three Perspectives, for flute trio.

 

Professional Experience

2018. Member of the Technical Commission of Music, PECDA of Jalisco.

2017. National System of Arts Creators, mentor and composer.

2007-2016. School of Fine Arts at the Autonomous University of Oaxaca, music professor.

2010-2016. Creates Axis Mundi, Choir of the Autonomous University of Oaxaca.

2013-2015. Autonomous University of Oaxaca, Academic Coordinator of the Cultural Management and Sustainable Development Bachelor´s Degree.

2009. CONACULTA, Instructor for the Basic Course of Choir Conducting for Teachers, Diploma course.

2007-2009. Creates the University Choir of the Regional University of the Southwest in Oaxaca.

2007-2008. Creates the Children´s Choir of the Cuicalli Classroom.

2002-2003. Music Center of Oaxaca, Music teacher.

1996-2000. Creates the flute and guitar duet Lira y Transversera.

1992-1994. Founding member of the Symphonic Orchestra of Oaxaca.

 

Recordings

2012. Al Fuji Subes, Axis Mundi. Record production: C*12 and UABJO. Music Production: Dora Vera.

2012. Gears. New Music for Woodwind Band, Vol. 1. Production: CONACULTA / SCAO / CASAE.  Academic coordinator: Victor Rasgado.

2014- Green Heart. New Music for Soloists and Woodwind Band, Vol.2, CD 2, Production: CONACULTA / SCAO / CASAE. Academic coordinator: Victor Rasgado.

2013. Record production for webpages. Artist: Dora Vera.

Publications

2013. New Music for Woodwind Band, CONACULTA / SCAO, pages 7-49.

 

Other Courses

2018. Introduction to electroacoustic composition, Mexican Center of Music and Sound art.

2017. Music for Cinema, CMMAS.

2017. Course of Composition for Strings, Professor Enrico Chapela.

2014-2016. Singing courses, School of Fine Arts.

2014. Composition Workshop, Professor Javier Alvarez.

2014. Viceregal Music Workshop, Professor: Aurelio Tello.

2013. Japanese Choir Music Workshop, Professor: Takafumi Kikomura.

2013. Study and Implementation of Contemporary Technics on Music Composition Workshop, Professor: Vicente Barrientos.

2012. SuperCollider Course, CASAE.

2011. Composition Course, CASAE.

2011. Composition Course, Professor: Arturo Marquez.

2009. Vocal Technique Course, Professor: Linus Lerner.

2009. Choir Conducting Course, National Arts Center of Mexico City.

2009. Musical Score Design Course, Professor: María Cristina Galvez.

2008. Musical Score Edition Course, Professor: María Cristina Galvez.

2008. 11st German Choir Conducting Symposium, conducted by Professor Werner Pfaff.

2003-2006. Transverse Flute, private lessons with Professor Akos Dratsay, Kécskemet, Hungary.

2003-2006. Hungarian Choir Music Course, Professor: Lilla Gábor.

1992-1994. Transverse Flute courses at the Music School Ollin Yolliztli, Mexico City.

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