Maite Aurrekoetxea Viloria

(born 23 June 1971in Bilbao, Spain) composer, conductor and teacher. She studied accordion with J.A. Hontoria, piano, viola, harmony and counterpoint and fugue with Rafael Castro and John Lamb at the Bilbao Conservatory. She studied composition and orchestration with Carmelo Bernaola and electronic music with Alfonso Garcia de la Torre at the Vitoria-Gasteiz Conservatory and conducting studies at the Madrid Conservatory. As a composer she is the author of numerous works, receiving the BBK scholarship to write her concerto for clarinet and orchestra. Her works have been programmed in festivals such as Alicante or Vitoria’s Electroacoustic Music Festival .She is currently director of the Symphony Orchestra of the Music School of Bergara and the Bilbao Music Conservatory Orchestra.
Selected works: Aparece, 1994, cl, vlc, pf; Un arrebato, 1999, fis, vl, pf; Besarkada batekin = Con un abrazo, 1998, fis- tape; Besonders, 1998, sax t, mar, tape; Concierto para clarinete y orquesta, 1997, cl, 4 perc, arp, strings; Estela, 1996, vla, electr; Ki- shar, 1997, perc, tape; Lau kolore, 1997, 2 vl, vla, vlc; Miradas, 1998, fl, cl, vl, vlc; La Negra Ker, 1995, cl picc, 2 cl Sib, cl b; Voz, 1996, electr; Zurrunbilo, 2000, sax t/br, fis, perc