Mercè Capdevila

Was born in Barcelona in 1946. She studied at the Barcelona High Municipal Music Conservatory. Simultaneously, she also studied Plastic Arts at the Massana School in Barcelona, as well as at the Kunsthand Werk Schule de Pforzheim in Germany. Previously Capdevila worked on electro-acoustic music in the Phonos Labs in Barcelona with Professor Gabriel Brncic and attended courses on composition with Luigi Nono, Josep M. Mestres-Quadreny, Luis de Pablo and others. She has received comissions from CDMC, the Ministry of Culture in Madrid, as well as the Catalan Composers Association. Capdevila is a member of the Catalan Composers Association and founder of the Spanish Electroacoustic Music Association.