Carlota Garriga Kuijpers

(born on 21th February 1937 in Amberes, Belgium) Composer and pianist.
When she was four years old she moved to Barcelona where she began her musical training at the Marshall Academy. Years later she directed the academy, with an intense educational work. As a pianist, she has given several recitals and performances as soloist with orchestra. As a composer her catalog of works is not very extensive, with the piano repertoire standing out among her works.
Recordings: Elegía. Orquestra Simfònica de l'Empordà. Carles Coll, Director. 1CM0165; B-10020-072. CDs. Columna música.
Selected works: Cançons populars catalanes para voz y piano (1. Mariagneta, 2. Canço del lladre, 3. L'Emigrant): [arreglo], voice, pf; Claudiana, 1986, fl, pf; Combat del somni, 1993, voice, pf; Divertimento para cuarteto de viento, 1960, fl, cl, ob, fg; Dos poemas, 1997; Elegía: para clarinet (o violin), violonchelo y piano, 1983; Ensayo a dos, 1984, 2 pf; Fantasía concertante: para piano y orquesta de cuerda, 1958, pf, symphony orchestra; Miniaturas: suite para piano solo, 2005, pf.