María Ángeles Gutiérrez Urbaneta

(born on 3rd February 1969 in Bilbao, Spain) Composer, teacher and pianist. She won the highest piano degree at the "Juan Crisostomo Arriaga" Conservatory in her hometown, as well as music theory, music education and composition at "Jesus Guridi" Music Conservatory in Vitoria. She continued her training with Grumb, Sciarrino, Ferneyhough, Cristobal Halffter, Mauricio Sotelo and Hosokawa, among others. Some of her works have been performed in the Basque country and in Mexico in festivals such as the cycle "Nuevas Tendencias en la Música Contemporánea" or Jornadas de Música Electroacústica in Vitoria. She teaches at "Jesus Guridi" Music Conservatory in Vitoria and she is a Monterrey Contemporary Ensemble collaborator. She has received commissions from various performers and groups.
Selected works: Afrodisia, 2000, a, instrumental ensemble; All'intorno, 2000, 2 vl, vla, vlc; Anhelo, 2000, symphony orchestra, perc; Los anteojos, 1999, vl, pf; Cosmogonía, 2001, cl, electr; Efectos de causas, causas de efectos, 2003, 4 chi; Espacios, 2001, tape; Eternidad, 2002, sax a, vla, Heptarritimia 696, 1999, fl, cl sib, vl, vlc; Mareas, 2004, perc, electr; Miscelánea, 2001, symphonie orchestra.