Ángeles López Artiga

Composer, singer, pianist and pedagogue, studied in Valencia, Madrid, Graz and Salzburg achieving the highest grades and awards. As a composer she has published orchestra compositions, operas, sonatas series of songs, pieces por piano, etc. that have been premiered in England, The Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Italy, Canada, United States, Russia, Germany, Denmark, etc. In 1990 she was invited to the Harvard University (USA) to present her work as a composer. In 1999 her opera “Elsa´s Goodbye” made its debut in Broadway (New York). She sang the leading role of Elsa herself. Her Majesty the Queen of Spain, Doña Sofía, accepted her dedicatory for the edition of her preludes for piano “Los Inmortales”. As a soprano she has performed with The Berlin Philarmonic, The Viena Philarmonic, The Mozarteums of Salzburg, Palau de la Música of Valencia and Barcelona, at the Auditorium of Madrid, Milán, Rome, Sttutgart, Copenhague, Budapest, Boston, etc. She has recorded numerous albums of her works and the International repertoire for serveral record companies. As a pedagogue and musicologist she has numerous books published. Since 1992 she directs the series of lectures and concerts “Las Artes En Pararelo” in the Palau de la Música of Valencia. She has been director at the Institute of Musicolgy for the Valencian Local Government. She has been bestowed with the “Ausias March” award for her important contribution to music as a performer, a composer and a musicologist. She is an honorary citizen of her native town “Massamagrell”. The Valencian Academy Of Music has nominated her as Notable of the Valencian Music. She has been professor at the Music Conservatoire of Valencia. She is member of the Arst Advisors Council at the the Valencian International University.