Elisabet Raspall Guillamont

(born in 1966 in Barcelona, Spain). Composer and pianist. She studied at the Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu de Barcelona, where she earned the Professional Diploma, and obtained the Superior Degree at the Taller de Músics de Barcelona. Later, in the U.S.A, with a scholarship, she studied contemporary music at the Berklee College of Music, where she graduated in Professional Music. She attended numerous jazz seminars in Barcelona, in the International Seminar of Jazz Schools in Dublín, and in differents Jazz Festivals. She worked in different occasions at television channels in Spain and in theatre plays. She combines professional activities with teaching. Presently she is working as pianist in the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (Esmuc). She recorded 7 CD's with her own original compositions and others in collaboration.
Selected Works: Triangles (Fresh Sound New Talent- FSNT 18, 1996); Lila (Fresh Sound New Talent- FSNT 58, 1999); Maram (Fresh Sound World Jazz- FSWJ 13, 2000); Quatro (Ediciones PAE, 2005); Bossanova i la Geltrú (Raspall Records-Nomada57213, 2010); Plujazz (Raspall Records- RR001, 2010); L'istiu ak cor- Summer heart (Raspall Records- RR002, 2011); El petó/The Kiss (Raspall Records- RR003)
Awards: She received several rewards from Associació de Músics de Jazz de Catalunya, and by Radio 4, RNE in Catalonia.

Contact: www.elisabetraspall.com