Maria Rosa Ribas Monet

Was born in Barcelona in 1944. Completed her musical studies at the Barcelona Municipal Music Conservatory where she obtained piano, guitar, solfeio and composition degrees. She has worked with Sofia Puche (piano), Xavier Montsalvatge (composition), Antoni Ros Marbà (orchestra conducting), Paul Schilhawsky (piano accompaniment). In 1998 the Catalan Woman Assotiation granted her the First Prize for Caterina Albert i Paradís and the lied El bes.As a pianist she make duo with the soprano M. Àngels Miró. Special take up to contemporary catalan music. She is teaching piano at the Barcelona Municipal Music Conservatory. Since 1980 she is a member of the CatalanCompositors Association.