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José María Sánchez-Verdú

  • José María Sánchez-Verdú © EFE

    José María Sánchez-Verdú © EFE






Date of birth

Mar 7, 1968

"Composer and conductor."

He was born in Algeciras (Cadiz) in 1968. He studied violin, piano, organ, composition and conducting in Granada under Antón García Abril and Arturo Tamayo, among others. He finished his training in Madrid and Frankfurt, and also has a degree in law. His compositions have received numerous international prizes and been performed in top venues and festivals all over the world. He has worked with the most prestigious orchestras in the country and abroad, including orchestras in Italy, Germany, Poland, Austria and Peru. He also teaches widely in conservatories throughout the world and organises courses to younger generations of Spanish composers. He is a sought-after speaker, and currently lives in Berlin.


National Music Award

Highlighted works

  • El viaje de Simorgh
  • AURA

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