MARGARITA ESCARPA

"One hundred per cent artist " Maria Luisa Anido said about this classic guitar player when she won second prize in her first international competition in 1990. In the same year she recorded her first CD produced by "Radio Television Española" about with C. Cooper writing in Classical Guitar, said : " she knows what she is doing ... a serious and thoughtful musician ... control of tempo, dynamics and mood are exemplary ".

These were the first steps in the professional development of this Spanish guitarist. She trained at the "Real Conservatorio Superior de Música de Madrid" where she was taught by the most important music teachers and was subjected to the influence of the best modern performers. She completed her academic education graduating with the Extraordinary Prize, and a short time later received her degree in Mathematics from the "Universidad Autónoma de Madrid".

Margarita has been awarded two national and eight international prices, including the "Solo Guitar Competition" organised by the Guitar Foundation of America in Quebec in 1994. The combination of these prizes and her talent has provided her with the opportunity to regularly participate in some of the most important music festivals in Europe, Asia and America.

As a soloist, Margarita has recorded compact discs for RTVE, Opera Tres, Naxos, and GHA records.

She presently teaches at the Vigo Conservatory in Spain, where she continues perfecting herself with her pupils.

Margarita plays with a Matthias Dammann's guitar (Germany), and uses D'Addario strings.

Specialist critics and audiences enthusiastically acclaim her artistic sensitivity and her technical competence, both guided by her extensive musical training.

Events with MARGARITA ESCARPA, 2017