Guest Pianist from Spain visits Spring Valley

L-R Dr. Hawkins and Marina Rodriguez-Bria
Marina Rodriguez-Bria, an Internationally acclaimed pianist from Barcelona, performed 4 lecture/recitals on Spanish piano music to our students at Spring Valley. Thanks again Marina for visiting our Vikings. 

Marina Rodríguez Brià was born in Sant Vicenç de Castellet (Barcelona) and studied at the Conservatori Superior Municipal de Música of Barcelona, at the Conservatoire National de Musique, Danse et Art Dramatique of Perpignan (France) and also at the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and she has a degree in Music and French Philology. She has continued her studies with different international courses and she has been awarded many prizes in piano, chamber music and poetry contests.

She has performed at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden (Berlin State Opera), the concert hall Laeiszhalleof Hamburg, The Sage auditorium of Gateshead, L’Auditori of Barcelona, the Opera of Stuttgart, Teatros del Canal of Madrid, Palau de la Música of Barcelona and Valencia, the Aalto Opera of Essen, Casa da Musica of Oporto, Gran Rex Theatre of Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón of Bogotá and at the international festivals of Grafenegg (Austria) and Ludwigsburg (Germany), among others.Thanks again Marina for visiting our Vikings.