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Biography

Education:

  • Superior Music Conservatory of Barcelona (Conservatori Superior de Musica de Barcelona) , Musician Seminars of Barcelona (Tallers de Musics de Barcelona) and Superior Music School of Catalunya (Escola Superior de Musica de Catalunya – ESMUC).
  • Advanced Music Title from Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC)
  • Advanced Image and Sound Technician from Institut politècnic Sant Ignasi and Electronic Engineer Technician from the EUSS-UAB
  • Currently taking classes from: Lluís Esquadra, Jaume Gispert and Joan Monné (piano), Lluís Vergés (harmony, composition and orquestra), Ramón Porter (Counterpoint and fugue), Pere Casulleres (recording techniques).

Composition

  • 20 years of composing experience for advertisements, publicity, documentaries, multimedia products and all kinds of audiovisual products, assuming productions from the MIDI programming to final mastering.
  • Since 1995 has collaborated as a compositor in the sound tracks of Barcelona Multimedia‘s products, with more than 30 published titles. They are the Premier world Publisher of Christian Content for Kids for iPhone, iPod touch & iPad with over 3 million downloads. Most notable creations for this company are “Treasure Island”, “Discovering the Bible -”, “Dali and the fly’s dream”, “Miro’s Architecture” and the game collection “Otijocs”.
  • Composition specialization for interactive and multimedia products.

Recordings and Sound Engineering

  • Sound technician at “Can Bruixa” studio 1990-1993, taking care of the realization of soundtracks, publicity music and recoding of overdubbing.
  • Between 1993 and 1999 collaborated as a sound technician at hundreds of live performances. This includes the prestigious venues of “Palau Sant Jordi” and the “Palau de la Música Catalana”.
  • Engineer at Jazz and modern music recordings as well as at ancient, classic and contemporary music recordings. Has published recordings with recording companies such as “Naxos” and “La Ma de Guido” amongst others and the formations “BCN216” and “Cor de Noies de l’Orfeó català“. Specialised in acoustic recordings with classical forma (choirs, soloists and chamber ensembles) as studio manager.

Teaching:

  • From 2000: Teacher of electronic, acoustics and video IT. Telecommunications Grade Training Cycle (CFGS), NVQ Advanced, at Escoles Professionals Salesianes de Sarrià.
  • Lecturer in music technology, i.e. Universitat d’Enginyeria Electrònica EUSS in 2001,2002 ( MIDI protocol course), and the Facultat de Pedagogia UB, in 2000 (Music and communication media).
  • Lecturer at the “International Vocational Learning Meeting”, Specialist School and Academies Trust (London),2006.
  • Lecturer on specific issues, such as the relationship between performance of the sound and the music within the audiovisual media. Post Graduate course of Graphic Communication Sciences, UAB, 2001.

Publications:

  • Co-author “Curso IBM de creación y realización Multimedia”, Multimedia Ediciones S.A. ISBN 84-89956-22-7
  • Co-author of the chapters “Música i sonido en sistemas multimedia”, “Sistemas acusticos y de tratamiento del sonido”, for the “Graduado Multimedia” of UOC (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya)

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