Alba García García

Alba García García

Born in Orense, Spain, in 2003. Since 2022, she studies at the Reina Sofía School of Music’s Trumpet Chair with professor Reinhold Friedrich. She has been granted scholarships by Inditex and Fundación Albéniz. Her Majesty Queen Sofía handed her the Diploma to the most outstanding student of her chair in the 2022-2023 academic year.

She began to study trumpet at the age of nine, at the Orense Professional Music Conservatory, where she graduated with Honours every year. She has also received masterclasses by Ole Edvard Antonsen, among others.

She has played accompanied by piano as part of the “Camiños sonoros” Project and has performed a recital as part of the commemorative acts on occasion of the 65th anniversary of the Ourense Music Conservatory. She is a member of the Youth Orchestra of the Region of Madrid and the Galicia Youth Symphony Orchestra.

She was awarded first prize, B category, at the 9th Astorga Lucio Octavio Magio Competition and she was semi-finalist at the 2021 Intercentros Melómano Competition, Professional Degree, representing Galicia.

As a student of the School, she has performed with the Freixenet Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Andrés Orozco-Estrada and Péter Csaba, and with the Sinfonietta, conducted by Zsolt Nagy and she has been part of the Fundación Mutua Madrileña Ensemble.