Javier Sanz Pascual

Javier Sanz Pascual

Born in Madrid (Spain) in 2002. Since 2020, he studies at the Reina Sofía School of Music’s Bassoon Chair with professor Gustavo Núñez. He has been granted a scholarship by Fundación Albéniz.

He studied at Majadahonda’s Professional Conservatory of Music with professor Fernando Sánchez. He has attended bassoon masterclasses by Dominique Deguines, Enrique Abargues, Vincenzo Menghini, Marco Postinghel, and Rie Koyama, as well as orchestral masterclasses by Salvador Aragó, Jean Pascal Post, Héctor Escudero, Cyril Ciabaud, and Cecilia Bercovich.

From 2014 to 2019 he was first bassoon at the European Youth Orchestra of Madrid, with whom he performed as soloist. During the 2016-2017 academic year he was first bassoon at the Tempo Primo Orchestra of Fundación Música Maestro. In the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 seasons he was first bassoon at the Orchestre des Lycées Français du Monde, collaborating with musicians from the Orchestre Philarmonie de Radio France. In the 2019-2020 academic year he became a member of the Youth Orchestra of the Community of Madrid’s list of musicians.

As a student of the School, he is currently a member of the Zéphyros Quintet and the Telemann Ensemble.