Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya
2-4 February 2018
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Ernesto Briceño

Diplomaed for Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA, EEUU.

In Barcelona Spain he studied at the Modern Music Hall, Film Scoring seminars with Jose Nieto, studied with Enric Alberich, Frances Burrull, Tomas Lorenzo and Horacio Fumero among others.

Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA, Studies with Mat Glaser, Darol Anger, John Blake, Mimi Rabson among others. In Film Scoring he studied with Richard Davis, Ruth Mendelson, Joe Smith or Don Wilkins.

Founding member of the string quartet Virus String Quartet.

He has conducted orchestras Prague Symphony and Symphony Galicia, Aragua Symphony, Symphony Conservatori Burgos. He conducted the soundtrack: OST of "Insconcientes", "Cargo", "Napoleón y yo" documentary "La Chana.” and “La lluita d’Arnau”. Music "Siudy Garrido: Between Worlds 2014 - 2015".

Author of the book "El Violín Actual" and of the DVD "Flamenco for strings" (Flamenco for instruments of Arco) 2008. Publishes the book and DVD "Flamenco for Strings" 2013 (finals).

He is a session musician in the music production scene in Spain, collaborating as a violinist and arranger in Pop, Rock, World Music, Flamenco etc.

As a pedagogue, he has been involved in the pedagogy of violin and World Music for almost 20 years. Modern Violin in the Classroom of Music of the Conservatory of the Liceu of Barcelona, in the Conservatory of Vic and in the Superior School of the Taller de Músics of Barcelona. Dicta workshops on the violin in the World Music, Flamenco, Jazz.He has given lectures and workshops at the ESMUC in Barcelona "Fiddle Congress", Liceu Conservatory of Barcelona, Central University of Venezuela, PAIDEIA Foundation of Coruña, Bolivariana Maracaibo University, Miro Foundation, Palau School. In Barcelona, Fescat school of traditional music, Conservatory Superior of Burgos, Espai Marfá of Barcelona and in the superior school of the Taller de Músics of Barcelona.

Projects created:
Documentary Persimpatia, Master class of "Extreme Strings" in Venezuela, India, Burgos, Girona, Barcelona.

Founder and director of the Center for Musical Studies María Grever, in Parets del Vallès (Barcelona).

Director and creator of the projects Cordes del Món and Circular Concert.