Luis Cojal

Écrit par Thierry Barbé. Posted in Classique

He was born in La Havana (Cuba). He began his double bass studies at the National School of Art with the renowned double bass player and Cuban pedagogue Manuel Valdés, continuing in the Superior Institute of Art. He has played in the most important chamber and symphonic music groups of Cuba and abroad, under the baton of famous conductors like Ivan del Prado,Ernest Martinez Isquierdo, Salvador Brotons, Diego Masson, Oleg Christian Ruth…., After a international competition, he was selected to participate in the "World Orchestra of Musical Youths Young Musicians", with which he toured Canada, Norway, Poland, Germany and Holland, giving concerts in the most important halls of Europe like: The Concertguebaw of Amsterdam, the Philharmonic Orchestra of Berlin, The philharmonic Orchestra of Oslo, ..he is invited to diferents internationals curs like International Music Curs of Peralta de la Salt ,and International Curs of Palma de  Mallorca(Spain). Recently he has been invited by the great double bassist  Wolfgang Gutler to International Double bass ``Course and festival of Capbreton" (France), considered as one of the most important in Europe and where he has and played with great double bass masters like: Thierry Barbe ,Massimo Giorgi,Bernard Salles…, ... Nowadays he teaches double bass at the Superior Conservatory of Music of the Liceo in Barcelona, and he also teaches double bass and chamber music at the Professional Conservatory of Music in Vila-seca (Tarragona). He is the soloist double bass player in: Barcelona 216 Orchestra, and the International  Ensemble of Catalunya  ... play with diferents chambers grups like :SonBasEnsemble,fiharmoniaGaudi,Diafan Trio,Quinteto Urfé …..