Patricia Fernandez Chaparro

Piano Teacher

Born in La Línea de la Concepción (Cadiz) she began her piano studies at the age of 8 at the "Muñoz Molleda" Professional Conservatory of Music in her hometown. From 10 to 13 years old she was the pianist for the "Young Orchestra" of Sarah Barnes and at age 13 she was the pianist of the "Children's Orchestra" of Emilio Aragón. In 2000 she won the first prize of the 1st Andalucian Music Contest. During her adolescence she completed her Professional Degree in Music in Granada with teachers Ángel Zarzuela Paredes (piano) and Francisco Gil Valencia (harmony and analysis). During this stage, she also completed all ABRSM examinations, with professors Jesús Carrasco Barea (Piano) and Monica Forrester-Becko (Theory). In 2006 she obtained the highest grade in the entrance tests to the Conservatories of Music of Andalucia, and continued studying at the Conservatory of Music "Manuel Castillo" of Seville with Professor of Piano Dña. Pilar Bilbao Iturburu. There she obtained  the  "Mercedes Millán"scholarship for pianists two years in succession.  She finished her training at the "Rafael Orozco" Superior Conservatory of Music in Cordoba with the professor of Piano D. Andrés Cosano Molleja. She has also studied piano performance at "Fryderyk Chopin University of Music" in Warsaw with professors Andrzej Dutkiewicz and Jan Kadlubiski. She has completed the Master's Degree in Teacher Training in Secondary Education and Baccalaureate at the University of Málaga and the Master's Degree in Primary Education at Valencian International University.

From a very young age, she has received master classes of perfection and interpretation by Vovka Ashkenazy, Pilar Bilbao Iturburu, Ana Guijarro Malagón, Elena Orobio Vizcarra, Jesús Carrasco Barea, Rafael Herrador Pino, Michele Ignelzi, Alessandra Gentile, Andrzej Dutkiewicz, Marco Simoncini, Giusseppe Mallozzi, Ángel Zarzuela Paredes, Siliana Zdravkova, etc. She has given piano and chamber music recitals in various theaters and concert halls in Poland, the United Kingdom and Spain.

She currently works as a Secondary Education Music Teacher in Spain and is a professor of piano at G.A.M.P.A.

Teaches:

Music
One to One Tuition,Paired tuition,Group Theory,Group Classes in Technical Elements
Piano