from Valencia, Spain, after clarinet studies at Madrid’s Conservatorium,
Carlos relocated to the Netherlands in 1995 in order to continue his musical
education with Harry Sparnaay at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, obtaining
a Bachelor Degree and a Second Phase Degree in Bass Clarinet.
Founding member of Insomnio Ensemble and the N Collective, he collaborates
with Klangforum Wien, Ictus Ensemble, ASKO Ensemble, Nieuw Ensemble, MusikFabrik
and Radio Kamer Filharmonie with whom he has recorded for Unsounds, NMC,
FMP, Cpo, Kairos, Teldec and Ox-R.
He has performed at many international festivals in Europe, Africa, Asia
Carlos has been soloist with the Nieuw Ensemble, Klangforum Wien and Insomnio
In 2000, after several working sessions with Pierre Boulez, Carlos Gálvez
performed for the first time the version for bass clarinet and live electronics
of "Dialogue de l'ombre double". During 2004-05 he was invited
by the Nieuw Ensemble to premiere “Shadowtime”, first Brian
Ferneyhough’s Opera, which was released on NMC Records.
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