New York-based Venezuelan violist Ramón Carrero-Martínez won the Grand Prize at the 2022 Fischoff Chamber Music Competition as a member of the Terra String Quartet, a young and vibrant ensemble based in NewYork City, and he has won other competitions in the US, Italy, and Venezuela as both a soloist and a chamber musician.
His most recent engagements include the Semifinals of Sphinx Competition 2023, Tour with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra 2023, and his debut as a soloist with the New York Classical Players performing the world premiere of James Ra's “Triple Viola Concerto”. As a chamber musician, he has appeared at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, Haydn Hall of the Esterházy Palace, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, among others, and festivals such as Esterhazy Palace String Quartet Festival, Musica Mundi International Chamber Music Festival, Music@Menlo Chamber Music Festival, and Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival.
Mr. Carrero-Martinez was an “El Sistema” member and previously studied economics in Venezuela. He holds a Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degree from the Manhattan School of Music, studying with Daniel Avshalomov.
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