AuthorJesús Rodríguez Picó
Barcelona ( 1953 )
Composer and clarinet player, Jesús Rodríguez Picó was born in Barcelona, Spain. He attended the “Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu” of that city, where he graduated and continued his studies of clarinet in France.
He became familiar with contemporary music as a member of several chamber groups specialized in this repertoire as the “Grup Instrumental Català”, “Solars Vortices” and “Multimusica” among others. Between 1976 and 1990, Jesús Rodríguez Picó took part in many concerts and recordings as a clarinet player premiering many new works by contemporary composers.
In 1982 he was awarded with the first prize of the “Juventuts Musicals de Barcelona” competition for one of his works.
As a composer, his works are performed by many important groups and orchestras as "Diabolus in Musica", "Solars Vortices", “Grupo Koan”, “Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya”, “Filharmònica de Minsk”, “Orquesta Nac...