VIOLA - Pilar Marín :: Faculty :: esim

Born in Denia (Alicante), he began his musical studies at the age of 6 in his hometown. He obtained the title of Superior Professor of Clarinet and Viola at the “Salvador Seguí” Superior Conservatory of Music in Castellón with maximum qualifications in both specialties. Subsequently, he completed two years of postgraduate studies at the Higher School of Music of Catalonia with the prestigious violist Ashan Pillai.


He simultaneously receives classes and masterclasses from Ulrich Knörzer, Enrique Santiago, Jesse Levine, Alfonso Guedin, Peter Langgartner, Hideko Kobayashi, Leo De Neve, Emilio Mateu, Wieslaw Rekucki, Erwin Schiffer, among others.


She is a winner in various national and international competitions, as well as a scholarship recipient from various institutions, highlighting the scholarship awarded by the Karl Flesch Academie (Baden-Baden, Germany). In 2008 she was the Spanish representative selected to perform, along with 21 other musicians of different nationalities from the European Union, in the concert held in the European Parliament on the occasion of her 50th birthday.


She has been a member of the Youth Orchestra of the Generalitat Valenciana, World Musical Youth Orchestra, National Youth Orchestra of Spain, European Union Youth Orchestra and Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra.


He tours throughout Spain and abroad, performing in such prestigious auditoriums as the “Golden Hall of the Musikverein” in Vienna, “Concertgebouw” in Amsterdam, “Royal Albert Hall” in London and “Konzerthaus” in Berlin, among others. .

She regularly shares the stage with great conductors and soloists such as Daniel Baremboim, Zubin Mehta, Plácido Domingo, Mstislav Rostropovich, Montserrat Caballé, Valery Gergiev, Gidon Kremer, Ainhoa Arteta, Krzysztof Penderecki, Mischa Maisky, ..

She is invited to perform frequently with the RTVE Orchestra, CV Orchestra of the Palau de Les Arts, Barcelona and National Symphony Orchestra of Catalonia, Manuel de Falla Orchestra, Galicia Symphony Orchestra, Vallés Symphony Orchestra and Gran Canaria Philharmonic Orchestra.


She maintains an intense activity both in the field of chamber music and in her role as a concert performer, having performed as a soloist with the National Youth Orchestra of Spain, the Valencia Orchestra, the Baden-Baden Philharmonic Orchestra (Germany), the Collegium Orchestra, Vivaldi Ensemble.

Her teaching work includes courses and master classes throughout Spain, as well as being a guest teacher for different young orchestras.

She is Viola Soloist of the Valencia Orchestra, of which she has been a part since 2006 and to which she joined when she was only 22 years old.