Marta Cascales Alimbau
Pianist & composer

About

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Hi! I'm Marta, a pianist and composer from Barcelona, passionate about creating music collaborating with other artistic disciplines such as dance, film and poetry. 

I work creating original music for shortfilms, advertising, documentaries, promotional videos, dance & theatre companies; and performing live music for private and public events.

Studies and Courses

BA Music Composition, Taller de Músics (currently). / Audiovsiual Communication BA, Universitat of Barcelona. / Professional Intermediate-level Music Qualification, Piano, CMMB.

Musical Accompaniment to the Movement of Performing Arts, Institut del Teatre. /  Composition for Film with Alejandro Román, Escuela de Música Creativa, Madrid.

Performances

Piano Day concert, Barcelona. / Festival Inspira, Siurana. / Indies Keeping Secrets, Bruselas. / Altaïr, Barcelona. / Centre Cultural Can Déu, Barcelona. / Antiga Fàbrica Estrella Damm, Barcelona. / Teatre del Raval, Barcelona. / Festival Fringe Talent and Creativity, Torroella de Montgrí. / Bazaar Cafe, San Francisco / Ordinaire, Oakland. / Indies Keeping Secrets, Barcelona. / Ultra Local Records, Barcelona. The Place, Madrid. / Red Clay Theatre, Atlanta. / Hard Rock Café, Barcelona. / MNAC Museum with Maria Canals Organization, Barcelona. / Zirkolika Awards Gala, Barcelona.

Commissions (Original Music)

Leo Messi Fundation. / Diputació de Barcelona - European Commission. / Blanquerna - Facultat de Comunicació. / International Bobcatsss Congress. / Eulàlia Grau Exhibition video with UB, MACBA. / Nomo Japanese Restaurant.

Discography Pirouette, 12 original piano pieces.

Grants & Awards  

Selected as artist in residency, Var Program, Sausalito (California). / Best original soundtrack, Visual Sound Festival 10th Edition. / First Place Tu hi toques, Maria Canals International Piano Competition.  

Publications and Features

Arts i Oficis, TV3. / Cultura, El Periódico / Publication by Richard Wakefield. / España Directo, TVE. 


For any collaboration, commission, book a concert or just to say hi, contact me at:

hola@martacascales.com +34.695.485.665